Tutorial: Glitzy Invitations with an Uptown Vibe

It’s your girlfriend’s last night as a single lady and you’ve been tasked with rallying the troops for what’s sure to be an unforgettable evening on the town. Channel your inner Yonce, and… Continue reading

All-new Crazy Goodness! Seriously? Yes!

We’ve got big news: PicMonkey’s going artisanal! That’s right folks, we’re getting on board with the locally sourced, hand-crafted movement with a bottom up overhaul of everything we do. All-new engineering methods for us, all-new looks for… Continue reading

Cute Overload: We Know You Can Handle It!

Pastel flowers, fat bumblebees, baby animals … spring is just bursting with cuteness! Sometimes you gotta look beyond complicated stuff and give in to fluffy, puffy, round and bright. We have a bevy… Continue reading

10 New Fonts Will Bedazzle Your Images

To cap off our month of celebrating all things typography we are rolling out ten new fonts!  These little babies are a sweet addition to our font repertoire. They run the gamut from… Continue reading

Video Tutorial: The Text Tool!

Yo ho, we’ve got a fresh new video tutorial right out of the oven! This one’s short and sweet: two and a half minutes will teach you all you need to know about… Continue reading

Rock It Green for Saint Paddy’s Day

Contrary to what certain frogs might have told you, it really is easy being green. Get a great color-washed look with one of your old friends, Ombre, Tint or Warhol. These color-changing effects… Continue reading

We Just Turned Two and We’re Happy Like Pharrell

PicMonkey’s been on the Whirl-a-While Web for two years, peoples! That’s 14 dog years and 9.4 Internet years. But we like to think of our photo editor as a young adult: fun to… Continue reading

Who’s Your Daddy: Creating Font Hierarchy

If you read the first article in our series on fonts, you are well on your way to a PicMonkey graduate degree in font mastery (how cool would that be?) because you know… Continue reading

PicMonkey’s One of the Top 100 Websites of 2013! Holla!

Guess who the Monkey’s hangin’ out with now? Oh, just the top dawgs on the web, according to PC Magazine! The magazine’s annual list of The Top 100 Websites of 2013 just came… Continue reading

This Typographer Finds His Letters in the Details

Have you heard this one? PencilPete, One Trick Tony and Brushtip Travis walked into a bar. Full stop. Isn’t that a hoot? Fonts can’t walk! If they could saddle up to the bar,… Continue reading

Get a Free Week of Royale Just for Being a Chatterbox

If you’re wondering how your creativity would blossom with access to the photo editing glory of PicMonkey Royale, the answer is closer than you think. With our new Tell a Friend program, when… Continue reading

Raising Characters: A Typographer Plies Her Trade at Home

Kimberly Geswein is a superwoman hero-thang because, while raising her two daughters, she managed to find time to teach herself the art of typography. She began with her own handwriting when she was… Continue reading

Trip the Font Fantastic! Picking and Pairing Fonts

Fonts are our secret, delicious vice, aren’t they? We love love love our favorites, and even still, we always want more. But there are a series of practical considerations that go into picking… Continue reading

Who’s Posing Now? The Selfie Survey

As part of our ongoing focus on selfie photos, PicMonkey hired an outside polling agency to ask American adults for the straight dope: who’s taking selfies, who’s sharing them, and what happens when… Continue reading

We Claim Valentine’s Day for All!

February 14th was declared Valentine’s Day at the end of the fifth century to honor a martyred priest, but what’s the connection between a celibate clergyman and romance? Some say it’s because the… Continue reading

Cats Reign Supreme

What do four monkeys, hundreds of cats, and a line of art enthusiasts stretching three blocks long have in common? Opening night of Cat Art Show LA! On January 25th, a handful of… Continue reading