As a Mac user, I find a lot of Windows articles on how to edit images, fix photos, remove backgrounds etc. While many programs are OS neutral, it’s always good to find programs that cater and support the software that goes onto your Mac. I use a number of photo editors for Mac both online and downloadable that I like.Read More
Using Inkscape filters with text creates a cool variety of special effects. Applying filter effects with the filter editor is easy once the basic filter parameters are set. Many default filter settings use black or white color; changing that with other parameters will dramatically change the Inkscape effect. Saving the filter allows for re-using the effect quickly with any text. See how to use the filter editor to create a filter effect with text in Inkscape.Read More
Depending on the logo file format there are 2 ways to remove the white background of a logo using Inkscape. If the logo was created as an SVG file it’s simply setting the alpha channel to transparent. If the logo is either a JPG or PNG then the file must be imported using the trace bitmap function. But removing the white background of a logo takes less than a minute to do.Read More
Wondering how to remove a background? GIMP is a free background remover with multiple ways for GIMP to erase backgrounds. Removing the background from an image with GIMP is very straightforward. While removing backgrounds from images with GIMP depends on image complexity, there are 5 basic ways that GIMP makes backgrounds transparent. GIMP erases backgrounds with four tools or using layer masks.
Let’s look closer at how GIMP removes backgrounds.
Vector graphics are essential for web and print. They can be used as an icon for services widget, an illustration for a sales page funnel, a graphic for a sidebar, footer or header. Free vector graphics can be used on landing pages, pop-up subscription forms and templates. They are handy and many available are just as free as the royalty-free stock images most folks search for. (If you need free vector graphics, keep reading…)Read More
Online image editing for photo enhancing, picture retouching, photo recoloring and image merging is easy with the right free photo editor or photo vector software.Read More
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Create any blog graphics using this 7 step process.Read More
Built the blog. Check.
Got the social media account. Check.
Posted on social media. Check.
Silence. Crickets... (Listening to pins dropping).
It's every blogger and online entrepreneur's struggle. How the heck to connect with their audience and potential followers. Yes, social media is the holy grail for most bloggers, retailers, small businesses but it's harder to get noticed than it was, say 5 years ago. Because there's a boatload of people posting to social media that weren't doing it 5 years ago. Ah yeah.Read More
Add a gimp pattern to use with filters and special effects. GIMP comes with default patterns but you can easily make your own and then use for all kinds of special effects. Add patterns to GIMP easily; here’s how to do it.Read More
Create your logo for free in 5 minutes using Inkscape.Read More