You maintain fan page on Facebook and struggle with the size of images that it supports? Look no further – here are all sizes gathered and displayed in one infographic.
Facebook plays an increasingly important role in advertising and selling products and services, as well as in connecting customers with dealers. Facebook advertising directly ensures greater attendance of your website and increase of attendance expands the number of potential buyers of your products and services. Your ad will show only those that match exactly set parameters in accordance with your ad.
Visuals play an important role in attracting the attention of potential customers – you’re unlikely to succeed if your illustrations are pixelized, uneven and cluttered with text. The advertising visuals are so elevated above the word and become a universal language which everyone understands. The old good picture is worth a thousand words has never had more meaning.
Visually face of your brand is very often the first thing your audience sees and as such might be the only thing they remember! Images that you are using on social networks to present your company or brand must be of high quality and must comply with any social network on which you promote.
One thing to remember when choosing your Facebook images is that there is a difference between how the image looks on your profile and on the user’s home page.
Facebook image sizes
- Profile photos – 180 x 180 pixels (displays as 160 x 160 px)
A image that will be appearing on Facebook (comments and other activities) will be the dimensions of 32 x 32 pixels.
- Cover photos – 851 x 315 pixels
- Photo in the post – 1200 x 1200 pixels
On the profile will be shown a maximum width of 504 pixels, and on the home page will be 472 x 394 pixels.
The mobile will be showing the dimensions of 618 x 618 pixels
- Photo at the link – 1200 x 627 pixels
The home page will be display it in the dimensions of 484 x 252 pixels
The mobile will display it in the dimensions of 560 x 292 pixels
- Photo in the video – 504 x 283 pixels
The mobile will be displaying in the dimensions of 560 x 560 pixels
As the largest social network of the world, Facebook is constantly changing dimensions and specifications, it can sometimes be tricky to optimize the page, ads and posts. No sweat – here is infographics about Facebook image sizes: