Covers by Wattpad Review
Covers by Wattpad is an app that offers you the way to create beautiful covers for different stories on Wattpad. You can download this app for free to your Android device.
Functionality – 5/5
The main reason people download this app is the ability to create your own covers for stories written on Wattpad. Wattpad is the world’s biggest and growing collection of free books and stories that can be written by anyone. This app gives you the opportunity to create a cover to your story by yourself, to draw attention to it and give people the first impression of what they are going to read.
Design – 4/5
The design of Covers by Wattpad is pretty simple and nice. It doesn’t look very different from the apps that are usually used for editing photos. The main colors used in the theme of the app are white and orange. There are only the most necessary functions situated on the screen, so it doesn’t overwhelm with redundant icons and options. All in all, the app has a visually appealing design.
Usability – 5/5
A good level of usability is important for apps like this one, because nothing should interfere with the creative process. Covers by Wattpad does not disappoint in this regard. You can use this app without any problems related to figuring out how to use it. The bottom menu bar shows that you can upload images straight from your phone’s gallery or choose one from the range of beautiful sample photos.
Then you can edit it by cropping and rotating or adding some effects and photo filters such as blur, sepia and etc. In addition, it is possible to modify the text by changing the font and size in order to highlight the title of your story and the byline.
In the end you can adjust the overall color to make it look more appealing and upload it to Wattpad as a book jacket. All of the functions listed above make the app’s usability very good.
Cross-platform use – 4/5
It is possible for you to download Covers by Wattpad for free to both iOS and Android devices. It can be used on tablets as well as on phones. The latest version of the app is compatible with devices on Android 4.0.1+ and iOS 5.1.1+. However, it is unknown whether there are any versions for Windows and Mac or not.
Covers by Wattpad is a simple app that offers you all its features for free. At the moment, there are no in-app purchases when using Covers by Wattpad on Android or iOS. As a matter of fact, it would be a good idea to have the option of in-app purchases implemented. This way, users could get rid of the ads by paying for a subscription.
The Bottom Line
Covers by Wattpad is a useful app for creative people who would like to make lovely covers and book jackets for stories of their own. By using the in-app photo editor, you can modify any image to make it look just right for you.Collapse
Covers by Wattpad is a great tool in creating beautiful covers for stories.
Pros : User-friendly interface;
Allows you to use your own image;
Various photo effects.
Cons : Contains ads;
Occasional minor bugs.
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