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

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 August 14, 2017.

Profile Picture: ≥180 x 180; for highest quality: 320 x 320

Cover Photo: 828 x 315

(displays as 820 wide x 312 tall on desktop; 640 wide x 360 tall on mobile; minimum dimensions: 720 wide)

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

Event Image: 1920 x 1080 (16:9 ratio)

Shared Image: 1200 x 900

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 August 14, 2017.

Profile Photo: 400 x 400

Header Photo: 1500 x 500

Picture in Tweet: 1024 x 512 (cannot exceed if you want users to see entire image without needing to be expanded)

Displays in Timeline: 506 x 253

Twitter Cards: For in-depth information, sizes, and best practices, head here.

LinkedIn Image Sizes

The LinkedIn image sizes below are up-to-date as of August 14, 2017.

Profile Photo: 400 x 400

Background Photo (Personal Profile): 1536 x 768

Banner Image: 1850 x 200

Business Logo: 400 x 400

Company/Careers Cover Photo: 1536 x 768

Shared Image: 1200 x 630 (minimum 350 wide)

Open Graph (OG) Images:

Recommended size: 1200 x 630

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 August 14, 2017.

Profile Photo: 250 x 250

Cover Photo: 1080 x 608

Shared Image: 506 wide

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 August 14, 2017.

Profile Picture: At least 150 x 150

Shared Image Size: At least 1080 wide; aspect ratio between 1.91:1 and 4:5

Shared Video: At least 1080 wide

YouTube Image Sizes

The YouTube image sizes below are up-to-date as of August 14, 2017.

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 760

Pinterest Image Sizes

The Pinterest image sizes below are up-to-date as of August 14, 2017.

Profile Image: 180 x 180

Board Cover Image: 214 x 100

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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