Social Media Image Sizes: An Always-Up-to-Date Guide 2018

Social Media Image Sizes

It goes without saying that your online presence as a brand should be a top priority. Part of that presence is how your branding looks across your social media accounts.

As an inbound marketing agency and design firm, we’re forever looking up social media image sizes. That’s why we compiled this post to provide you with the most up-to-date social media image sizes and dimensions, so you can be sure you’re uploading with the confidence that the picture will look great. We’ll continue to update this page when dimensions change – and they always do. You can trust us to always be up-to-date on social media image sizes, and if we’re not, please let us know. Be sure to check out our other always-up-to-date guide to ensure all your video uploads are high quality!

All dimensions are in pixels. For best results, we recommend using PNG files.

Facebook | Twitter | LinkedIn | Google+Instagram | YouTube | Pinterest

Facebook Image Sizes

The Facebook image sizes below are up-to-date as of July 20, 2018.

Profile Picture: 170×170

Cover Photo: 851 x 315

(displays as 820 wide x 312 tall on desktop; 640 wide x 360 tall on mobile; minimum dimensions: 400 x 150)

NOTE: Everything above can be doubled for retina displays to ensure quality.

Event Image: 1920 x 1080

Shared Image: 940 x 788

Shared Link: 1200 x 628

Open Graph (OG) Images:

Recommended size: 1200 x 630

Minimum size: 600 x 315

Aspect Ratio: 1.91:1

Twitter Image Sizes

The Twitter image sizes below are up-to-date as of July 20, 2018.

Profile Photo: 400 x 400

Header Photo: 1500 x 500

In-Stream Photo: 1024 x 512 (min. 440 x 220) 2:1 Ratio

Displays in Timeline: 506 x 253

Twitter Cards: 800 x 320 (For in-depth information, sizes, and best practices, head to Twitter’s Developer page.)

LinkedIn Image Sizes

The LinkedIn image sizes below are up-to-date as of July 20, 2018.

Profile Photo: 400 x 400

Profile Cover Photo: 1584 x 396 (4:1)

Banner Image: 1850 x 200

Business Logo: 300 x 300

Company/Careers Cover Photo: 1536 x 768

Shared Image: 350 wide

Open Graph (OG) Images:

Recommended size: 1200 x 628

Minimum size: 600 x 315

Aspect Ratio: 1.91:1

Note: In order to display the best quality presentation on LinkedIn.com, the OG image should be at least 80 x 150 to prevent it from being stretched to fit the layout.

Google+ Image Sizes

The Google+ image sizes below are up-to-date as of July 20, 2018.

Profile Photo: 250 x 250

Cover Photo: 1080 x 608.

Shared Image: 502 x 282.

Shared Video: ≥506 x 284

Shared link image thumbnail: 150 x 150

Instagram Image Sizes

The Instagram image sizes below are up-to-date as of July 20, 2018.

Profile Picture: 110 x 110. Will be cropped to fit a circle.

Photo Thumbnail: 161 x 161

Instagram Square Image: 1080 x 1080

Instagram Landscape Image (horizontal): 1080 x 608 (16:9 aspect ratio)

Instagram Portrait (vertical): 1080 x 1350 (5:4 aspect ratio)

Shared Video: 1200 x 673 (16:9 aspect ratio)

Instagram Story (photos and videos): 1080 x 1920 (16:9 aspect ratio)

YouTube Image Sizes

The YouTube image sizes below are up-to-date as of July 20, 2018.

Channel Icon: 800 x 800

Channel Banner Photo: 2560 x 1440 (minimum 1546 x 423)

TV Display: 2560 x 1440 px

Desktop Display: 2560 x 423

Tablet Display: 1855 x 423

Mobile Display: 1546 x 423

Uploaded Video Thumbnail: Up to 2560 x 1440; ideal size: 1280 x 720

Pinterest Image Sizes

The Pinterest image sizes below are up-to-date as of July 20, 2018.

Profile Image: 165 x 165

Board Cover Image: 222 x 150

Boards:

  • Large Thumbnail: 222 x 150
  • Small Thumbnail: 55 x 55

Pins:

  • Pin Image Preview: 238 wide x scaled height
  • Expanded Pin Max: 736 x scaled height

 

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