90 percent of information transmitted to the brain is visual, and visuals are processed 60,000 times faster in the brain than text.
Visual content plays an important role in content marketing, and the images are a big part of it.

Introducing today a list of online photo editing free resources, effective and for which you don’t require an advanced image processing knowledge.

10 Online Photo Editing Tools for Beginners

10 Free Photo Editing Tools for Creating Stunning Visual Content

1. Pixlr

If you are already familiar with Photoshop, this is a similar program to edit pictures but much more simplified.

Pixlr contains instant effects that you can add to your pictures, change the saturation or the shade. To use it, you only need some basic knowledge about editing photos tools (fill, crop, blur, smudge and others).

It comes also with a mobile version with a variety of filters, frames, and stickers, but mostly collages, where you can add up to 10 photos.

When you’ve finished editing photos, Pixlr lets you distribute them on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

 

2. BeFunky

A program to edit pictures online for graphic design enthusiasts. Photos can be uploaded almost anywhere, even on Facebook or YouTube. It contains ready-made templates with different segments:

  • patterns
  • blog resources
  • graphics

Each of the above categories has different subcategories to choose from, depending on your preference. In addition, BeFunky lets you customize fonts, choose the size, color, opacity and duplication options.

Edited photos can be saved on your computer, your account BeFunky Google Drive, DropBox or you can share on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest & Tumblr.

 

3. Fotor

Fotor has more than 100 filters and effects to optimize the contrast, saturation, especially, brightness.

In addition, you can mark your favorite effects to later reuse. Pictures can be stored in the .jpg or .png and have special subcategories related to beauty (face, eyes, mouth).

 

4. Canva

Canva is one of the most affordable programs for editing photos, created specifically for graphic designers, without losing too much time. It has a lot of features to help you create your design:

  • text
  • background
  • frames
  • grids
  • forms
  • lines
  • illustrations
  • free photos

Canva has the option of “branding”. When you create your account, you can enter in the form your brand colors so that the effects will match these colors and so creating a custom design.

 

5. iPiccy

iPiccy is a program to edit pictures with various elements of saturation and temperature, which doesn’t necessarily require account registration for use.

You can upload images to iPiccy from your computer, directly from a webcam, or from an online image’s URL.

In this case, editing the photos online offers you a variety of basic tools (resize, crop, rotate, sharpen, or flip the picture, as well as edit the exposure, hue, saturation, and colors) and advanced (curves, dodge, burn, levels and clone tool).

When you’re finished editing with iPiccy, you can share the photo on Facebook or download it to your computer in either the JPG or PNG file format.

 

6. Sumo Paint

A program for editing photos online which contains a very useful package of 3D effects, a variety of tool’s ( gradient map tool, symmetry tool, kaleidoscope tool ), gradients, symmetry tools and filters.

Besides this, the SumoPaint find a wide range of brushes with various effects (oil, dry appearance, chalk and others) and different types of flowers, or shapes.

No need for registration online to edit your pictures and they can be saved on your computer or on the cloud.

 

7. Ribbet

Ribbet is simple to use and options are arranged in the left menu without having to search too much. It features:

  • fix your photos in a single click
  • fine-tune your results with advanced controls
  • crop, resize, and rotate in real-time
  • tons of special effects, from artsy to fun
  • astoundingly fast, right in your browser
  • awesome fonts and top-quality type tool
  • pond-fulls of shapes from hand-picked designers
  • works on Mac, Windows, and Linux
  • no download, installation or sign-up required

An interesting aspect regarding editing pictures is that you can enter a font from your own computer to customize your visual content. They even have a blog where you post the latest news and articles with tips & tricks about using the program.

 

8. PicMonkey

A program for edited pictures that does not require registration. A multitude of illuminating effects, colors and different edges to frame pictures.

It is simple to use and includes diversified tools like auto adjust, sharpen, resize, rotate, exposure, crop, and themes or fonts.

Photos can be uploaded from your computer or Facebook, OneDrive, DropBox or Flickr. In addition, you can share your visual content on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Flickr, Tumblr or email.

 

9. piZap

piZap has more than 50 filters, stickers, emoji and tool sites that control transparency and sharpness. It has three basic categories:

  • Edit
  • Collage
  • Design

With piZap, you can create your cover photo for Facebook and Twitter, for which you can choose a suitable background, stickers, filters, frames, pictures from your computer and not least, text in various forms.

 

10. LunaPic

LunaPic is an online photo editing program well structured. You can upload images from your computer but also from Facebook, Instagram or DropBox. You will be amazed by 200 + effects and so everything will be easier for you there are some good tutorials available.

 

Programs for editing photos online that I have mentioned above are just some of the resources to improve the visual content. You can use them with confidence and you can tell me in the comment section if you have any other resources.