Here is a question many are asking around the blogosphere. Should I download photo editing software or use an online program? We cannot afford Photoshop — For most of us, we just want a simple photo editing software that can crop, resize, and add some effects to our pictures. Using an online photo editor is the way to go because you do not have to download any software! Wherever you are online, you can easily upload photos, edit them, and use them on your blogs and articles. If you think your photos are fine just the way they are, think again. Engaging and dramatic photos drive traffic to your articles faster than almost any other medium. If the idea of learning a photo editor makes your cringe, keep reading. This article will take you through the basics of the easiest online photo editor there is- PicMonkey.
Whoever designed this website was a genius. The best part? You do not even need to register! Just go to the website and begin. It is free as well. Open another Internet window with this article. Keep both open and follow along with the tutorial. By the end, you will have a basic understanding of how to work PicMonkey. First things first. Copy and paste this link into a new window:
Click on the link below to get a free trial:
Try out Pic Monkey–so many free photo editors went by the wayside but when I found this one, I can tell you it is a “keeper”! You can use it for the free trial–and continue to use the free version or upgrade if you are a more advanced user to get more advanced features. (Your kids will have a lot of fun, too, enhancing their photos. It is a kid-friendly application!)
Happy Editing! I always take a look at my photos before I email them or post them to see if I can make them better in any way–more clear, more focused, more fun (for relatives)…