Create a Custom Youtube Thumbnail

How to Create a Custom Thumbnail for Your YouTube Videos


You can use a number of different programs to create a custom thumbnail image for your Youtube videos. I prefer to use Gimp because it’s free and it has much of the same functionality as Photoshop. Of course, there are also some free, web-based photo manipulation tools that would work well too. In this video however, I’ll show you how to use Gimp to make a simple custom thumbnail image.