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Facebook from Scratch: Create your own (super easy!) shareable images

While Facebook isn’t as image-focused as Instagram or Pinterest, the newsfeed is becoming more visual every day (have you seen the new, bigger link thumbnails?) and, according to Facebook, photo-based posts get 120% more engagement.

The most popular post on my Facebook page ever is a simple image I created in PicMonkey. Here’s a collection of resources that make creating your own custom, shareable images for your social networks super quick & easy.

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Create a custom Facebook cover photo using PicMonkey: video tech tutorial

You don’t need Photoshop (or a graphic designer!) to make a great custom Facebook cover photo. In this video tech tutorial I will show you–in less than 15 min–how to:

1) Create an image, or collage of images, that is the exact size you need for Facebook cover photo
2) Add text and graphic overlays to make the most of this prime real estate (and Facebook’s recent cover photo rules change!)

using a completely free, online photo editing service.

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