Social Media Image Size Cheat for 2016 #smlondon

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In case you weren’t aware (and who isn’t?) – social media is all about visual now. If you’re not making your content eye-catching and bold, you’re missing out on the best opportunities.

As always, with every new year, things change including optimum image sizes, and luckily our friends at Constant Contact have created a handy infographic to allow us to get the best out of visual media.

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Takeaways:

Facebook:

  • Cover photo: 851 x 315 pixels.
  • Profile photo: 180 x 180 pixels.
  • Link image: 1200 x 627 pixels.
  • Shared image: 1200 x 900 pixels.

Twitter:

  • Header photo: 1500 x 500 pixels.
  • Profile photo: 400 x 400 pixels.
  • Shared image: 506 x 506 pixels.

Google+:

  • Cover photo: 1080 x 608 pixels.
  • Profile photo: 250 x 250 pixels.
  • Shared image: 497 x 373 pixels.

LinkedIn:

  • Profile header image: 1000 x 425 – 4000 x 400 pixels.
  • Profile photo: 400 x 400 pixels.
  • Company logo: 100 x 60 pixels.
  • Company banner image: 646 x 220 pixels.
  • Company career cover photo: 974 x 300 pixels.

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Pinterest:

  • Profile photo: 165 x 165 pixels.
  • Pins: 236 x [scaled height] pixels (in feed).
  • Clicked pins: 600 – 735 x [scaled height] pixels.
  • Board thumbnail: 222 x 150 pixels.

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Instagram:

  • Profile photo: 110 x 110 pixels.
  • Square image: 640 x 640 pixels (on screen) / 510 x 510 pixels (in feed).
  • Landscape image: 600 x 450 pixels (in feed).
  • Portrait image: 1080 x 1350 pixels (in feed).

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YouTube:

  • Profile photo: 800 x 800 pixels.
  • Channel cover photo: 2560 x 1440 pixels.
  • Custom video thumbnail: 1280 x 760 pixels.

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