General Help

Share a photo
How to share a photo: Open and edit your photo just like you always do. Instead of (or in addition to) saving your photo when you’re done, click Save’s neighbor: “Share.” Share by con...
Resize a collage
To change the overall dimensions of your collage: Drag an outer edge. Hover your mouse over any of the outer edges of the collage and you’ll see a thin blue bar. Drag the bar left or righ...
How to add text to pictures
Create text Open your image in Basic Edits Click the Text Tool Click the "Add Text" button on the top of the panel ,and a text box will appear over your photo. Click in the text box ...
Combine photos using the Eraser tool
The overlay (or layer) eraser tool lets you erase parts of an image so it blends with another image exactly the way you want it to. This tool is useful when combining two photos or when...
Add a watermark to photos
In two shakes of a monkey's tail, you can add your own watermark, logo, or overlay to your photo or collage. Here’s how: 1. Open a photo in PicMonkey. 2. Click the "Overlay" tab on the...
Standard photo print sizes
Trying to convert those ethereal pixels into cold, hard, printable inches? Look no further. Here are the conversions we recommend for the following common photo sizes. Click each to open a ...
Use PicMonkey API with your site
PicMonkey's online photo editor API allows you to add best-of-breed photo editing tools to your website without lifting a finger. (You can type a few lines of code with your toes, right?) Y...
Make a photo black and white
Our Black & White Effect is so much more versatile than its name implies. You can make your photo black & white then add color back in select parts of the photo. Open your original image...
Photo editing tips and keyboard tricks
Here at PicMonkey, helping you edit photos is our life's purpose. Included below are some editing tips & tricks that show you more than meets the eye.  1. Changing the dimensions of an ove...
How to use Clone
Clone is a great tool for covering or replacing unwanted parts of a photo with other parts of the photo:  1. When you're in Clone, you first click on part of the photo you'd like to duplic...
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