Summary: One of the hardest parts of running a website is creating cool looking graphics. Truth is, I’m not a designer, and I don’t want to be. However, I need graphics – high quality.
Yes, I have Photoshop sitting on my laptop. No, I don’t use it much because I never seem to be able to figure it out and I get frustrated super fast!
So I either made really crappy graphics or I just threw in the towel.
Until I discovered the secret about website graphics!
- Use slide presentation software and export the slide as an image. These programs come preloaded with tons of usable icons, backgrounds, diagrams, lines etc. etc.
The following graphics were created using Microsoft PowerPoint and Apple Keynote slide presentation programs, no Photoshop.