Make stunning designs with PicMonkey's thumbnail maker. You'll be amazed at what you can create — no design skills required.
How to make a thumbnail
Choose a thumbnail design you like from PicMonkey templates.
Replace photos with your own or from our stock photo library.
Replace text with your own, and customize color, size, and text effects.
Export or share to all your social channels.
Why use PicMonkey for design and photo editing?
Our easy and intuitive tools allow you to start editing photos and creating spectacular designs immediately, no matter your skill level.
Start with a professionally designed template or take advantage of our high-powered tools to make custom images from scratch.
Get everything you need to create fabulous images for one low subscription price, with no one-off purchases or hidden costs.
Making thumbnails in PicMonkey
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