Sunday, August 15, 2010

TUTORIAL: creating an impressive dollar sign

Have you ever seen how many sites use the dollar sign in their design? It can be useful when you talk about (among others):
- financial advice;
- forex trading;
- money making;
- personal loans.

In this tutorial, we will get a killer dollar sign with no effort.

To make it, go to this silver text effect and configure it like shown:
- Text: $;
- Font size: Big;
- Margin: 4;
- Background color: FFFFFF;
- Font name: Tahoma.

So you get this result:

Extra tips:
- Don't forget to select the "Big" size, or your dollar sign will not be so shiny;
- If you try other fonts, beware: many font faces don't offer the character "$". It can be a square or even an empty char;
- This text generator catalog has serveral other silver text effects to use.

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