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Images 201 (Advanced)

This tutorial makes use of the free online image editor http://pixlr.com/advanced

  1. Go to http://pixlr.com/advanced

  2. Pixlr tutorial Select "Open image from computer" and open your image.  

  3. Pixlr tutorial Select "Aspect Ratio" from the Constraint drop down. Enter the Width and Height:

    Feature - Width: 5, Height: 3
    Facebook Cover - Width: 851, Height: 314
    Profile - Width: 3, Height: 4

     

  4. Pixlr tutorialMove and resize the wire box so that it only contains the section of the image that you want to keep. Press Return.
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  6. Pixlr tutorialSelect "Image" -> "Image size..." Enter one of these widths:
    Feature: 1200
    Facebook Cover: 815
    Profile: 900

     

     

  7. Pixlr tutorialSelect "File" -> "Save..." Enter a name ending in ".jpg" and save to file to your computer.

     

 

 

 

Add your image to Cascade by doing New - yoursite - then selecting this new .jpg file and fill in the Display name and title - cutdown images are automatically generated by Cascade.

 

Another resource for Timeline cover photos is:http://timelinecoverbanner.com