As always, this is the final image that we’ll be creating:
Create a new document (1080X1200px).
We’re going to use guides in order to set out our layout. In order to set a guide, go to view>new guide and then specify either horizontal or vertical, as well as a distance for your guide. The default guide setting is in cm, but you can simply type in px.
To start with we’re going to set out our main content area’s width, and so set vertical guides at 90px and 990px. This will mean that we have a 900px wide content area, which is 90px away from each side of your canvas.
Now we’re going to lay out the rest of our layout’s guides. These will all be horizontal guides and need to use the following measures: