Having the right tools for designing and creating graphics is vital towards the success of your brand!

It also helps if they are free (or very cost-effective) and easy to use.

Below are some of the best free, cost-effective, and easy to use tools that will help you create stunning graphics quickly and easily.

Be Funky


Be Funky is part photo editor, collage maker, and design tool all in one. Although there is a Plus version, the free version is still a great option!

Be Funky Pricing

Free version

Plus (billed yearly) - $2.91 per month

Plus (billed monthly) - $4.95 per month

Design Bold


Design Bold is a fantastic resource, full of templates, stock photography, editing tools, social media integration, collaboration, and more.

There is a Free and Pro version.

Design Bold Pricing

Free version

Pro - $19 per month



Canva has an incredible selection of templates and design tools for documents, eBooks, events, inspiration, marketing materials, social media graphics and posts, and more.

Canva Pricing

Free version (forever)

Work (billed monthly) - $12.95

Work (billed yearly) - $9.95

Adobe Photoshop


Adobe Photoshop is the industry standard for photo editing. Although it does require experience or effort to learn if you haven't used it before, it's incredibly powerful, and you are able to use it with a low-cost monthly subscription.

Adobe Photoshop Pricing

Cloud (yearly, per month) - $20.99

Cloud monthly - $31.49



Designer includes a powerful online web and app photo editor, thousands of templates, over a million of HD photos and graphics, custom fonts, analytics, campaign managers, and more.

Desygner Pricing

Starter - free

Premium - $6.95 per month

Business - $19.95 per month