Although Android and iPhone have preconfigured wallpapers on their system, you can create your own wallpaper to give that unique touch to your device; In addition, creating your own wallpaper allows you to customize the image that your mobile will have according to your personality.
In this post you will learn how to create your own wallpaper for Android and iPhone in a very simple way, so that you can show off your original mobile.
What is a wallpaper?
It is the image that decorates the screen of a mobile or PC, giving it that different and personal touch. You can also create your own wallpapers with interactive or still images; colorful or black and white, you just have to activate your creativity to design amazing wallpapers. You can also change the wallpaper to your WhatsApp so that each screen of your phone is unique.
There are a wide variety of applications that allow you to create incredible wallpapers for your Android mobile and iPhone; like, Adobe Spark, Canva, Patternator, Background Creator, among others. There are even applications to change your mobile wallpaper according to the weather, such as Weatherback Wallpaper.
For this post we will use Adobe Spark which is an easy to use platform and will allow you to design amazing backgrounds.
Steps to create your own wallpaper using Adobe Spark
Adobe Spark is a design platform that allows you to create wallpapers in a few minutes with just a few clicks; It is an easy-to-use platform, but if you want to see more details on how to use Adobe Spark Post, you can find them at that link.
Here are the steps to follow to create a wallpaper:
- You must install the Adobe Spark app or create a user.
- Go to Adobe Spark.
- You must choose the type of Sparks you want to create; in this case you must choose “Post +”, an option that allows you to design images or graphics.
- Go to the design menu; and choose “Resize” to choose the size you want your background to have.
- Now go back to the menu and select the option “Theme”, so you can choose the theme that will have your wallpaper.
- Click on the “Background” option , in this step you can choose a background from the options offered by the search box or you can select a photo that you have stored.
- If you want you can add some text to your background, click on the “Text” option; You can change the font, shape, color, and alignment to this text in order to make the text original and make the wallpaper stand out even more.
- You can also shrink a series of color combinations so that your image stands out. For this choose the “Palette” option.
- Adobe Spark will allow you to visualize how your design will be according to the options you chose, if you do not like it you can make the changes you want.
- When your wallpaper is ready, you just have to click ” Save”. Adobe Spark also allows you to share the image with other people, even on your social networks.
How to make changes to the wallpaper?
- If you did not like the result of the theme, you went to the option “Theme” (found in the menu) to change what you do not like.
- You don’t like the way the background is left, you must click on the background and when a small window appears you must select “Replace”; In this option you can change the image, you will also see some options to find another background.
- If the color combination between the image and the text was not suitable, click on the text and change the color.
- If you want to add more information to the text, you just have to go to the option “Text” and then click “Add text”; where you will add the text you want to include.
- If you want to change the style of some of your elements that you are creating, what you should do is choose that element and move the green circle to try the different styles that you have at your disposal.
Use these applications to design unique wallpapers; You don’t need design skills, you just have to use your creativity and imagination so you can create never-before-seen backgrounds.
Go ahead and give your iPhone and Android mobile a different touch by creating your own wallpaper; and for your computer you can even create a wallpaper in PowerPoint. Make your friends surprise with your amazing creations.