Making a Header for Your Site and Other Picture Edits

Someone asked me how I made my header for this site, and for The Virtual Bookcase, (WordPress removed the suspension and agreed the site was genuine!). Anyway, I noted that WordPress suggest 960 x 260 pixels for sizing. Then popped over to my favourite playground, PicMonkey.

It is a free photo editing site for you to make collages or alter photographs. You can create Facebook headers using a specific template.
You simply upload your pics and play.

I also use a site, IAZA. It has many other fun edits for your pics.






fbk demo 1This is a Facebook template. I used the Iaza images above, and popped over to PicMonkey, and created it within a minute.

Back over to Iaza, and I had another play!


They are free resources that can help enhance your posts, and assist with marketing your books. Just don’t forget you have writing to do!

About Glynis Peters Author

I write Historical saga style novels featuring mystery and romantic twists. HarperCollins/HarperImpulse publishers of my novel, The Secret Orphan. I live in the UK, in a coastal town in Essex. When I am not writing, I enjoy making greetings cards, Cross Stitch, fishing and the company of my little granddaughters. I also write Victorian novels under my own name, Glynis Smy,
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7 Responses to Making a Header for Your Site and Other Picture Edits

  1. jadereyner says:

    Thank you so much for sharing those sites. I don’t have any real photo editing software so don’t tend to bother playing around with photos much. Now, though I think I will – was wanting to design a header for my FB page using my cover image so I think you’ve just given me the solution! Thanks so much.

  2. Loribeth says:

    Your header is lovely, Glynis. Thanks for sharing how you created it. 🙂

  3. Those come in very handy, Glynis! Thank you.

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