Knowing how to create an animated text effect in Adobe Photoshop can be useful in making banners, logos, avatars, forum signatures, etc. Here is a simple tutorial for beginners in which i will explain how to create an animated text effect in Photoshop. Final output of this tutorial:
Open Adobe Photoshop and create a new 4×4 px file and zoom it in 1600 times.
We will use it for creating banner background. Take Pencil tool , set it to 1 px and use three grey colors to make the same image:
Go to Edit-Define Pattern.
Create a new file. I suggest to use a classic banner size 468×60 pixels. In the upper menu go to Edit-Fill, and choose the pattern you have just created: