Adobe Photoshop Tutorials
Cool Pink Text Effect
Create this text effect in a few minutes:
Create a blank document of the desired size.
Type your text, I used the font Impact in italics. Right click it's layer and choose Rasterize Type.
Hold down CTRL and click your text layer's icon.
Fill the shape with the gradient tool.
Use the gradient below, you can download it HERE.
Go to the text layers blending options and apply a stroke like this:
The strokes color is #190010
CTRL + Click your text layer's icon again.
Click Select --> Modify --> Expand and choose something like 11 pixels (depending on the size of your text you might want to adjust this value).
Make a new layer and fill the selection with your pink gradient. Move this layer below the text layer.
Go to your new layer's blending options and apply a stroke just like in Step 3.
You should be finished and left with something like this: