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Get a lifetime PixelModo subscription for $50

Normally $240 for just one year, this Canva-like tool helps you create ads, banners, social-media graphics and more.

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Pay $50 once and PixelModo is yours to use forever. With it you can quickly and easily generate all kinds of images.

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Think about the last Facebook ad that really caught your eye. I'll bet it was an attractive, professional-looking image. Because, let's face it, good graphics get attention.

If you can afford to hire a designer to produce those kinds of images, by all means do so. If you can't, but still want slick visuals to promote your product, check this out: For a limited time, StackSocial is offering a lifetime PixelModo Work subscription for $49.99. It normally costs $240 for just one year.

PixelModo is similar to Canva in that it provides a novice-friendly but robust set of tools for creating graphics: ads, banners, blog art, Facebook covers and the like.

You don't have to start from scratch, either: The service supplies roughly a gajillion templates, icons, fonts, background photos and so on. As someone who's pretty much bereft of artistic talent, I can tell you that this assembly process is much easier -- and actually more fun -- than staring at a blank page trying to figure out what to do first.

Because PixelModo lacks a free option, though, I haven't had the chance to test it firsthand. From what I can see of the interface, it looks and operates a lot like Canva -- which I love.

That said, my main reservation here is that there's no trial option, and StackSocial doesn't offer refunds on digital subscriptions like this one.

If you need a tool like this, though, $50 is a pretty small dice-roll. Heck, you'd probably pay considerably more for a designer to create a single Facebook banner.

Needless to say, if you're familiar with PixelModo, leave a comment letting your fellow bargain-hunters know what you like, don't like, etc.