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

  1. Go to http://pixlr.com/express 

  2. Pixlr tutorial Select "Open URL" and enter one of these urls:  


    http://www.jmu.edu/_images/cascade/feature.jpg - Feature (example)
    http://www.jmu.edu/_images/cascade/cover.jpg - Facebook Cover (example)
    http://www.jmu.edu/_images/cascade/profile.jpg - Profile (example)

  3. Pixlr tutorial Click Adjustment button - Add Image button (left side of menubar).

     

  4. Pixlr tutorial Click Browse button and choose your local photo you want to edit.
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  6. Pixlr tutorial Move and resize your original image unti it fits inside the white box, then Click Apply button

     

  7. Pixlr tutorial Click Save and save your image as a .jpg file(you can keep the 85% optimization default

     

 

 

 

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