Social Media Image Size Cheat Sheet

Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram and YouTube all have ideal image dimensions. When we suggest minimums, consider doubling your image size: people with large high resolution screens will thank you for it.

Facebook Image Size Suggestions

  • Facebook Cover photo size: 851 pixels x 315 pixels
  • Facebook Profile photo size: upload 180 pixels x 180 pixels
  • Facebook App / Tab thumbnail size: 111 pixels x 74 pixels
  • Facebook Link preview size: min. 600 pixels x 315 pixels
  • Facebook Photo post size: min. 504 pixels x 504 pixels
This is a scaled down 1200x630 image

This is a scaled down 1200×630 image

Twitter Image Size Suggestions

  • Twitter Header size: 1920 pixels x 640 pixels with some attention to putting the good stuff in the central 1500 pixels x 500 pixels
  • Twitter Profile size: 400 pixels x 400 pixels
  • Tweeted Image size: min. 440 pixels x 220 pixels

When you share an article try to also couple an image. A Tweet is 140 characters. A picture is worth a 1000 words.

Even though the minimum is 440x220, I use 880x440 images.

Even though the minimum is 440×220, I use 880×440 images.

Google+ Image Sizes

  • Google+ Cover photo size: 1080 pixels x 608 pixels
  • Google+ Profile photo size: 250 pixels x 250 pixels
  • Google+ Shared images – 497 x 373
  • Google+ Shared Links – 150 x 150

LinkedIn Company Page Image Size Suggestions

  • LinkedIn Cover photo size: 646 pixels x 220 pixels
  • LinkedIn logo size: 100 pixels x 60 pixels horizontal or a 50 pixel x 50 pixel square

Pinterest Image Sizes

  • Pinterest Profile Photo size: 165 pixels x 165 pixels
  • Maximum pin width when clicked: 735 pixels

Instagram Image Sizes

  • Instagram Profile Photo size: 110 pixels x 110 pixels mobile, 180 pixels x 180 pixels desktop
  • Instagram photo size: use 640 pixels x 640 pixels for good quality. Reminder the tag and share your stuff!

YouTube Image Sizes

  • YouTube Channel Art size: 2560 pixels x 1440 pixels

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