Category Archives for Graphic Design

Use this Web Graphics Guide to help run a successful online business

Web Graphics Guide for Online Business

5 Web Graphics you must have to run a successful online business:

You’ve probably heard about how important it is to have high-quality images on your website and blog. Okay. Well, just know that you’re missing out big-time if you haven’t put any thought into using awesome web graphics to make your sales!

Before finding out what these super important graphics are, I want you to know WHY web graphics are essential:

Effective web graphics visually explain what you want your audience to understand. This is super important.  I’m certainly guilty of not always reading the information right in front of me. I’m in a hurry. You’re in a hurry, too right? And with all the great forms of visual content these days, why bother reading a whole long page?

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Five important reasons you should do your own graphic design

Graphic Design Software: The Top 5 Reasons to Learn

Do you want great graphic design at your fingertips? How about complete control over your branding and design needs? Need flexibility? Using graphic design software may be right for you!

Check out the top 5 reasons to learn graphic design software and brand your business today.



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Create Duplicate MY TEMPLATES folders

Using The Creator 7 Graphic Design Software app is fun!!
SO fun… that sometimes your custom “MY Templates” folder gets really full.

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The “Overlapping Letter” Trick

Here’s a cool trick to make “overlapping letters” with Laughingbird’s graphic design software:

The other day, in the private Laughingbird Software Group, (just ask to join… we’d love to have you) a question was posted about merging two letters together with having the overlap a different color (see my screenshot). 

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Increase your image resolution

How to put your logo design onto coffee mugs and T-shirts

Since The Logo Creator can’t export a “vector” or “EPS” image… I needed to find a way for you to increase the resolution of the image you create so that you could put it onto mouse pads, coffee mugs and T-shirts! This tutorial will show you how in just 4 minutes  🙂

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Using The Creator with

Have you started creating YouTube videos to help brand your business? No? If you’re nervous about it or not sure how to get started, check out an online video creation tool called Powtoon.
You can use The Creator graphic design software to create graphics and then use Powtoon to create your video using your new graphic designs.

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The Creator: Copy and Paste Tricks

Did you know The Logo Creator has a Copy and Paste feature?

You probably saw the menu option in The Creator… but have you used it? Watch this quick tutorial and let me show you how easy it is to copy an image from Google or Powerpoint into The Logo Creator (… and vice versa!)

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Use The Logo Creator to Create a True Reflection

Here’s a great tutorial on creating a TRUE reflection using The Logo Creator graphic design software: 

The reflection technique I show you in this tutorial video doesn’t just create a mirror image of the text, the reflection actually fades away (to a ‘zero opacity’), so that no matter what background you’ve got for your website, the reflection will fade away … just like a real reflection:

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Cutting and Cropping images with The Logo Creator

Today’s “Tutorial Tuesday” will show you a really cool “cropping” trick you can use to manipulate images in The Creator graphic design software.

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Using Photos With The Logo Creator

Todays Laughingbird Software’s “Tutorial Tuesday” teaches you the power of using your own photos with The Logo Creator.

Watch this tutorial video and learn how to create your own Facebook Meme, how to create really cool Youtube overlay images, and what you can do with the built in GRID feature in The Logo Creator!

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Creating Video Overlays and “Lower 3rd” Graphics

Hey Creatorpreneurs! The Logo Creator graphic design software can do so much more than just logo design … and this tutorial is going to show you a really cool trick.
Did you know it can make “lower 3rd” graphics?

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Text Effects with The Logo Creator

Today’s “Tutorial Tuesday” includes part 1 of my TEXT EFFECTS special.

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Creating Cool Text Effects with The Creator Graphic Design Software

Text Effects That Make a Statement

Is it time to add a little pizazz to your logo design? Consider these quick and easy cool text effects.
Seriously, consider all the logos based on text only: Disney, Oreo, Coca-Cola and Subway, just to name a few.
Maybe you didn’t study graphic design, but we can probably all agree that boring Helvetica Font isn’t likely to make a lasting impression, especially on the web where stimulating graphics compete 24/7.  However, making text the main feature of your logo or graphic, when given a unique twist, can convey your brand identity and give potential customers a message about how you do business: Straight forward and professional? Fun and exciting? Motivational?

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How To Remove The Background From An Image

Hi Creators.

Today’s Tutorial Tuesday Video will show you how to remove a background from one of your own images! This is great for selfies or for putting an image of yourself onto your Youtube banner or blog graphic!

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