Category Archives: Graphic Design

Graphic design is the art and practice of creating visual content using images, typography, and other design elements to communicate a message or tell a story. Graphic design can be used to create a wide range of materials, such as logos, advertisements, brochures, packaging, and websites.

Good graphic design is essential for effective communication and branding. It can help to convey the right message and evoke the right emotions in the audience, whether it’s to persuade them to buy a product or service, inform them about an event, or simply entertain them.

The key elements of graphic design include color, typography, composition, and imagery. A good designer will use these elements in a way that is visually appealing, easy to read, and consistent with the brand or message they are trying to convey.

With the rise of digital media, graphic design has become more important than ever. A well-designed website, social media post, or digital advertisement can make all the difference in capturing the attention of potential customers and standing out in a crowded online space.

Overall, graphic design is an essential tool for effective communication and branding in today’s digital age. A good designer can help to create visual content that is engaging, informative, and memorable, making it a valuable asset for businesses and individuals alike.

Mastering Facebook Image Sizes1X1

Mastering Facebook Image Sizes: A Comprehensive Guide for Businesses and Individuals. Learn the dimensions for Facebook profile, cover, and ad images to optimize your social media presence.

how to bulk compress images Caesium Image Optimizer Windows

Sometimes you need to bulk compress images, sometimes hundreds or even thousands of them. There are, of course, many ways we can do this, but I want to show you this little app that I use on my Windows computer called Caesium. It is free and lightweight 15.3MB download. If you are a developer and Read More


If you want to rotate your image left or right at 90 degrees or 180 degrees the process is simple in Windows. Recently I had a client send me their photos from their iPhone and all their images were turned to the left 90 degrees. We needed to upload the images to a gallery online. Read More

Facebook Pulling Wrong Image

Is Facebook pulling the wrong image from your website when you share website posts? Here is an easy fix you can do in 5 minutes. Facebook Debugger Tool For Incorrect Images Facebook has a debugger tool that you can use to help scrape the latest image from your post. Remember that Facebook caches your website Read More

Create Featured Image With GIMP WordPress YouTube Social Media

Create featured image with GIMP for WordPress, YouTube or any other social media platform. The process is easy you just need to know the dimensions or ratios. I am going to share those with you here. First though, I am going to show you how to create it yourself. If you are in a hurry Read More

install gimp 2.10

Install GIMP 2.10 update with these simple instructions. This is for Ubuntu Operating System but you can use this Graphic Manipulation software on Mac and Windows as well. Install GIMP 2.10 + On Ubuntu 16.04 Here are some instructions on installing GIMP on Ubuntu 16.04. If you are like me then you are not ready Read More

Simple Graphics Editing Tool-Social Media Website Marketing

Are you looking for a simple graphics editing tool that can help you with social media website marketing? Look no further. Pablo by Buffer is what you need. You can edit existing graphics or create new awesome looking graphics in this simple easy to use graphics editing software. In fact the image on this post Read More

Have you ever tried to add a hover effect for mobile devices? Well the truth of the matter is that you cannot do it. Hover effects require you to have a mouse that you can use to hover over an element. This is not the case with touch screens. Some people do work around with Read More


There are times when you need to cut out sections of an image in GIMP. There are several different ways to do this. Let’s talk about the different methods of cutting out sections of an image in GIMP. Square Selection Tool in GIMP The Square selection tool is pretty easy. First select the square selection Read More

How To Put Gimp Into One Single Window Mode

Many people would like to know how to put GIMP into one single window mode. Here is a quick tip. GIMP Window Layout When you first open GIMP you will see a split window layout. It will be split up across your desktop.   Most people are more comfortable having GIMP all in one window Read More

You can create Scalable Vector Graphics in Google Draw and use in WordPress easily. This is a very easy and fun process. Scalable Vector Graphics or SVG files do not lose quality when they are zooming in on. Check out this SVG file that I created in Google Draw. Notice when you zoom in on Read More


Here is an overview of GIMP selection tools for beginners. First save the image below to your computer and open it up in GIMP. You can save the file by right clicking over top of the image and click “save as”. You can name the file whatever you like but be sure to remember where you placed Read More

Creating A File in GIMP The First TIme

When you create a file in GIMP the first time you will see that you have several options to consider. GIMP was actually designed to be image manipulation software, however you can paint with it as well. GIMP has several different paint brushes and patterns to use that come installed with the software. The following tutorial Read More

Gimp Review

This is a GIMP review for free photo editing Software. Most photo editors come with a price tag but the GIMP image editor is FREE. In my opinion GIMP is the best photo editor that is free and easy to use. Why Use GIMP? GIMP is an excellent pic editor that can manipulate photos in Read More