How to Make Web 2.0 style diagonal banners

Posted on 2006-06-29
Last Modified: 2008-01-09
Hi - Can anyone give me any tips or point me to a tutorial on how to make a banner similar to the one shown at the top of this page:

I'm speaking of the banner that says "Visit Ben's Blog"

Thanks so much
Question by:katyjack30096
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TheRookie32 earned 250 total points
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Use the pen tool to create the shape.  Rasterize the layer.  Then add a drop shadow to it as a style in the layers pallete...

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ID: 17014811

Just in case you meant the whole banner and not just the red swatch with the drop shadow:

Basically just gradients.


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