Make striking circular border around your profile picture
This tool will help you create a prominent profile picture for social medias by adding a gradient or flat color border around it. Use it as a way to express something or just to make it standout from the crowds. Scroll down to the app below and Lets get started
Tutorial: How to make circular profile picture with striking border?
Adding striking border to your profile picture is so easy using this profile picture maker. Here is the step:
1. Upload or capture your photo
Click on yellow "Upload Photo" button above profile canvas. If you are on the desktop computer the file search windows will appear. You only need to choose your photo. If you are using android mobile device, you can choose between uploading from storage or capture directly from camera. Once you have selected your photo it will appear on circular canvas on the left column.
2. Play with border properties
If you are on the desktop, you can find the properties on the right column. If you are on the mobile device scroll down to find it. Here you can change the border thickness, border offset, transparency and choosing color.
3. Play with photo filters
This app also provide you with the photo filter. You can find it on the filter tab. You can make your photo blackwhite, or other duotone effect. Play it!
4. Download it
Once you satisfied with the result you can imidietly download it. Just click on download button below the canvas. The popup will appear, you will have two option, jpg or png. I suggest you to use png for better image quality. Use jpeg instead if you want to save bandwidth.
About this tool
This tool is simply a web application to create a circular profile picture with a border or ring around it. The app is run on the browser. This means you do not need to install anything.
You might think why people want to add a border around their profile picture? The answer mostly is because it is fun and cool. But actually there are more than that. By adding a striking color around your photo, you will look more prominent on social media. Let say When the user scroll their feed on Instagram, they will easily dragged by profile picture that has border because it is eye-catchy. That is good for branding. Another thing is since color has a deep connection with feelings, you can use this as a way to express emotion. Let say red combined with orange for vibrant passion, or dark to show sympathy or condolence.
Compatibility and requirement
This online tool should work on all major Operating Systems and major browsers except iOS and macOS, and you might have a problem with older Internet Explorer.
We have successfully run it on the following operating system: Android, Windows 7 to 10, Linux, Chrome OS. Work on browsers: Opera, Firefox, Chrome, Edge.
For iOS and macOS users
This online tool process the image on the user’s browser, so when you hit download, it actually saves from your own browser to your own hard disk. That’s why it is very fast. Unfortunately, Apple doesn’t have this feature. If you are open this on Safari browser, you need to manually save to hardisk by tap and hold it or right click save on the image on new popped out window.