Tag Archives: Images

03Oct/13

Creating an Avatar and Why You Need One

avatarsAn Avatar is a specifically sized image that is either your photo, logo or a graphic that you want to represent you.

Make it easy and register with Gravatar.com so that your avatar will follow your email on posts and comments.

I highly recommend that you do this in order to make your “mark” in the world. Gravatar’s service will facilitate your Avatar following your email address on anything you post information to, such as comments on blogs, including your own.

23Apr/13

Adding Images to Your Blog Post

Every blog post you write benefits greatly if you add an image, video, clipart or graph. Engaging your reader on more than one sensory level peeks their interest, understanding and assists in eye comfort while reading text online.

In this short video, I tell you how to upload an image, show you how to resize it and how to move it from side to side.

30Jul/12

Graphics Programs – You Need One!

Shannon Parish, IllustratingYou, LLC logoHaving all the right tools to do the job you need to do is always vital. Having the finances to buy all those tools is not always convenient or available.

Here’s one of my favorite graphic programs that is … FREE!

More and more tools, software and gadgets are appearing that are fantastic alternatives to the name brand fancier programs. I’d like to share a few of my favorites with you …

12Mar/12

Graphic Programs – What’s That?

If you plan on doing any kind of marketing, saving, sending or editing any photos, graphics or artwork, you need a graphics program.

 

A powerful, open source graphic program that is comparable to Adobe Photoshop is a software named GIMP.  Download this now if you don’t have a good program to edit your image files with.  Yes, this software is FREE! (Open source means that it’s a software that is available to all to continue developing and improving it – and it’s free.