Another request from one of our readers on “Design Facebook Timeline Cover”. Before starting the tutorial, I would thank to all my readers as they are Happy with our tutorials and thanks for requesting tutorials from us. We would love to share, what you want. Ok so we are going to design facebook timeline cover. Here we go:
The size of time line cover:
The timeline cover size should be of 851 pixels wide and the resolution can be 72 px.
So let start the work:
1.Open your favorite designing program, Yes that photoshop, create a new blank canvas with the size 851×315 with 72 px resolution.
2. Now create a new layer and fill it with rectangular shape,
3. Choose the foreground color to #dddedf and background color to white or we can say #ffffff. Now double click the rectangular layer to open Blending options and the choose Gradient overlay and choose the first gradient. And use these settings:
4. Now add the text in between of the canvas. I am using MashDesigning logo.
5. Almost complete, now add some effects. I am adding glossy effect and some shadow to the text . You can learn it from here: Glossy Text effect in Simple steps
At last add anything on the profile picture you want. I am using the image for our blog Fan page. You can check it out here also don’t fotget to click on “Like”.
Thanks, hope this simple tutorial give you the idea to design your own Facebook Timeline Cover.
Note: Use 815X315 dimension, for better result. Thanks to Abhisek Das of Technocruze 🙂