You will need
- Adobe Photoshop.
Open Adobe Photoshop and create a new document. Immediately set the desired width to 200px and height 500px. Resolution install more, but bit depth color mode is not so important, you can leave it at the default 8 bit.
Start with the background. You can simply fill it with color using the Fill tool on the left panel, or by applying "Gradient". In this case, as the main background was used picture. So it is not distorted when entering, hold down Ctrl and drag over an area, increasing or decreasing the image to the desired size.
Paste the photo that best captures your spirit or whatever it is that you want to appear before the visitors of your page. This avatar will judge you in the first place. If the photo you do not want to put something on the background you can write your nickname. In this case, you should play with the text – use additional fonts, change transparency, and the degree of fill, the properties of the layer itself. In this case, was used the effects of shadows and inner glow, and in the application layer of the selected shade.
Add artistic effects using brushes. You can use the standard or to find kits on specialized sites. Before using the brush create a new layer by pressing Shift+Ctrl+N.
Create another layer, to add a frame. Then select the instrument "Rectangular selection" and his help will not select the whole picture, and stepping back from the edges a couple of millimeters. Press Shift+Ctrl+I, the selection is inverted. Fill it with white, and a mapping method set the "Soft light".
If you want to get a good picture, work in a professional graphics editor. If you do not know how to use it, open the photo or picture into Paint and cut around so that the image fits into the desired frame. The inconvenience of the built-in editor that accurately set the required size you will not succeed.
Advice 2: How to add your University Vkontakte
Today it is difficult to find a student that is not registered in the largest Russian social network "Vkontakte". Not to mention the entertaining component of this resource, it is often useful to communicate with friends and acquaintances around the University, communicating with them and solving joint issues. How to specify "Vkontakte", in which higher education institution you are enrolled, will be discussed further.
You will need
- Internet access
Log in to your account "Vkontakte". To do this, type in the address bar of your browser vkontakte.ru in the opened page, enter your e-mail (or login) and password and click "Login".
To go to the edit page of your higher education, click "Edit" opposite the heading "Education" on the right side of the page or click on "Ed.", located next to "My profile" in the upper left corner and select "Education". Then click "Higher education" located to the right of the active tab "Secondary education".
You can now proceed directly to the choice of their University. To do this, select the country in which you are enrolled, the city where your UNIVERSITY is, the very high school that's training, your status and date of issue. Then click "Save"
If necessary, you can specify on the page more than one higher education institution. To do this, after saving the first University press "Add education" again and repeat all the steps described in the previous paragraph.
After selecting the Universities where you have studied or are studying, go back to your page and make sure that under "Education" there information you added.
To add higher educational institution "Vkontakte", you need to know its abbreviation.
Remember login details for your page "Vkontakte".
Advice 3: How to make a new nick
To attract on your page in the social network a lot of visitors, or to Express themselves on the forum, you can use a bold avatar or loud nick. Skillfully selected, these attributes can Express your attitude to the world, without your participation they will tell virtual abusednickm about what you are as a person. Using programs to generate aliases may make a new nick memorable and original.
You will need
- - computer or laptop;
- - the Internet.
Get creative and enter the network name yourself. To change the alias on a forum or social network, do not need to register another account, you can edit personal data in personal account.
Make a new nickname derived from the first name, last name, or combinations thereof. Use a combination of letters and symbols to highlight your network name from the friends list. Try using nick describe himself or, conversely, make the alias a neutral mask.
By registering on a popular forum, use the generator of nicknames, if your usual alias is already taken by another user. To do this, use the search tool to find programs, allow a few seconds to make a new nick.
Enter, if required, gender, the desired first letter of the alias, the number of letters in the word. Click on the "OK" and get a new nick. If you are not satisfied, repeat the operation until, until you find a suitable nickname.
There are programs to generate nicknames that are completely automatically give aliases. Just select the length and number of words in their names. Press the "start" button until then, until you're satisfied with the result.
Choose one of the aliases. This method create a new nick allows you to choose more or less meaningful alias. Besides some nicks decorated with symbols that will allow you to amaze your friends by social network.
All you need to do when you click finish nick on the corresponding website is to choose between a pseudonym for men and women. Copy the new nick. Open the profile editing page and paste it in the field name or login. Confirm saving changes.