With over one billion unique monthly visitors, Facebook is the largest social network out there. And your Facebook cover photo is the first thing your page visitors see, so it’s kind of a big deal. Although you may think there isn’t much science behind it, there are actually a few things you need to know when creating your cover. You’re gonna wanna have the right dimensions, a pretty layout, and a classy design. And guess what! PicMonkey templates make this as easy as can be. Whether it’s for your business page or personal profile, follow these quick steps for creating an amazing cover photo.
Choose a template
I know what you’re thinking … “How do I pick? They’re all amazing.” I feel ya. But try to picture your company name and logo in the template, or consider the look you’re going for, and you’ll be able to narrow it down to at least three. Then just eeny, meeny, miny, moe it! You can’t go wrong. A template is a phenomenal place to start your Facebook cover. Not only do you have a beautiful design at your fingertips, but you’ve got yourself a canvas with the exact dimension you needed. You’re welcome.
Everything you see on a PicMonkey templates is customizable. From images and overlays to fonts and text. Start off by right-clicking an image and you’ll be given the option to replace it from your computer, Hub, or another photo storage service. Next, use your Layers palette to easily control all overlays and text in your design.
Tip: If you upload an image, use it as your color palette . The color picker will help you match any hue or tone on your canvas.
Save your masterpiece to your computer or add it to Hub. That way, you can go back and edit. Upload it to Facebook and ta-dah! You did it.
Told ya it was easy.
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