Typographic Poster Template

poster layout - graphic design template for InDesign - free template with simple vertical text poster design

This free poster template for InDesign has a graphic and modern typographic design which can be easily customised with your own text content. Use this versatile poster to promote events, exhibitions or music concerts.

This downloadable free poster template combines a dramatic vertical text effect with stylish photography and a clean, minimal layout. The poster template is super easy to edit and adapt in Adobe InDesign.

3 pro tips for creating effective posters:

  1. The title text should be attention-grabbing and legible when viewing from a distance.
  2. Avoid multiple images or busy elements—opt for a single, strong graphic.
  3. Less is always more—be sure to leave plenty of white space on the layout to help focus the eye.

Poster format: 24″ x 36″
(Need a slightly different size? Learn how to resize this template )

Below you can preview the poster layout, download the InDesign file and find a bunch of helpful tips on how to edit templates in InDesign.Free InDesign Poster layout template. Free download for Adobe InDesign. Vertical text poster layout.InDesign Poster Template - free download. Simple graphic event poster with typographic layout.vertical text indesign typography quick tutorial vertical text indesign typography quick tutorial

Download this Template

Download this poster template for free (your download will include an INDD file for InDesign CS6 and an IDML version for opening in InDesign CS4, CS5 or CC):

Instructions for Downloading the Image Files

Get 5 high res images used in this template free via Depositphotos.
Click this link to create a free account with 5 credits, then copy the codes below to look-up and download the images on Depositphotos:


Font files

Charlevoix Pro 

Help Working with InDesign Templates

We’ve put together a collection of helpful tips to make editing our InDesign templates super easy. If you’re a newbie to Adobe InDesign it’s worth checking these out before starting work on your design.

How to Open an InDesign Template
How to Work With Layers in Your Document
How to Add Your Own Text
How to Export Your Document for Printing
How to Change the Fonts in a Document

Discover more advice for InDesign beginners on our Tutorials page. Or why not seek out inspiration about typography, layout design and much more right here.