Content creation is one of the most important jobs in digital marketing. To help you in those efforts we have picked 19 visual content creation tools that can help you create the best possible content.
To make things easier we’ve divided these tools into 3 categories:
- Image Creation
- Video Creation
- Infographic Creation
Canva is the most popular tool for content creators. Its free plan has so many options that you don’t need anything else. Canva is a must for anybody who creates content.
Great tool if you need to quickly create collages and edit photos. BeFunky Graphic Designer has a great photo editor and you can also make cards, banners, brochures, and posters with this fast content creation software package.
Another great tool for image editing and content creation. On Stencil you can choose on what social network you want to post your content, you can look at the preview of what it’s going to look like on that social network and also you can schedule your posts.
Do you like quotes? Well, Image Quote (previously known as Institute) is a brilliant tool for everybody that loves to post quotes on their social media. This is a mobile app, available for both iOS and Android.
Another great app for quote lovers. You can use Quotes Cover designs as a starting point, making the process pretty quick.
Everybody knows that Adobe Photoshop is king in photo editing, but not everybody can afford it. If you want an app that can do almost everything Photoshop can, GIMP is the software for you. With GIMP you can edit your photos so they look truly professional and all that for free. We love GIMP.
Now here is one we like to use as often as possible. Snappa is a full-featured drag and drop image editor. You can add and edit effects with a slider and you can upload your graphics, and save designs in folders.
Crello is one of the best out there. It’s easy to use and you can create beautiful image ads for social media as well as motion graphics perfect for Instagram stories.
Want to create animated videos? With Animaker you can create animated videos easily and without the hefty price tag. You can create multiple video types including explainer videos, whiteboard videos, and even infographic videos.
Offeo is a great motion graphic tool. You can create video ads in any format you want. It has a great library of effects and graphics that you can use. This is one to keep an eye on.
One of the best video creation tool ou there. With the huge library of templates with Renderforest, you can create professional-looking animated videos, intros, outros, promotional videos, wedding videos, etc.
Biteable is one of the best out there. With 1000 templates you can create any kind of video that you need for your content. Also, now they have the option to change the format so you can create the best possible video for your social media.
One of the best software for creating animated videos. Powtoon makes it easy to create appealing visual content in only a few minutes. These are an excellent way to get attention and engage your audience.
One of the more interesting visual content creation tools on our list. Lumen5 is very appealing to use because it uses artificial intelligence to let you create a video from the text.
Do you want to create infographics by using pre-made templates and adding photos, images, and charts? Easel.ly is the perfect tool for you. The free version gives you access to 10 templates, but you’ll get hundreds more with a paid plan.
Visme includes several templates, charts, and widgets that you can use to create your infographic. However, you’ll need to upgrade for an even wider range and additional organizational features.
In the free version of the Infogram, you get access to 37 types of interactive infographics plus 13 types of maps. To make things even more user-friendly you can use drag and drop to create a stunning infographic.
Venngage has a three-step process in creating infographics. Choose a template, add elements, and finally, customize your design. Some functionality is reduced in the free plan.
Piktochart is a specialized tool that’s like Canva, but it is focused on creating infographics, presentations, charts, graphs, and reports.