Guide to Social Media Image Dimensions

The overwhelming key to success on social media, is making posts with stunning visuals. Having the correct social media image dimensions can take your posts from amateur to professional. High quality visuals not only help your organization build its brand, but give your social media postings a better chance at being seen and hopefully engaged upon.

Bookmark this page to keep up-to-date with the optimal image sizes required for all the major social media networks, to ensure your business looks it best at all times.

Social Media Image Dimensions

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Facebook

Image Type & Sizes

Cover Photo: 851 px wide by 315 px tall
Profile Photo: 180 px wide by 180 px tall
Highlighted Image: 1,200 px wide by 717 px tall
Shared Image: 1,200 px wide by 630 px tall
Shared Link Thumbnail Image: 1,200 px wide by 627 px tall

Twitter

Image Type & Sizes

Header Photo: 1,500 px wide by 500 px tall
Profile Photo: 400 px wide by 400 px tall
In-Stream Photo: 440 px wide by 220 px tall

YouTube

Image Type & Sizes

Video Uploads: 1,280 px wide by 760 px tall
Channel Cover Photo: 2,560 px wide by 1,400 px tall

Google+

Image Type & Sizes

Profile Image: 250 px wide by 250 px tall
Cover Image: 1,080 px wide by 680 px tall
Shared Image (on home stream): 497 px wide by 373 px tall
Shared Image (on feed or your page): 150 px wide by 150 px tall

LinkedIn

Image Type & Sizes

Background Image:  1,500 px wide by 425 px tall
Profile Photo: 400 px wide by 400 px tall
Career Cover Photo: 974 px wide by 330 px tall
Banner Image: 646 px wide by 220 px tall
Standard Logo: 400 px wide by 400 px tall

Pinterest

Image Type & Sizes

Profile Image: 165 px wide by 165 px tall
Board Display: 22 px wide by 150 px tall
Pin Sizes: 236 px wide

Instagram

Image Type & Sizes

Profile Image: 110 px wide by 110 px tall
Photo Size: 1,080 px wide by 1,080 px tall
Photo Thumbnails: 161 px wide by 161 px tall

Tumblr

Image Type & Sizes

Profile Image: 128 px wide by 128 px tall
Image Post: 1,080 px wide by 608 px tall

Infographic Resource

The infographic below is a great reference to bookmark or keep close-at-hand the next time you’re creating an image for your social media profile.

Social Media Image Dimensions - Infographic

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