Top 10 Image Editors for Social Media Posting


Social Media is all about visuals. If you are not posting visually appealing images, you won’t get the required attention on social media from your target audience. Here is a list of top 10 image editors for your social media posting.

Your social media campaign would not work if your images are not in high quality. People love to see aesthetically pleasing images. However, just images are not enough these days. People love to see memes and illustrations and for that, you need good photo editors to edit the images.

With so many photo editors out there online, now you don’t need a professional editor to edit your photos. You can use these free/paid image editors and do the editing yourself.

Top 10 Image Editors to Edit Your Social Media Posts


From Facebook banner to blog banner to Instagram posts and stories, Canva has everything for everyone. The easy UI makes it a go-to app for everyone. The drag and drop layout of Canva gives you access to thousands of templates.

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Canva helps you edit an image, make it in to any size, write your thoughts or creatively put those taglines in. You can even tell stories by making a collage. Moreover, Canva protects picture integrity for print as well. Hence, if you need to print your posters and banner, use canva. Canva can be accessed through Web as well as Playstore and App Store.

GIF (Graphics Interchange Format) is a bitmap image format that supports both animated and static images. GIFs are trending animated files and it can enhance your engagement with your target audience. GIFs can be attractive but hey, we know making them are time-consuming and not easy.

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ezGIF allows you to create Gifs in just a few clicks. You can also resize, crop, reverse, split and do all other kinds of editing. Well, the best part is that it’s easy to use and not like other websites which makes everything complicated.


PIXLR comes with two photo editors – PIXLR X and PIXLR E. The first one is classic yet advanced desktop style photo editor whereas the second one is as they say playful modern your cup of tea. Both free photo editors are open to almost any image format including PSD (Photoshop), PXD, Jpeg, PNG (Transparent), WebP, SVG and many more.

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PIXLR’s both editors are AI-powered with automatic background removal and other AI tools to help you create professional-looking photo edits. Through PIXLR things like smudging, dodging and working in layers (things you do in Photoshop) becomes easier. PIXLR is also available as a mobile app on both Playstore and App Store.


Acorn is one of those image editors, which lets you use their platform without any subscription.

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This editor gives you access to edit your images, write text on them with non-destructive filters. It includes vector tools such as stars, arrows, Bézier curves, boolean operations, and text tools including circle text and path text. With Acorn, modify stroke alignment, line join style, and shape blending all from within the inspector palette.


Photo editing and graphic designing platform for everyone. It is an all in one creative platform where you can crop and resize photos, turn photo into an art and remove background from your image. Moreover, through this, you can batch edit photos, retouch portraits, make collages, design templates and find thousands of stack free images.

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BeFunky one of those editors which would give you photoshop feels even if you are not professionally trained in photo editing.

Adobe Stock

Adobe Stock includes of over 90 million high-quality assets that you can use in your social campaigns for photos, illustrations, videos and templates.

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Through Adobe Stock you can:

  • Search and find what you want to share
  • Select a license
  • Download the images
  • Attach them to your posts
  • Share across your social channels

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PicMonkey is a photo editing and designing platform which claims to create scroll-stopping images for Facebook, Instagram, Youtube and more. Even you can make Ads and logos on PicMonkey.

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Moreover, this editor includes millions of stock photos, so you don’t have to go and search for stock photos on any other website. It offers easy drag and drop features for collage designing; users can make easy adjustments for spacing between images, can round off corners and can also set specific colours or transparency at backgrounds.


Are you a blogger, business owners or social media marketers? Stencil can be used to make social media graphics for your social media campaigns.

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With 4,400,000+ stock photos, Stencil is famous for its simple which allows beginners to do various editing tasks without any complexity. Users can create videos, slide shares, gifographics, infographics, and GIFs using this interactive tool.

Amazing feature:

  • 1,125+ Amazing Templates
  • 100,000+ Quotes
  • 3,150+ Google Web Fonts
  • Upload your own fonts
  • Upload & Store Multiple Logos
  • 2,100,000+ Icons & Graphics
  • 75+ custom sizes for all your needs
  • Browser Extensions

The great news for paid plan users is that this software comes with a 7-day money-back guarantee.


Similar to Canva, Snappa too has countless high-quality templates.

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With this, you can make graphics for social media, ads, blogs, and more—even if you’re not a graphic designer. It has countless free stock photos and high-quality icons (helpful right?). This is the best feature of Snappa if compared with Canva. Canva too has a wide collection of icons but they are premium whereas Snappa gives you access to so many free icons. You can also resize and change the background of your image.


Apart from all the other features, Piktochart is best used for infographics. Piktochart is extremely simple and easy to use.

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With this one, you can create reports, presentations, infographics, social media graphics, and prints. Moreover, you can turn any text-heavy content into a visual story that connects with Piktochart’s collaborative design platform.

On Piktochart, you can collaborate with your team and work with them easily. You can share your visual work, your brand assets, and review your peers’ work on the fly. With Piktochart for Teams, everyone’s on the same page.

Winding up…

With this our list of top 10 image editors for social media campaign comes to an end. Have we missed some good image editors in this list? We would love to know more, comment and share with us more amazing image editors.

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