Tips to Creating a Banner Design Blog
To make your blog more interesting, you will need an interesting and catchy banner just like a newspaper needs a masthead or a book needs a cover.
Process Options and What to Prepare to Design a Blog Banner
Bear in mind that even if your article in your Tumbler blog is a major fraction of what can get the reader’s interest, the rest of that fraction can come from a catchy banner image design, which you can create on your own, without settling for the default header image given by Tumbler, and edit that by using a banner maker app or using the settings from your desktop dashboard. Whichever is your decided process for creating the appropriate banner for your blog, you need to be prepared to work out the details, such as: your theme or brand identity, fonts of shapes and styles, kind of background, and the right images and graphics that can reflect your personality and thinking statement.
Creating the Banner Image
By putting effort to create an eye-catching banner image for your blog that has originality and poetic sense, your readers will surely appreciate the effort that you have put with the intention of making them be interested. Since there are many ways to draw out high-quality stock photos and for free in graphic websites, choose that quality photo that best represents your thinking personality and re-create it so it would look like it’s an original piece, as well as conveying a poetic sensibility. Remember that your banner image is almost like a permanent thing, since your readers will be accustomed to it and easily identify your blog, so consistency is a factor needed in working out your banner head creation.
Since banner heads are normally presented on a horizontal position, when you have decided and re-created your chosen banner head image, see to it that the photo can be resized to expand horizontally. With cropping, you can resize the photo, as well as expand it on a horizontal projection.
Choosing an appropriate background color and design for your banner head can spell the difference for your blog, Using banner maker apps or tumbler templates or researching through the internet on ideas for a beautiful background will provide you solution options that you can undertake.
Attention for Details
Be meticulous with the little details in your banner head creation, such as subtle textures, patterns, shadows in the right places, edge highlights, color shading, etc and by doing so, you’ll have created an interesting and well-thought of banner image for your blog.