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!

Friends Worth Following on ImageChef!

Have you updated your ImageChef App lately? There is no better time than now to do so – we’ve just released a brand spanking new batch of updates! These updates not only have great new photo-frames and text-templates for you (like our Winter Frames Pack!) but we’ve also updated your profile and searching tools making them better than ever. You can now easily search for your friends and update your Username, all from the palm of your hand! We’re here to show you how…

To search for your friends launch your ImageChef App, and click on the ‘Album’ icon in the bottom right hand corner of your screen.

This will take you to your ImageChef Mobile Profile. In the top left hand corner of your screen click on the ‘friends’ icon to access our friend finding features.

Once you have clicked through you will see a screen with a variety of searching options, one of which is searching for your friends by their unique ImageChef Username!

Now that you know how to search for your friends using the ImageChef App, give it a try by searching for some of our favorite users by their below usernames! Make sure to follow them once you get to their page…

1. cutiebeautie
2. younghoolie
3. washamamaya
4. AngiYmialma

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

Hopelessly Devoted to ImageChef User of the Month for October 2013 mixer∞directioner!

October is almost over, but the best is yet to come! With Halloween around the corner there is so much fun to be have dressing up and trick-or-treating. Regardless of what you have planned for the 31st, get ready to become hopelessly devoted to our ImageChef User of the Month for October 2013 mixer∞directioner!

Hailing from Italy, mixer∞directioner or Miley has been using ImageChef since 2013, and has taken no time at all to steal our hearts with her inspirational One Direction tribute remixes!

mixer∞directioner adores music, her favorite bands being Little Mix and One Direction. This adoration is displayed in her creative animated templates.

A girl who doesn’t shy away from trying new things, mixer∞directioner has been exploring our new Meme Maker Tool created a this great Cosby inspired Meme!

Having quickly mastered ImageChef’s animation tool, mixer∞directioner is no stranger to our signature templates and uses them in interesting ways, such as our Vinyl Album Cover photo-frame.

Help us welcome rising star mixer∞directioner to ImageChef by heading over to her profile and following her today! And till next time, have a very happy Halloween and don’t let the ghouls get-ya!

Follow mixer∞directioner on ImageChef: By Clicking Here

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