ImageChef's Best of 2013!


Before we jump whole heartedly into 2014, a new year chocked full of promise, we wanted to take a look back at 2013. 2013 was a magical year for ImageChef filled to the brim with new features, exciting updates and most importantly new ImageChef artists and user creativity up the whazoo! Take a seat, relax and grab some popcorn, as we take you through ImageChef’s Best of 2013!

First off in April we released our Paint Bucket Tool enabling our users to easily create stickers which they could save, share, and use again at a later time. All with the click of a magical paint bucket.

Then we started off Summer right with the release of brand new fonts and stickers! From arrows to hip new hand drawn fonts our users were ready to create great summer templates.

Next in July we released Visual Poetry 4.0, which included an entire redesign of the App to be focused towards education and feature amazing new ways to creative with text! You can download on the App store by clicking here.

In September we started off the school year with a fun and fantastic update to our ImageChef App! The updated included a full redesign with support for iOS7 and iPhone 5S and 5C, as well as live updates so users no longer have to wait for a patch to get the latest and greatest. If you don’t have it yet you can download the new ImageChef or ImageChef+ App by clicking here.

Don’t be scared of Dr. Evil, be psyched that in October we released ImageChef’s Meme Maker! This hilarious new tool allows our users to instantly create Memes, staying on the cutting edge of what’s happening in pop culture.

Then as Halloween crept up on us we showed you the ropes of ImageChef’s Mobile Sketchpad. This feature allowed our mobile users to engage with one of the most popular features on our website and create more dynamic creations.

Then to wrap up a very exciting fall we released ImageChef Video! A tool which allowed ImageChef mobile users to create and share videos from ImageChef to Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and more.

And of course we released dozens of great new ImageChef text templates and photo-frames. Head over to ImageChef to see them and get creative today!

That’s all for 2013 – what will 2014 hold? Only time will tell. Keep your eyes on ImageChef, exciting developments are en route in the new year.

As always, thanks for reading!

Get Moving with ImageChef's New Video Feature!

Have you updated your ImageChef App lately? Well if you haven’t, you’d better do so quick, because our latest build includes a fantastic new Video Feature! You can now create awesome animated videos to post to your Instagram Account, Your Facebook Page, Share with your ImageChef friends and more. The new feature works with any animated template, or with static templates that you add stickers to.

To get started creating video’s take the following steps…

Step 1: Launch your ImageChef App and select your favorite template. If it is already animated add a photo, click ‘Save/Share’ and move on to ‘Step 3′. If it is a static template, or if you want to add on to it, click the ‘Magic Wand’ tool in the bottom right hand corner of your screen…

Step 2: Add stickers and text to your template. Add the stickers and text in the order you want them to ‘enter’ in your video. Once you are satisfied with your creation click ‘Save/Share’…

Step 3: Once you have clicked ‘Save/Share’ on the next screen the first option will be ‘Make Video’, click this to proceed…

Step 4: Select the style you would like your video to use, your options are ‘Bounce In’ ‘Jitter’ or ‘Cut In’. Once you have selected your style the video will render for a minute or so. Once it is finished rendering a screen will pop-up that will ask you how you want to share your video. You can either share from this screen, or launch Instagram, Tumblr, Facebook or more to share from your camera roll where the video is now saved!

And voila! You’ve created an ImageChef Video from the palm of your hand. If you haven’t done so yet download the latest versions of the App below to get creating. If you have any questions email support@imagechef.com!

Download the ImageChef App: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/imagechef-mix-text-photos/id330357169?mt=8
Download the ImageChef+ App: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/imagechef+-caption-frame-your/id324581493?mt=8

Introducing ImageChef's Meme Maker!

From Grumpy Cat to the Philosoraptor, your favorite Meme’s have finally arrived at ImageChef.com. We are proud to introduce what will no doubt our funniest new feature yet, ImageChef’s very own Meme Maker! ImageChef’s Meme Maker is a meme generator which allows you to quickly put custom text on any photo. As ImageChef’s joins the meme-revolution, we’d like to take a moment to give you a brief tutorial on how to turn any ImageChef Remix into a Meme.

To get started head over to the Meme Maker page on ImageChef.com, or navigate to the Meme Maker tool from our homepage:

Next either choose from the existing Meme templates to customize, add text and make your own, or log into your ImageChef Account to create you own Meme from scratch:

Once you are logged in select a photo from your library, and add text to create a meme:

To save your creation as a Meme for other ImageChef Users to re-use, make sure you click the ‘Start a Meme with this Photo’ box and click ‘Save’. Once you click save you will be able to name your Meme whatever you like…

And your Meme will be saved in the Meme Library for other users to modify and enjoy!

Now that you are a pro, head over to ImageChef.com to start making and creating Meme’s today. Be sure to share your Meme’s on your favorite social networks, from Reddit to Facebook your creations are sure to please!

To go straight to ImageChef’s Meme Maker Click Here

Introducing Visual Poetry Version 4.0!

We’re excited to introduce Visual Poetry Version 4.0, a revamp of the popular app for iPhone and iPad by the makers of ImageChef! Visual Poetry lets you create beautiful text collages. Type your text or phrase and watch it instantly become a unique word mosaic in a variety of shapes, colors and styles.

We’ve added 3 original fonts and host of new text arrangement styles and sizes to suit your every creative whim.

The new release also includes 24 symbols basic symbols, or you can draw you own shapes. We’ve also added touch-interactivity to the new version, users can pinch and drag to resize and rotate individual words.

The app allows you to share your creations on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or via Email. The hot new look is just the beginning, download or update today to get in the fun!

Download from the App Store today; http://bit.ly/XAJHbA or get connected on ImageChef.com.

Get Your Unique ImageChef Username & URL Today!

Being an ImageChef user is all about expressing yourself and creating a unique presence in the ImageChef community and on the world wide web. We are very excited to announce yet another way to stand-out on ImageChef.com : you can now choose a unique ImageChef Username  and URL!  Follow these simple steps below to snag your name today…

First go to ImageChef.com and log into your account. Once you are logged click on your username in the top left hand corner and go down to ‘My Account’

Once you are in your account you will notice that there is a field that reads ‘Username: Username not set…’ In order to choose your name and set this field click on the ‘Change Account Settings’ Button…

Now enter the URL you would like into the ‘Username’ field. After you have entered your URL of choice scroll down to the bottom of the page and click ‘Save’

And voila! Now when you go to your My Stuff page you will see your unique URL in your navigation bar, as well as below your photo! Congrats on getting your unique ImageChef URL, post it on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest or your Blog to share it with the world!

Please Note: There can only be one of each Username/URL so be sure to snag yours today while it is still available!