Choosing the size might seem unimportant but just like you don’t want a bad quality image, you shouldn’t have a wrong sized one either.
According to Google recommendations your image should be 1920px by 1080px. A ratio of 16:9 is ideal as it’s used most often in YouTube players and previews.
Some other important technical details include:
- It must be in .JPG, .GIF, .BMP, or .PNG image formats
- Your image file must be under the 2MB limit
How to make it
With Seedtale you can make your end screen just the way you picture it without much struggle. Our way is the easiest and fastest, you don’t need to be an expert to make your end screen look clean and professional.
You don’t even have to go through the headache of making everything yourself, with Seedtale you can choose a customizable, pre-sized Youtube end screen template. You can find them in the YouTube design area just by clicking in the “YouTube end screen” link.
Just with a quick 5 minutes and you are done !
Here is a step by step
1. Start by going to the YouTube area and clicking on the “YouTube End Screen” option
2. You can choose a design, all of them are customizable.
3. The designs are entirely customizable. You can swap out stock photos, and add in (or eliminate) both design elements like shapes, graphics, and text.
4. When you are happy with what you created you can view how it would look like on desktop by clicking on the monitor icon.
Finish your videos with Seedtale designs!
How to pick a design
The options are endless. You should choose a design that represents your brand and yourself. A clean and straight-forward end screen is the best.
If you are the face of the business, you can benefit from using a picture of you in your end screen, since it will make users connect and relate more, thus so boosting your business.
As you can see, the End Screen you choose is very important, the way you portrait your business will have an impact on it.
Do’s and Dont’s
You need to bear in mind that Youtube is accessible to all, and though that is good for business, it also means that there are a few practises you should keep in mind to have a strong end screen, representative of your business.
If you’re using graphics or a designed image of any type, use whitespace (or negative space) to your advantage. This helps keep your end screen looking clean and organized. This gives it that high-quality look professional images have.
No one will click in your video if it looks cluttered, you want to be able to draw the users attention to a specific point that will lead them to watch more of your videos.
– Use the write sizing and grammar on your text
The worst thing that could happen is having a word misspelled, or not even being able to read the text. It’s important not to have your text too small, use proper grammar and not to clickbait.
-Use your end screen to share other social media
You want the other social media info to be noticeable so that the users can visit you in other platforms but not to cover any crucial information or design elements in the end screen.
– Make a clean, simple design
A clean and simple design is easier to do, to be recognized and overall prettier.
Take our website as an example, when you go to see the templates you find a simple layout so that the user won’t feel overwhelmed.
Nowadays YouTube is such an important platform for businesses, big and small, the End Screen you choose should stand out to users and be credible. People should be able to look at your end screen and be interested in knowing more about your business or be compelled to watch more videos.
Thanks to Seedtale you have the opportunity to make your own End Screen without trouble in a very easy and efficient way.
Don’t forget to change it once in a while. You can come back to Seedtale anytime you want and create a new end screen. Your End Screen can be the key for your viewers to watch your next video. Seedtale designs are always appealing! In Seedtale we have other designs for Youtube, just check them out!
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