As a business and brand, you will need to have a strong social media presence. Are you using graphics on your posts and editing your photos right? Are you using the best apps for your visual content? I have curated 5 great tools to create stunning social media graphics and photos. Read on!
Having the right graphics will show your company’s story, strengthen your brand’s impact, and optimize the customer experience.
You might have felt intimidated with graphic and image creation in the past, feeling like it might be complicated. You are in for a treat because today, even without graphic designing backgrounds, you can create and produce visually pleasing images using these free apps!
Upgrade your social media visuals with these tools:
One of my overused apps (both on the phone and the PC) is Canva, an impressive social media graphics tool for small business owners and entrepreneurs – both beginners and amateurs. You need to edit something and don’t know how to use Photoshop? This is the tool for you.
Hundreds of pre-designed templates are available here made for different dimensions – Twitter, Facebook, YouTube Thumbnails, Pinterest, Instagram, and more. Canva is easy to use, complete with drag, and drop customization that will allow you to seamlessly create a great graphic you can show off to the world.
Canva is available on both Android and IOS.
Over is a photo-editing mobile app available on both Android and iPhone. It’s similar to Canva, with a lot of templates to choose from that you can easily use to make your edits pop.
You can opt to use it for free but there will be limitations, You can choose to go premium and the price is worth it.
Not only can you edit images for your social media here, but you can also make posters, flyers, and more. Over, you can easily add texts, backgrounds, and font styles to your images, and directly share it to your socials.
You can stop posting those generic quotes you found online to your Instagram and Facebook. Make use of Over to make your social media eye-catching and visually-appealing.
Nichi is an app dedicated solely to Instagram Story Templates. You can spice up your boring IG stories and create an aesthetic look that will surely delight your viewers.
This app has a plethora of cute and dainty stickers.
Although Nichi is only made for IG Stories, you don’t have to limit yourself to that in using this app. With enough creativity, you can use your edits for your Instagram posts and other social media by simply cropping them into the dimension you need.
Nichi is available on Google Play and App Store.
When you feel uninspired, browse through the Picsart feed to see the creative works of other users. You can do a lot of things on this app. You can make collages and add texts, filters, stickers, and masks to your images. Picsart also has a collection of templates that you can use for your socials.
Your creativity is the limit!
Phonto is a free mobile app that will let you add texts to your images. With over 200 fonts to choose from, you can make your quote images stand out and pop. All the features in this app are free to use.
Phonto is available on Android and iPhone.
Your company’s visual content is important if you want to improve your reach, brand identity, and virtual marketing efforts. A great image is a bridge to attract potential customers. The apps listed above are great tools to create stunning social media graphics, even when you have zero graphic design and editing background.
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