There are times when iMovie or even PicMonkey aren’t enough to bring my YouTube Videos to the point I desire them to be. That’s when I found that often using a ‘collage’ of various Apps can assist. So here are my Top 10 Apps for YouTube Thumbnail Editing.
iMovie is on my MacBook however although I can’t exactly ‘edit’ my thumbnail within this as an App it is how I can play and freeze frame my video to catch a screenshot of the image I desire to modify and utilize while on my phone.
2. Little Moments
Little Moments is an App developed by the amazing FatMumSlim who runs the #FMSPhotoADay Instagram Challenges.
Although the Apps main purpose is to assist everyone provide a little bit of a special aim to their day-to-day picture obstacle submissions I have actually fallen in love with the fantastic choice of text overlays and estimates she has available. There are a few that remain in App purchases however believe me they are all worth the $.99 fee.
Her App gives you the ability to crop, modification text color and sizes. Perfect for adding something various to your standard YouTube thumbnail image.
Pixlr is the App variation of the Pixlr website. I use this usually to include Overlays to my Thumbnails. I likewise use it for the option of filters it has that vary from the ones used in PicMonkey. In some cases merely including a filter that everybody doesn’t see frequently can provide your Thumbnail that a lot more attract the eye.
4. Image Editor
Image Editor is an app usage when I need to add sticker labels and frames or adjust the sharpness, brightness, redeye, and so on. It is an excellent way to modify with a bit more detail than I can get on PicMonkey.
I likewise love this App for the capability to develop my own meme with my images. It will automatically change your image for both a leading and bottom text. Sometimes I can include this to a YouTube Thumbnail simply to make it a bit more intriguing and even to change it for sharing on Instagram.
InstaCollage is precisely what it seems like. There have been a few times I created a collage overlay for a Thumbnail and this App was the ideal assistance in doing that. PicMonkey has an awesome collage function BUT there are times that the collage alternatives there simply do not work for the appearance I have in my mind. That’s when InstaCollage can be found in.
I create the collage here then AirDrop it to my MacBook and overlay it with a text image to produce the final Thumbnail image. I likewise utilize the image conserved to my phone to share on my Instagram feed. This frequently helps to generate a lot more YouTubers to view my video because many of them share and hang out on Instagram.
BeFunky is an editing App I have had since I got an iPhone and I have refilled it with each upgrade. It is excellence! I enjoy the different filter options and the way I can fine-tune an image little by little. This App likewise has a collage maker developed into which is a bonus offer for sure!
Cropic is another App that helps me to customize my YouTube thumbnails to share particularly to Instagram. With Cropic I can take a video sized image and fit it to the Instagram size requirements and even include text and texture to the frame.
Rhonna as turned into one of my go-to Apps when I am trying to find distinct fonts and text overlays. It is produced by Bloggers Rhonna Farrer and you can absolutely tell she has had the requirement all of us have to develop customized and unique images. This app does have in-app purchases but they are all certainly worth in. At $.99 each, the new features consist of seasonal images, icons and texts.
9. RD Magic
RD Magic is the partner App to Rhonna Designs and it allows you to include extra filters and layer them. Yup you can include Bokeh, Light Filters and even Color Overlays and layer them on top of each other!
PicPlayPost is a YouTuber’s dream App! This app permits you to offer your audiences and prospective audiences a bit of what your video has to do with. I constantly attempt to select a clip that will draw them in to enjoy more. The best aspect of PicPlayPost is the capability to in fact browse your YouTube feed for the video you desire to utilize and insert it in addition to images and text into a collage perfect for Instagram sharing.