Everything about social contests revolves around high quality images – images speak louder than text. But how do you create a high-quality image with text quickly? A good resource for manipulating images for contests is Photoshop; but Photoshop can be a monster if you’re looking at it for the first time. So, what can you do?
Well, we do have a list of photoshop alternatives and free photo editors, but if you have access to Photoshop, it’s the best tool for the job. In this tutorial I’ll go over some basic tools for Photoshop newbies and how to use them in creating images for your next contest.