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The Sketch Handbook by Smashing Magazine, Christian Krammer

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Chapter 6Exporting

One of the strongest selling points of Sketch is its powerful yet simple exporting capability — no intricate or complex dialogs with a bunch of different options, just a relatively small area in the inspector. The most obvious choice during the design phase is probably to export whole screens, or artboards, to show them to your peers and clients or simply to assess how they look on your mobile device.

To mark an artboard for exporting, select it first, then click on Make Exportable in the bottom-right of the inspector. This will give you various options for the file to be created.

Select an artboard and mark it for exporting with the Make Exportable button in the bottom-right of the inspector (1), which gives you various options (2). You can also set a background color for the exported asset (3).Fig. 6.1: Select an artboard and mark it for exporting ...

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