WhatsApp users can use the Snapseed app to write personalized phrases about images stored on their phone.
Available as a free download for iPhone (iOS) and Android smartphones, this tool has several stylized font patterns that can be edited with phrases typed by users.
The tip is ideal for creating promotional material for parties, adding song lyrics or festive messages to friends and family.
See, in the following tutorial, how to use Snapseed to personalize photo messages on your phone.
Tutorial shows how to add stylized phrases to cell phone photos and how to share with WhatsApp friends – Photo: Marvin Costa / dnetc
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Open Snapseed on your phone and tap the «+» icon in the center of the screen.
Then, in your phone’s image view, tap the photo you want to edit.
Action to import a photo from your cell phone to Snapseed – Photo: Reproduction / Marvin Costa
Tap on the «Tools» option and, in the options that appear on the screen, access «Text».
Action to open the Snapseed app’s text editing tool – Photo: Reproduction / Marvin Costa
Choose the font pattern you want to use at the bottom of the screen.
To edit the sample text, double-tap the phrase that has been added to your image.
In the next menu, tap the example sentence again.
Action to edit text over images in the Snapseed app – Photo: Reproduction / Marvin Costa
Type custom text and tap «OK».
To finish editing, touch the checkmark icon in the bottom right corner of the screen.
Option to finish editing text over image in the Snapseed app – Photo: Reproduction / Marvin Costa
Tap «Export» and choose the option «Share».
Options for saving and sharing an edited image in the Snapseed app – Photo: Reproduction / Marvin Costa
Tap on the option «WhatsApp» and, in the next window, select the friend who will receive the image.
To proceed, tap «Submit».
Option to export an image edited on Snapseed to the WhatsApp interface – Photo: Reproduction / Marvin Costa
Use the tip whenever you want to write phrases with custom fonts over images using Snapseed.
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