YouTube Thumbnail Maker

Design Wizard's easy-to-use YouTube thumbnail maker allows you to design and download your unique thumbnails. Browse our selection of professionally designed templates to draw the eyes of YouTubers to your video.

YouTube thumbnails have a massive influence on how many clicks a YouTube video gets from the sidebar, so it's important to have it looking interesting and enticing.

Edit YouTube Thumbnail

Choose a YouTube thumbnail template to edit

Easy-to-use thumbnail creator

Our thumbnail maker is a powerful tool that is very easy to use. Anyone can create and download quality YouTube thumbnails in minutes. Our incredible features and design elements mean there is no need for any previous graphic design experience. Our templates are ready to go and fully customizable to suit your video.

Designing your thumbnail

Your custom thumbnail design depends very much on the type of video you are creating it for. Make sure the thumbnail is somewhat reflective of the content in the video. Choose an appropriate template from our selection of stunning designs. Add any relevant information through text and graphic elements to give them a better idea of what to expect.

What is the perfect size for a YouTube Thumbnail?

1920×1080 pixels. However, there is no need to worry about how to get the perfect pixel size for your thumbnail. Our templates have the correct YouTube thumbnail dimensions, so you don't have to worry about your thumbnail being too small or too big. 

Simply choose a template that is close to what you are looking for, and edit it however you like to create the perfect custom video thumbnail to match the outstanding quality content you put out on your YouTube channel.

Can I use my own images in the thumbnail?

Yes. With Design Wizard's YouTube thumbnail maker, it's simple to upload your own images in minutes. Once they are uploaded, simply drag and drop to add it to your thumbnail.

You also have access to thousands of photos and graphics which can be used when creating your custom thumbnail. Not only can they be used for your thumbnails, but we have a huge range of other social media templates, such as Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and more, should you wish to use our media library with them.

Thumbnail Creation Process

It's easy. Select a template you like. Now think of what image or bits of info might be good to hint at what the video is about. These could be items, graphics, words, color, or background images. Choose from a wide range of custom fonts, and available images in our media library. You can combine the previously mentioned to create a professional-looking thumbnail that lets people know what to expect.

If our templates don't match your videos, you can also use a blank canvas as your starting point. Make sure not to clutter your visual

elements as this could be off-putting to anyone who views it. A clear thumbnail layout will be much more attractive to someone browsing YouTube. Design Wizard's online tool ensures easy customization, but should you need any assistance, our customer support is on hand to help.

Once you finishing designing your thumbnail, and you are happy with your personalized layout and amazing images you have chosen, your thumbnail is ready to download.

Where can I use my thumbnail?

Once you have finished creating and editing your thumbnail, you can purchase and download it to use for any commercial purposes or noncommercial purposes you wish.