Have your tried the new Facebook Timeline? If so, then you must be looking for fresh Facebook Timeline cover photo ideas.

We’ve already discussed how to enable and use Facebook Timeline. In this post, you’ll find out how to create attractive Facebook Timeline cover photos easily, without needing to rush to Photoshop or any other Graphic Design software, no designing skills needed at all.

Cover photo in the Facebook Timeline should be attractive to make your profile appear awesome and cool. You can simply choose one of the photos from your existing albums or can upload a new one from your computer. But to carry out some more attractive effects on your photos, you should have to work them in software programs (like Photoshop) or use online application to achieve the same. Since, we’re not going to cover the lengthy – software method, we have a cool online app to the same for us with ease.

Update: Check out the list of Best Facebook Timeline Cover creators.

CoverCanvas is a free application for Facebook which helps you to create awesome cover photos for your Facebook timeline. It enables you to customize your Facebook photos and make beautiful compositions and collages out of them using its variety of templates.

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After visiting the application website, you need to click “Get Started” button to start straight away by allowing it permission to access certain information from you Facebook account, like your Photos and your name (which will work as the source to your photos and name used in the custom cover photos).

The application allows you to choose from Custom covers and static covers. With Custom covers, you can add in your name in different styles and fonts to your photos. The photos will be automatically fetched from your profile pic albums once you allowed the access to the app.

The another category, the Static Covers has a great variety of photos from art, awareness, cartoon, fashion, photography, nature to blogs and more, which can be tried to give a funky off-beat look to your Timeline profile.

After selecting a category and choosing a template, you just need to click “Make My Cover” button and the desired cover photo will be uploaded to in an automatically created photo album named “CoverCanvas Photos“, redirecting you to your Timeline profile. All set, now choose the uploaded cover as your cover photo just uploaded by CoverCanvas app to your photo albums. To do so, click “Change Cover” » “Choose from Photos” and select that cover and save! Refer the screenshot:

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So, start creating your Cover photo now to impress your friends and followers.

Update: Check out more in the list of Best Facebook Timeline Cover creators. Also see Convert your pics into sketches and cartoons online.