Just like what mastheads are to newspapers and covers to books, so with blogs, it needs an interesting, no nonsense banner head.
Ways to Process a Banner Head Design
As much as you’re being a creative writer in your blog, make it a point that your blog space spells creativity even with your blog’s banner head, such that if your blog is in Tumbler, don’t settle for the default header image that Tumbler provides but create your own banner image, one that suits well with you and your readers in mind, by editing through a banner maker app or using the settings from the desktop dashboard. Whichever is your decided process for creating the appropriate banner for your blog, you need to be prepared to work out the details, such as: your theme or brand identity, fonts of shapes and styles, kind of background, and the right images and graphics that can reflect your personality and thinking statement.
Creative Ideas to Make A Banner Head Image
A lot of people who reads blogs on a regular basis do recognize the effort that the author has done to create an interesting, eye-catching banner head image that shows originality and poetic presence. To look for high-quality stock photos, search graphic websites which provide quality photos and for free, and when you have picked the right photo, re-invent it by making it look original, uniquely created even if it looks familiar, and has a poetic message. Remember that your banner image is almost like a permanent thing, since your readers will be accustomed to it and easily identify your blog, so consistency is a factor needed in working out your banner head creation.
Horizontal Image Projection
When you have chosen and re-created your banner image, make sure that the image is flexible to be resized so it can be projected horizontally, since banner heads are usually presented on a horizontal viewing. Another way to create a horizontal image is to crop the photo and resize it.
Creating the Right Banner Background
The challenge of deciding which background color and design will appropriately suit the banner head in your blog is a tricky one. There are many ways, such as Using banner maker apps or tumbler templates or researching through the internet on ideas for a beautiful background, for you to explore so you can have a definite idea on what appropriate background will suit your banner head image.
Little touches on how you would want your banner image to be presented, such as subtle textures, patterns, shadows in the right places, edge highlights, color shading, etc can truly spell the difference in providing an attractive, well-thought of design creation.