GraphicRiver is a premier source for royalty-free stock images and other design elements. All bloggers know “content is king,” but visual interest is crucial to catching — and keeping — the attention of readers. GraphicRiver is a marketplace of high-quality graphics that can be used for backgrounds, infographics, logos and more. Browse their extensive collection and piece together a graphics package that’s right for your blog. Vloggers — or bloggers looking to expand their content to include blogs — will love the presentation templates available at GraphicRiver, too.
Subtle Patterns provide you with subtle, but unique, backgrounds that help you customize your blog. The simple patterns can be used, free of charge, on your blog, and there are even tutorials to show you how to change the colors to make the patterns your own. A customized background is the sort of subtle design change that adds depth and visual interest to a blog.
PatternCooler offers over 10,000 patterns you can use to customize the look of your website. Each of the thousands of patterns you see can also be personalized — change the size of the pattern or the colors of the elements until you create the perfect pattern for your needs. Use the pattern as a background or a branding element on your site — the options are endless with PatternCooler.
The Pattern Library compiles eye-catching patterns from designers so you can use gorgeous designs on your site — for free. From vintage to modern and monotone to bursting with color, there are patterns for any mood and any taste. The site accepts patterns from new designers as well, so if you’re interesting in honing your design skills, you can share them with the visitors at The Pattern Library.
BG Patterns is a simple, fun way to play around with patterns. Use them as background images for your site or to create pinnable images for your blog. The random patterns can be customized by color and size, until you find something that fits perfectly with your vision. The more you play around with BG Patterns, the more quickly you learn how to manipulate the patterns to design something you love, so get started today.