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How to Put Your Face on a Glamorous Magazine Cover

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What You'll Be Creating

Have you ever wanted to see your face on a glamorous magazine cover? It's very easy to do with a magazine cover generator. Placeit allows you to make your own magazine cover: upload a photo, customize the text, and the generator will make it look real! In this tutorial, I will show you how to do it step by step.

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How to Put Your Face on a Glamorous Magazine Cover

Step 1

Go to Placeit.net. Click Designs and scroll down to find the Magazine Cover Maker.

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Step 2

There's a list of various magazine covers ready to be customized. Pick the one that fits your vision of a glamorous magazine.

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Step 3

Let's start by adding the photo to the cover. Go to the right and click Custom Image. Select your image and give it a second to upload.

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Step 4

Resize and drag the image to get a better frame. When you're happy with it, click Crop. I used this photo for my cover.

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Step 5

The photo has been added to the cover, but there are still a few things we can change to make it more convincing. First, change the title to something that fits the style we're going for. You an also change the font and color of the title. It's also possible to change the size of the title directly in the preview.

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Step 6

Use the same method to change every text element: change the number of the issue, add your own headline, and maybe add a word or two about the person on the cover to interest the readers.

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Step 7

When you're done, just scroll up and click Download to purchase the image or download it as a part of your unlimited subscription.

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Step 8

Additionally, if you want a more convincing end result, you can always create a magazine cover mockup on Placeit.

Good Job!

Now you know how to make a magazine cover with a magazine cover generator. If you're interested in designing magazines, you may also like these tutorials:

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