Do you know the power that visual content has to play in social media, blogging and marketing success?
That’s right – if you haven’t already embraced visual content marketing – it’s time to get VISUAL
According to @Hubspot:
Marketers who are leveraging visual content are seeing significant increases in their blog traffic, social media engagement, visitor-to-lead conversion rates and inbound customer acquisition results.
Nowadays it’s really easy to access wonderful tools to create amazing visuals. We don’t need to use Photoshop or be trained as designers. I’m pretty creative but have never used Photoshop in my life.
You can create powerful images easily via the web or on-the-fly while waiting to pic up your kids from school, simply tapping on your iPhone. There are millions of graphics tools out there on the Web, so I wanted to introduce you to a few that I adore and highly recommend…
① Canva – I love it sooo much! Always my #1
Amazingly simple graphics design software. Canva makes design simple for everyone. Create designs for Web or print: blog graphics, presentations, Facebook covers, flyers, posters, invitations and so much more. – @Canva
② Legend (iPhone App)
Animate Text in Video & GIF – Legend for iPhone turns words into stunning text animations, in video or animated GIF. Perfect for Instagram – @WriteLegend
Create beautiful infographics in less than 10 minutes. Piktochart is an easy infographic design app that requires very little effort to produce beautiful, high quality graphics. – @Piktochart
Fancy Mockups & Demo Videos – Showcase your designs in the beautiful, realistic environments they deserve! Just give us a screenshot or URL and we’ll generate high quality product mockups for you.
Be it for iPhone mockups, iPad mockups or any device mockup you need, our huge variety of images allows you to create your own unique marketing collateral. – @PlaceItApp
⑤ Wordswag (iPhone App)
Now you can create beautifully custom text layouts that would normally take minutes – or even hours – with just a tap. – @WordSwagApp
Easy and Powerful Quote Maker! You can create high resolution quotes picture with cool typography effect easily using our quote maker app. Turn any ordinary quotes texts into beautiful quotes picture for Facebook, Twitter header, Google Plus, E-Cards, Wallpapers, Pinterest, Posters and other print design. – QuotesCover
RELAY empowers anyone to instantly create, unify, and “relay” their visual brand through a responsive, automated experience. The internet has leveled the marketing playing field and we all have to become experts in promoting ourselves. Communicating your message through visual language is more important than ever before and your graphics need to be as great as you are. – @RelayThat
Charts & Infographics the Easy Way. Create and publish beautiful visualizations of your data. Interactive, responsive and engaging. Create infographics and interactive online charts. It’s free and super-easy! – @Infogram
Enter your quote, select your style and click create. Create beautiful visual quotes as images. Download and share on your favorite social network. – @Recite_com
Quozio turns meaningful words into beautiful images in seconds. Then share ‘em on Facebook, Pinterest, email and more! – @Quozio
So there you are, check out some of these awesome tools and use them to make an impact with powerful visuals. Follow my Twitter list as I will add to it whenever I discover more amazing tools: Fab Visual Tools
Over to you. What are some of your favourite graphics tools? I’d love to hear your recommendations, drop a comment below.
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