Creating Templates
Create a template from a preset design
You can choose from our selection of preset designs to start creating your own Social Image templates. Use them to get inspiration or save time! To choose a preset design, click on the option Create T...
Create a template from a blank canvas
If you know exactly what you want your Social Images to look like, you can start creating your templates from scratch if you have a PRO subscription or use our WordPress plugin. To start your template...
Prepare elements to be used via the API (for Developers)
If you have a Placid PRO account, you can decide which elements of your template can be filled dynamically via the URL API. The contents of these elements can be changed via the parameters attached to...
Prepare elements to be used in WordPress
You can define which elements of your templates can be used and filled automatically by the Placid WordPress plugin. If you use our preset designs, we already took care of these settings. If you creat...
Use layers in your template
The layer list in our editor shows you all elements your design consists of and their order. Here you find a lot of important functions. Edit Layers If you click on the Pencil-Icon to edit a layer, y...
Add and edit text elements in your template
If you have a Placid PRO account or use our WordPress plugin, you can add and edit text elements in the editor. To open a template in the editor, click the "Edit Template" button when you're...
Add and edit shapes in your template
If you have a Placid PRO account or use our WordPress plugin, you can add and edit text elements in the editor. To open a template in the editor, click the "Edit Template" button when you're...
Add and edit images in your template
If you have a Placid PRO account or use our WordPress plugin, you can add and edit text elements in our editor. To open a template in the editor, click the Edit Template button when you're logged in o...
Position elements in your template
If you have a Placid PRO account or use our WordPress plugin, you change the position of elements in the editor. To open a template in the editor, click the Edit Template button when you're logged in...
Editor Function Overview
If you have a Placid PRO account or use our WordPress plugin, you can edit and create templates with our PRO editor. To open a template in the editor, click the "Edit Template" button when y...
How to create a circle element?
To create a circle shape, please add a rectangle element to your canvas and adjust the border radius slider within the Rectangle Settings to the maximum value.