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Make Discord Banner

Make a banner for your Discord server online

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Attract more people to your Discord server

Build your communities up when your Discord server banner perfectly reflects exactly what your community is and offers. Adding a welcome banner to your Discord server draws more people into joining your community and connecting with other members over your shared interest.

Kapwing’s Discord banner maker equips you with all the tools you need to make an enticing banner to welcome new and existing members to your server. Explore and browse the huge media library of copyright-free images, videos, and GIFs within the editor, right at your fingertips.

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How to Make a Discord Banner Online for Free

Make Discord Banner
  1. Start a new project

    Open Kapwing.com and start a new project for free. You can also upload a picture, if you already have something in mind for your banner image.

  2. Design and resize Discord banner

    Resize your canvas to the recommended Discord banner size, 960px by 540px. Add stylized text, effects, drop shadows, color gradients, and more to represent your Discord server.

  3. Export and upload to Discord

    Export your new banner image and download a file to upload directly to Discord. Solidify your branding and watch your community build up.

Design Your Own Discord Server Banner for Free Online

Capture everyone’s eyes when they come across your Discord server and profile. The beauty of Discord is to connect with one another on a similar interest like gaming, lo-fi music, podcasts, and more.

Perfectly represent your Discord community when you design a Discord server banner that paints the entire vibe of your server. With over hundreds of tools and features, Kapwing equips you with everything you need to explore your creative mind: a copyright-free image library, animations, graphic effects, and more. Use a Discord banner template as inspiration to craft a unique server banner.

Resize your banner to fit the recommended size for Discord server banners: 960px by 540px. In Kapwing, you can either use their canvas preset sizes or enter your own custom size to resize your project. If your server is at Boosting Level 3, you can create and add your own Discord animated server banner. Export your new banner as either a JPEG or GIF and upload directly to Discord. Connect yourself and others on Discord today!

Frequently Asked Questions

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How do you make an animated banner for Discord?
To have an animated server banner for Discord, your server needs to be at Boosting Level 3. Discord supports JPEG, PNG, and GIF files, so you can upload a still banner or an animated banner. The recommended time for your animated banner should be 6 seconds, but the maximum limit is 15 seconds. Either way, make sure your animated banner is under the GIF file size limit of 10MB.
Why can’t I add a Discord banner?
If you can’t add a Discord banner, it’s possible you don’t have Discord Nitro or your server is not at Boosting Level 2. To boost your Discord server up to Level 2, you need 15 boosts from members. Alternatively, you can purchase Discord Nitro where you’ll receive a complimentary 2 server boosts to add towards your server.

What's different about Kapwing?

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