Graphic Design

Browse these articles and tutorials on design to learn new skills and to find inspiration for your next project. PicMonkey is a powerful photo editing program, of course, and it can also help you with the heavy lifting when it comes to creating pro-looking designs. Learn how to use our templates, graphics, fonts, and textures to make scroll-stopping, beautiful branded designs.

PicMonkey scrapbook-style design made with stock photo of woman in orange shirt with hands folded in front of her.

How to Use PicMonkey’s Stock Photos & Videos

Learn how to use a free PicMonkey stock photo or video for your next design.
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Access millions of royalty-free Shutterstock photos with a PicMonkey subscription.

Enhance Your Designs With Free Stock Photos from Shutterstock

Access beautiful stock photography from Shutterstock quickly and easily—right from the PicMonkey edi...
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Various stock photos for use in your PicMonkey projects.

5 Tips for Finding the Perfect Stock Photo for Your Project

Branding expert, Pamela Wilson, offers her top five tips for becoming a stock photo chooser extraord...
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PicMonkey's partnering with Pinterest to help creators make great content.

PicMonkey and Pinterest Partner to Help Creators Soar

Amp up your Pinterest presence with these great tips and tools from successful Pinterest creators.
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Digital vision board example made using PicMonkey's online photo editing and graphic design tools.

How to Make a Vision Board Online

Learn how to make a vision board online that will inspire greatness.
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Watermark being added to photo of woman with red hair in PicMonkey.

How to Create a Watermark for Your Images

PicMonkey makes it easy to create a watermark and add it to your images. Learn how with this tutoria...
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Background remover before and after photograph of smiling woman with surfboard.

Automatic Background Remover, Plus Design Inspo!

Remove a photo background in one click. Just open a photo, unlock its background, click the button, ...
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Flower graphic against rainbow color gradient background.

How to Make a Coloring Book in 5 Steps

Design your own coloring books — it's easy with our tools and your imagination.
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Laptop with YouTube channel open and "Phaster Fitness" YouTube banner visible.

How to Make a YouTube Banner

Learn how to make stunning YouTube banners with detailed instructions and sizing tips.
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Get inspired to make gradient drop shadows, gradient fill, and gradient backgrounds with icMonkey's fabulous gradient tool

Add Color Gradients to Your Designs for an On-Trend Look

See inspiring examples of color gradients in designs and get tips on DIY-ing your own.
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Meme design with sad dog and text "You never get a second chance to screw up a first impression."

Inspiring Meme Ideas & Tips for Making Hilarious Memes

Wanna win the Internet (or at least get some likes and shares?). Then check out these tips on making...
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"Botanicals Artisan Goods" curved text design on coffee cup.

How to Make Curved Text or Circular Text

Learn how to turn your text into everything from arcs and ovals to circles and half-circles.
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Young male student completing educational worksheet at home.

10 DIY Homeschool Worksheet Ideas

From reading to math, learn how to make engaging worksheets for homeschooling or the classroom.
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Color continuum - part of PicMonkey's color picker tool for getting the exact color in your design.

Get an Exact Color Using Color Pickers, Hex Codes, and More

Red is red, but is this red really red? Learn how to specify an exact color in your designs.
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Image of cellphone with Instagram open, emphasizing Instagram Highlight covers under Instagram profile bio.

Make Custom Instagram Highlight Covers in PicMonkey

Learn how to easily create your own custom Instagram Highlight covers in PicMonkey with this tutoria...
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