• Friday , 29 May 2020

Inkscape Tutorial: Facebook Cover Photo Design

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Create a customized cover graphic for Facebook using Inkscape.

New York City image: https://pixabay.com/en/new-york-city-cityscape-new-york-1150012/

World Trade Center image: https://pixabay.com/en/world-trade-center-new-york-1210003/

Statue Of Liberty image: https://pixabay.com/en/statue-of-liberty-landmark-liberty-1210001/

Brooklyn Bridge image: https://pixabay.com/en/brooklyn-bridge-architecture-690196/

This tutorial is for Inkscape version 0.48 and is intended to teach you how to use the software.

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Want to make Inkscape appear dark? Here’s how: http://blog.logosbynick.com/design/how-to-make-inkscape-go-dark/

Intro song: Syntact, Shallow; via NCS


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37 Comments

  1. Ole Ersoy
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Sweet!!

  2. ITAMAR PAIVA
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Show! Obrigado!

  3. Irvindzimlaz
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Thanks for the steps Nick, however, after saving as Png its just coming out as a Black Pic and the dimension are not as I had chosen.

  4. Thusithanjana Thilakarathna
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    can you explain how to make inkscape appear darker in ubuntu

  5. Alois Lemberger
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Great Video,Thank You

  6. J F
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Way to dark can not follow or see it properly please fix this black creen

  7. Falling Sky
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Always good stuff thx for sharing the knowledge

  8. Paragon Music
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Can you please make a video of basic functions and their uses of Inkscape?

  9. APA Channel
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    thanks for your tutorial nick

  10. Obey Life
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    smh omg nick… you are the fucking man nick!

  11. Yasien Sarlie
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Just replicated this design. Thank you. Do you have more, recent ones?

  12. Awesome Advanced
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Can you make a tutorial on how to make logos like this guy's? : https://scratch.mit.edu/users/-XxX-MEOW-XxX-/

  13. BALP
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Great! thank you! Subscribe to the channel

  14. Helvy Markus
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    thank you ….

  15. Technical & Business Writing
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Magnificent. Thanks a lot Nick! Appreciate it.

  16. Melody Guriras
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Nick You are the best…..

  17. Andy Reed
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Nick, thank you for the great tips! I managed to create a nice banner with this tutorial.

  18. TRIP ZOOM
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    hey its not working for me

  19. Beniasohokola
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Awesome tutorial, Thanks a lot; cheers!

  20. Marco Posada
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Awsome! Thank you for sharing your knowledge!

  21. Jitesh Gawali
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Hey Nick, this tutorial was great as like the rest of your videos. Just had one thing on mind:

    I had recently used GIMP to make an FB cover with a collage of around 20 mini, say stamp size, photos, and had to make use of grids and scaling and crop tools to achieve the desired result.

    In such instances where you have to deal with a lot of photographs, which tool would you prefer in terms of ease of making and quality of end product?

  22. FSMelo
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Thank you very much for this video man, helped me a lot. You earned a sub!

  23. Guido Morren
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    hello nick

    im trying many times to get the black theme but nothing happens
    i have win10 and i work with the latest version of inkscape.
    pls can you help me
    rgds
    guido

  24. Garfoid
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Great tutorial. Really helped me learn some of the tools in Inkscape!

  25. Александр Липухин
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Thank you for your wark!

  26. Vince Garcia
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    in clipping another image, the blue part is gone when i make them union. help please?

  27. DasGrafik freelance
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    thank you so much my dear teacher desing 🙂

  28. Bobs TechLab
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Used this technique to design my blog banner. http://snip.ly/cnm7e

  29. HandleUnique
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    My InkScape doesn't look anything like what the people on YouTube are using. I could probably use it if it did. As it stands, it is a frustrating piece of junk.

  30. Soheil Jangali
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    You are awesome man. watching your tutorials for me is like listening to a great music 😀 it makes my brain work differently. your voice, your tone of speaking, your methods of teaching, all of them are so professional and it make me feel I'm watching a commercial website for education not YouTube :D.
     thank you so much for your efforts and for your time.
    I can see people ask you for more tutorial for other fields like flyers and etc and you answer comments nicely. I'm a big fan of you and you are my hero 😀
    amazing people like you and creators of inkscape inspires me to use inkscape instead of pirated version of commercial products.

  31. SGS
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Thanks for all tutorials. 🙂 . Crazy, , after clip set, in 0.91r/linuxmint18, the picture-frame do not fit to the black rectangle. I saw the frame outside from the rectangle from the picture Iwant to clip and after that it is no way to center on horizontal axis ….. it take for that the original picture size. Do not know how I can search for result, maybe other users can help me. Sample http://i682.photobucket.com/albums/vv183/sps31/vpn18_zps1neva8wi.png

  32. In Yeung
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    very helpful

  33. Gregg Hardin
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Where can I get photos for San Francisco so I can do one for my home town?

  34. 1PSD
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Hi my friend
    How are you. excuse me for my english 😉 my english is bad :))
    I build video tutorial for photoshop, illustrator and etc
    i want put my video in your channel. if you allow. for example my video tutorial is knight text effect in my channel. But I want than put 1 link into my description video tutorial. this link is for my weblog . only this.
    Are you agree?
    Thank you very much.

  35. Chris Riddle's Art and Music
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Didn't finish watching the video but was able to create a facebook cover photo similar to this. Thanks.

  36. Amadou golfa
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    what is your os ?

  37. Ron Brooks
    May 19, 2019 at 10:27

    Good video, Nick. I was just getting ready to change my group's facebook cover, so I'll use your idea.

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