Full HD YouTube Thumbnail Downloader

YouTube Thumbnail Downloader is a free tool that allows you to download YouTube videos thumbnails and YouTube Shorts thumbnails in Full HD quality.

Try our free YouTube Thumbnail Downloader to download thumbnails for any YouTube videos or shorts in high, medium and low resolutions.

This tools will generate thumbnails in three different qualities from high to low. You can download the thumbnails of any quality.

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What is YouTube Thumbnail Downloader?

YouTube Thumbnail Downloader is a free tool built to help you to download YouTube videos thumbnails and YouTube shorts thumbnails.

This tool will extract YouTube video or YouTube shorts thumbnails in HD quality. You can also download low or medium versions of the thumbnail.

How to use YouTube Thumbnail Downloader?

In order to download YouTube video or YouTube short thumbnail, you need to copy a video URL and paste it into the input field.

YouTube Thumbnail Downloader

Once you paste the link in the input field, the tool will automatically generates thumbnails for the YouTube video.

YouTube Thumbnail Downloader

In order to download the thumbnail, there is a small download button in the bottom right of the thumbnail, click on the download button to download the thumbnail.

How to download YouTube Short thumbnail?

You can also download YouTube short thumbnail using YouTube Thumbnail Downloader. Paste the YouTube Short link in the input field. Once your paste the link, this tool will generate thumbnails in three Full HD, medium and low qualities.

YouTube Thumbnail Downloader

How to copy YouTube video/short URL?

There are two ways you can copy the YouTube video or YouTube Short link.

If you are using YouTube in browser, the link will be shown in the URL box of the browser. Select the link and press Ctrl+C to copy the link.

YouTube copy link

Another way to copy YouTube video or YouTube Short link is by clicking on the share button. Click on the Share button or icon and click on the Copy Link.

YouTube share link

What size is YouTube Thumbnail?

YouTube recommends to upload a thumbnail of 16:9 ratio. The mostly used resolution is 1280x720. Although the minimum width is 640px. The size of the thumbnail should not be more than 2 MB.

Top 5 YouTube Thumbnail Maker

If you design eye-catchy thumbnails for your YouTube videos, chances are higher to get views and improve CTR.

In order to design beautiful thumbnails for your YouTube videos, you need to know some of the best free YouTube Thumbnail Makers.

#1: Canva


Canva is a free web-based graphic design software which is user-friendly and easy-to-use. Canva provides with bunch of pre-made templates to use for free.

If you want to design YouTube Thumbnails, go to Canva.com and search for the YouTube Thumbnail. Canva will give you some best YouTube thumbnail templates, that you can edit and make it your own.

#2: PicMaker


Picmaker is an other great YouTube thumbnail maker for beginners. It is great and user-friendly. Picmaker provides with many high-quality YouTube thumbnail designs which you can use for your thumbnail.

#3: Snappa


Snappa is a great choice for designing high-quality thumbnails for free. Snappa is free and easy for beginners to design professional YouTube video thumbnails.

#4: Adobe Express

Adobe Express

Adobe Express is an amazing graphic design software on the web by Adobe. You can say, it is the best substitute to Canva.

You can design not only YouTube thumbnails but also other things such as flyers, book covers, social media posts, etc.

#5: Vista Create

Vista Create

Vista is an other free web-based graphic design software that you can use to create any type of designs such as flyers, book covers, banners, social media posts, stories, YouTube cover photo and YouTube thumbnails as well.

You need to have an account first to use the software. It is free and easy to use.

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