With Canva’s free meme generator you can easily take a memorable moment and turn it into a viral meme in minutes.


Create and share your own viral memes in minutes

Creating a meme using Canva’s meme generator is free and easy. With our drag-and-drop editor, you can customize your meme with zero restrictions—no watermarks, no font restrictions, and flexible templates.

Instantly upload and rotate your image, add infinite text boxes, choose any font, in as many colors you want, and choose the format you would like to download your meme in.

How to make a meme

  1. Choose from our library of pre-designed templates, or simply start from scratch with a blank template.
  2. Upload your image, or choose from our stock library of over 2 million images.
  3. Choose a font and add your text. Easily drag your images and text around the template until you’re happy with the placement.
  4. Once you’ve finished your meme, simply download or post to your social media page.

Choose from thousands of customizable templates

Canva has over 5000 flexible meme templates that you can customize to your needs. Remove elements, make the text larger or smaller, or change the layout—there are zero restrictions.

Or, you can create your meme from scratch, and create a new viral trend. Simply choose the dimensions you would like to use and drag and drop the images, text and more.

Upload images free and fast

If you’ve got the perfect image for your meme, you can upload it for free straight into the generator and drag it directly into your design.

Or, if you’re looking for a funny image, choose from over 2 million watermark-free images in our stock library. With free and affordable images, creating a meme won’t cost you a fortune.

Share with the world in minutes

Whether you’re on your iPhone, iPad, Android or desktop, Canva’s meme generator has easy share buttons that allow you to instantly download (JPEG, PNG, PDF format available) or share your memes straight to social media.


Yes! It’s easy to add photos and images to Canva. Simply drag your image from your desktop to upload it to your image library. From there, drag the image into your meme template. Simple!

If you use your own photos, or free images from the Canva image library, you won’t have any watermarks. Premium images are watermarked – if you pay a small fee (less than your daily coffee) these will be permanently removed.

Nope. Simply head on over to www.canva.com to start creating your class schedule. You don’t need to download Canva, just create an account and log in.

If you want to design on the go, download our iPhone or iPad app. They’re free to purchase from the Apple store.

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