Vlogging 101: Here's How To Make The Perfect YouTube Thumbnail

16 June 2016, 16:36 | Updated: 17 July 2017, 12:17

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By Benedict Townsend

These simple steps will help you dramatically improve your YouTube thumbnails

A thumbnail (the still picture that advertises YouTube videos) truly makes or breaks a video. A great one can bring you in a whole new audience, a bad one can turn away even the audience you already have. Here we'll give you all the steps you need to make your thumbnails work for you, not against you - and the best part is, you don't need to be a photoshop wizard to succeed!

Here's how to truly nail (sorry) the thumbnail game on YouTube:

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