In this short tutorial we are going to learn how to recreate Skype logo like text effect using photoshop.
Create a new document of your desired size and select dark background. Arial Rounded MT bold font is used for text
Select the Text layer press CTRL +T and decrease the Horizontal character spacing to -100.This will shrink the text width.
Right click the text layer -> Blending options->stroke select the size to 40 px and color #00aff0 or you may choose filltype->gradient and then select blue gradient from the list.
Download the Gradient here
Select Inner shadow and set opacity to 60% Then click Ok
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