YouTube Banner Maker
Make stunning YouTube banner designs with PicMonkey's YouTube banner maker. Use templates, graphics, and text effects for creating YouTube banners quickly and easily. Try the online banner maker today for free.
How to make a YouTube banner
Choose a design you like from PicMonkey’s YouTube banner templates to start creating your cover quickly. You can customize all the elements of our designer-crafted templates while being confident that it is the right dimensions for your channel.
Replace the photos in the template with your own pics, or choose from millions of professional stock photos or videos our stock library. Customize your image's size, shape, color, and more with effects and editing tools.
Replace the text in the template with your own words, or add more text. Choose from hundreds of beautiful fonts, and customize the text's color and size, or try effects like curve or outline.
When you're finished designing, share your work by downloading to your computer, or exporting directly to social media or email. Your work will always auto-save to our cloud storage so you can return to it at any time.
More YouTube image dimensions in pixels
|Social media image type||Dimensions in Pixels|
|YouTube Banner / Cover||2560 x 1440|
|YouTube Thumbnail||1280 x 720|
|YouTube Channel icon||800 x 800|
|YouTube Display Ad||300 x 250|
|YouTube Display Ad Long||300 x 60|
|YouTube Overlay Ad||480 x 70|
Why use PicMonkey for design and photo editing?
Minimal learning curve
Our easy and intuitive tools allow you to start editing photos and creating spectacular designs immediately, no matter your skill level.
Extensive feature set
Start with a professionally designed template or take advantage of our high-powered tools to make custom images from scratch.
So much for so little
Get everything you need to create fabulous images for one low subscription price, with no one-off purchases or hidden costs.
Making a YouTube banner in PicMonkey
As video becomes ever more popular in digital marketing, YouTube will only grow more – and that means it’s important to cut through the noise with a stylish, functional and professional-looking YouTube channel. That means creating eye-catching, cohesive, and organized channel art, banners, and thumbnails that clearly and simply tell your brand story at a glance. We'll show you how...even use PicMonkey to make resumes, charts, ads, banners and edit profile pics.