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Banner Ad Resources

There are many resources on the web to help you make great looking graphics. Here are a list of sites ordered by category that can be used to enhance your work.

Banner Information and Tips

www.bannerreport.com  - A massive gallery of banner ads. This website is an excellent resource if you are looking for ideas to create banner ads, it has over 15,000 banners.

www.carolinabannerexchange.com/banner-ad-comeback.htm - An excellent collection of links and articles concerning banner ads.

www.iab.net - The Internet Advertising Bureau.  Contains standards and guidelines for banner advertising.

www.marketingsherpa.com - This is an excellent article that discusses a banner ad campaign and what type of animation yields better results.

Banner Ads (GIFs)

www.bannermakerpro.com - Create banner ads, buttons, and logos using Banner Maker Pro. This program creates web graphics using animated gifs, non-animated gifs and jpegs. From the makers of Banner Maker Pro for Flash.


www.webreference.com/multimedia/flash/email - How to add a flash image as an email signature.

www.adobe.com/platform/?promoid=BLUJ - Homepage for Flash and the Flash Platform.

Backgrounds and Buttons

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Public_domain_image_resources - a huge listing of public domain images and websites. This is the first place you should check to find free images to add to your banner.

www.axclipart.com - Almost 150,000 all free webgraphics, which include over 33,000 backgrounds, bullets, webpage divider lines, and over 75,000 buttons with blank and pre-created buttons.

www.abcgiant.com - This website has a large number of backgrounds and buttons and other web graphics. Definitely worth a look. Requires free login.


www.clipart.com - the web's largest subscription-based collection of clipart, photos, fonts, animations and sounds.


www.myfonts.com - Another good collection of fonts with the ability to search for specific fonts and types of fonts, such as math symbols.

www.searchfreefonts.com - An easy to search directory of fonts.

www.fontfoundry.com - Another excellent collection of fonts.

www.fontfreak.com - A nice collection of fonts and dingbats for PC And Mac.

Web Site Utilities

www.gifreducer.com - A free gif shrinker utility. Compress your gifs so they will load faster.

www.jpegreducer.com - Another free utility to shrink jpegs so that they will load faster. The website will also create thumbnails.

www.321webmaster.com/colorconverter.php - An automatic color converter that converts colors from RGB to Hex and back. If you need to match colors on your banner to a web page's color, this tool will help you.

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