PicsArt’s YouTube Banner Maker is the only tool you need to take your YouTube channel to standout levels — and it’s possible without a penny or any professional help. Create a YouTube banner in next to no time (and for free!) using PicsArt’s handy, easy-to-use YouTube Banner Maker. Customize the look to fit your style with bold backgrounds, fun stickers, and hundreds of unique fonts — and never mess with the size. In mere minutes, you can create a YouTube banner that speaks to your personal style. Design your YouTube banner to fit your channel’s theme, whether it’s about food, fashion, travel, beauty, pets, or beyond.

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Create YouTube Banners in No Time

If you don’t want to create something from scratch, you can also use one of our handy YouTube banner templates to help your YouTube cover stand out from a sea of competitors. We have hundreds of eye-catching designs — all created by our talented in-house artists — that will speak to your brand’s one-of-a-kind aesthetic and personality. From bold to subtle and everything in between, the hardest part will be picking just one.

PicsArt’s YouTube Banners Are Free

The biggest reason to forgo paying a professional to design your YouTube channel art is that you can save thousands of dollars. By creating your YouTube banner yourself (from the comfort of your own office or home), you have full control over every single design aspect, from start to finish. With so many easy-to-use tools at your fingertips, you won’t regret using PicsArt’s free YouTube Banner Maker.

Easily Customize Banners to Your Liking

The design possibilities are endless when it comes to PicsArt’s YouTube Banner Maker. You can turn up the volume by layering on stickers, shapes, and effects that will completely transform the look of your YouTube cover art. The idea is to make your YouTube cover stand out from the rest, so there is no time limit or creative barrier to what you can achieve with PicsArt’s banner maker.

Choose From Hundreds of Unique Fonts

Getting your brand name or tagline across in a succinct — and stunning — way is highly important when it comes to your YouTube banner art. With over 200 unique fonts to choose from, you won’t have a shortage of ways to get your message across in style. Once you’re done picking the font that speaks to your aesthetic, you can change the color, outline, opacity, and shadow to get an even more personalized look.

Go Back and Edit Later

Should you need to go back and make edits to your YouTube banner art, it’s totally possible and easy with PicsArt’s YouTube Banner Maker. This option is good for when you would like to update your look to give your YouTube channel a fresh makeover.

Hundreds of thousands of photos

Don't have an image handy? If you need ideas for images to use as the backdrop of your YouTube channel banner art, don’t worry, we have a plethora of ideas for you. Just browse through our community and partner contributed #FreetoEdit images to select the photo that will capture your YouTube audience. If you need photos for commercial use, we have a filter that lets you easily search for YouTube banner images that fit your needs.

Download or Share

Congratulations! You’re all done with the fun part of making an epic cover art using our free YouTube Banner Maker. Now for the less fun (but equally important) part of saving it so all your hard work won’t go to waste. Download your YouTube banner art as JPEG or PNG, choose the image quality, then save it to your PicsArt profile or computer. All that’s left to do is to show it off on your YouTube channel!

How to Make a YouTube Banner

  • 1
    Select your YouTube Banner template.
  • 2
    Edit the template details to customize it. Add your own photo, stickers, overlays, and text.
  • 3
    Download your YouTube banner.

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