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Created by Darren DeMatas for
Click on the title below to read his full tutorial
	
  
How To Create a Blog Post Image That...
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How To Create a Blog Post Image That...
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How to Create an Original Blog Post Image with Picmonkey

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Don't use a dull blog post image ever again; learn how to brand free images with your original design and make your blog images truly stand out.

This is a guide to brand your images with PicMonkey.

See the full tutorial as well as using other tools to rock your images in this post at Traffic Generation Café: http://www.trafficgenerationcafe.com/create-free-images-for-blog-posts

This presentation was created by Darren DeMatas of IntertwineMarketing.com from Traffic Generation Café.

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How to Create an Original Blog Post Image with Picmonkey

  1. 1. How  To  Brand  A  Stock  Image The  Non-­‐Graphic  Designers  Guide Pic  Monkey
  2. 2. Go  To  Picmonkey.com Create  A  New  Design 1 Create  Custom  Size 2
  3. 3. Enter  Desired  Dimensions Enter  Width  and  Height
  4. 4. Upload  Free  Image  As  Overlay Overlays  Work  Like  Layers  in  Photoshop Select  Overlays 1 Upload  Your  Photo 2
  5. 5. Adjust  Image  To  Fit Make  Sure  It’s  Not  Stretched  Or  Distorted Enlarge  Image  To   Fill  Canvas Right  Click  and  Choose   “Original  Aspect  RaMo” 1 2
  6. 6. Add  Texture  To  Background Move  Image  Out  Of   The  Way  For  A  Second 1 Add  Desired  PaRern 2 Reduce  PaRern   SaturaMon 3
  7. 7. Fade  Image  Over  PaRern Move  Image  Back 1 Fade  The  Image 2
  8. 8. Add  A  Strategically  Placed  Shape  For  Text Select  Shape  Overlay 1 She’s  Looking  At  the  Shape  -­‐    Great  Place  To  Put  Text Place  Shape   Label 2 Enter  HTML   Color  Value
  9. 9. Type  In  Headline Use  Your  Closest  Font  To  What  You  Would  Normally  Use Combine  Small   Text  with  Large 1
  10. 10. OpMonal:  Add  Color  Overlay  To  Image Pick  From  A  Color  For  Your  Brand
  11. 11. Upload  Logo
  12. 12. Created by Darren DeMatas for Click on the title below to read his full tutorial   How To Create a Blog Post Image That Gets Noticed And Drives Traffic
  13. 13. Created by Darren DeMatas for Click on the title below to read his full tutorial   How To Create a Blog Post Image That Gets Noticed And Drives Traffic Click  on  the  ,tle
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