18/09/2018 Jennifer

Top 5 Apps to Create Images for Social Media

Images are proven to increases engagement on social media with more clicks, reshares, responses and likes. As a small business or a one-person marketing team, is this something you can pull off by yourself? The answer is “YES!” by using a handful of amazing apps to get the job done.

#1. Canva – A start-to-finish design tool perfect for non-designers
As our most-used image app at Nova Ivica, Canva makes image creation easy with their premade templates, custom image sizes for every social media channel, drag-and-drop interface, cool fonts, etc. Canva’s goal is to empower you to design. Once you begin using the program, you will notice how many original images that you see shared were made in Canva.

#2. CloudApp – Fast and easy screencast GIFs
CloudApp allows you to create and share GIFs, screen recordings and annotated screenshots. It lets you store images online and link to them quickly and easily for fast sharing. With the app open, you can press Cmd+Shift+6 to make a GIF video with anything you do on your screen.

#3. Placeit – Integrate your social media accounts with cool stock photos
Placeit is an app that lets you create mockup images and videos for products such as apparel, mobile apps and books. Just give Placeit a screenshot, and they will apply it to a product as if the product actually existed. They have a variety of images that allow you to create your own unique marketing collateral.

#4. Over – Text onto photos
The Over app for iOS and Android lets is a photo editing app that makes it easy to add text OVER your images. By using the palette feature, you can also add images and even search the web for fun, transparent images to add to your photo.

#5. Aviary – Editing on-the-go
Aviary has endless features for users to explore and create, from filters, creative stickers, and frames to touch-up tools and lighting adjustments. In addition, Aviary offers stickers and frames, drawing tools, memes, and crop, rotate and straighten tools.

Jennifer

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