Images and graphics are playing a huge role in today’s social media world! Making images and graphics is no small task so it is important that you are using your time to your advantage! Different social media outlets have different optimum social media image sizing guidelines. This infographic will help you to ensure that the images you are creating fit perfectly with the social media platform you are using!
This infographic shows social media image sizing guidelines for the most commonly used image locations on Pinterest, Facebook and Twitter. Make sure you pin this for later as it should prove to be a very helpful little resource!
Social Media Image Sizing Guidelines
Here are the written image sizes in case you prefer to read text as opposed to looking at the infographic. All of the sizes below are in pixels.
Profile Image 400 x 400
Header Image 1500 x 500
Uploaded Images (in tweets) 1024 x 512
Profile Image 165 x 165
Pinned Image 600 x 900 (best practice is to keep a 2:3 ratio)
Profile Image 180 x 180
Cover Photo 851 x 315
Shared Image 1200 x 900
Image in Link 1200 x 630