Dotted Text Effect
This tutorial was originally created by Balloon on CrypticGFX.com
Step 1: First thing you have to do is open up a 4x4 pixel document with a transparent background. make a four pixel white box in the top right corner and define it as a pattern.
Step 2: Open up a document whatever size you want and make a cool background or whatever. The text effect looks best over nice vibrant backgrounds. Type out you text in big thick letters. Any font will work, but I used the font titled "Braggadocio"
Step 3: Set the layer fill to 0% and apply pattern over.
After you do that set the layer mode to overlay.
If the text isn't visible enough simply make a duplicate. Here's how mine turned out: