MS Paint’s Evolution: from Ugly Ducking to Magnificent Swan

Microsoft Paint is a well-known drawing program. Very often MS Paint is an object of amusing jokes, so its functionality is underestimated. In fact this is a perfect image editor. It performs a lot of routine common tasks and substitutes bulky and expensive image software. The only thing is needed: you should know how to use the program. Unfortunately only the lucky and the persistent have found the key to MS Paint’s heart. Besides following the ugly rumors that the Redmond software is good-for-nothing, practically nobody wants to give it a try. Let’s attempt to save Paint’s reputation.

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Sketchpad Google Chrome – Best Online Drawing App

Sketchpad, the developer of HTML5 online photo editing apps, is a real alternative to Microsoft Paint or Paint.net. The free web-based online drawing tool allows you to create pictures, sketches and cartoons. The app contains all usual drawing software features: brushes, shapes, a color picker, an eraser, a texture stamp and much more. Moreover, Sketchpad gives advanced image editing options such as gradients, patterns and history; the last two criteria go beyond limited MS Paint toolset.
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FotoFlexer: What Happened to Old App? 10 Best Alternatives

FotoFlexer is a free online graphics editor created over 10 years ago by Arbor Labs. In 2019 the image editor app was updated with new features such as filters, stickers, frames. But many old cool features has gone. The editor used to create collages, animate pictures easily, remove photo background, make collages and smart pop art pics. Besides, the image editing website worked with pictures from Facebook, Picasa, Flickr photo albums, and processed images from your computer. The app has changed tremendously! Let’s sort out if it’s good or bad. What are best alternatives to old FotoFlexer? (more…)

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No More Image Editing with Splashup – Closed in 2014 [List of New Alternatives]

Splashup is a free online photo editor, which has lots of advanced picture editing features such as layers, brushes, filters, canvas, etc.  Unlike other online photo editors created for fun photo editing such as Picnik, Pixlr-o-Matic or PhotoMania, Splashup is considered to be a photo editor for professionals. But…

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How to Make Banners for Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn on Canva? [TIPS & TRICKS 2022]

Have you ever thought why professional designers spend so much time creating a digial ad banner? Can do it yourself without design experience and get a really creative and effective ad banner? Yes, you can with Canva app! Make digital ad banners for Facebook, Instagram, YouTube or LinkedIn for FREE on Canva. We will show you how.

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Is Picasa 3 Still Available in 2022? Yes, on Windows 10 & Mac!

On Aplil 19, 2012 Google, the owner of Picnik, shut down Picnik, the online image editing website, and shifted several features to other services such as Google+ and Picasa. But in May 2016, Google decided to close Picasa either. Why did Picasa get discontinued? Because of Google Photos origin! Google suggested all users to upgrade to Google Photos. However, the question remains: “Is Picasa still available or are all well-known graphics editing tools lost forever?”
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Top 10 Free Online Image Resizers for Email in KB & Pixels [Without Losing Quality]

Now to make a big picture smaller or vice verse is not a problem. You don’t have to install photo editing software for Windows to shrink photos quickly in megapixels, pixels, kb (kilobytes) or cm/inches. There are many online image resizers that help crop, compress and cut HD images easily so you can send them by email, upload to Facebook, post as an avatar in a messenger. (more…)

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