• Media Masters – August 2020

    Our IMVU Media Masters ran top performing Creator Ad Program campaigns based on the total number of visits driven to their shop. More about our Creator Ad Program can be found here. Visit our Media Mavens page to learn more about IMVU Media Masters. Media Masters – Mobile Native Ads…

  • Why Products look different in IMVU Classic vs. IMVU Studio

    You may be wondering why your products look different in IMVU Studio verses IMVU Classic. The main reason for this difference is that each tool uses a different renderer, or engine that takes raw information from a 3D scene (polygons, materials, and lighting) and calculates the final result in images….

  • Hiresnobg Snapshots in IMVU Studio

    As an IMVU Creator you know how important it is to promote outstanding images of your products, and it often starts with an hiresnobg image! You’ll be glad to know you can take hiresnobg snapshots in IMVU Studio! From your IMVU Studio Home Page click on the Create button. When…

  • Keep Your Shop In Good Standing

    If we asked you how Creators become successful, what would your answer be? Solid design skills? Hard work? A high quality catalog? Consistent marketing? All of these would be true, but they don’t address one of the most important aspects of being a successful Creator: keeping your IMVU Shop in…

  • Normal & Shininess Maps in IMVU Studio

    There are two new textures and a new parameter in the Material component needed to create bumpy and shiny surfaces Normal Map This is a more modern type of bump map that allows you to add surface detail such as bumps, scratches and irregular surfaces to a model. The map…

  • More About Opacity Mapping

    This article was written by Polystyrene! Opacity maps are used to tell Create Mode which parts of your product you want to be seen and which you want to be invisible – it basically cuts out parts of the texture. The Rules: Your opacity map must be the exact same…

  • Tiled Textures for Rooms and Furniture

    This article was provided by @Keodi. This is a guide to changing how much a texture repeats over an area of a product and should work for most types, it is especially useful for rooms where instead of repeating several times you can make one image fill a whole wall!…

  • How to Optimize your IMVU Products

    As an IMVU Creator, one of your most important goals is to build products that work seamlessly on the IMVU platform. Creating reliable products not only makes your customers happy, but helps you grow your brand and reputation. In this article we are going to lay out the guidelines for…

  • Making an Accessory – IMVU Studio

    Accessories are an important part of your fashion statement. They express your style, taste, preferences, and who you are. Here at IMVU, accessories are products that are attached in some way to your avatar. They can be items that are worn or held such as hats, glasses, or bags. They…

  • IMVU Studio Add an Image to Your Shirt

    Just follow the instructions below to add an image to your shirt.   ○ Pick your design tool As you did before, you will use either Photoshop    or Gimp   to add an image to the shirt you previously created. Adding an image using Photoshop Adding an image using Gimp   ○ Get your shirt Let’s…