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Social Media Image Sizes Guide:


Looking for a guide to the best size of Social Media 2019!  In this article, you will find the world’s 6 best social media platform and what are the best optimal sizes for these social media platform.

FacebookInstagramTwitterLinked InPinterest and Tumblr are the most famous social media platform and these are famous nowadays due to their advertising platform.

#1: Facebook Image Sizes

Facebook is the best marketing platform and 1.5 billions of user in 2018 active user as per the survey.

Facebook Profile & Cover Photo:

Let’s start with the basics. Facebook profile picture should be 360 x  360 pixels and it should be a minimum 180 x 180 pixels. Facebook Cover picture should be 875 x 346 pixels or it should be 640 x 360 pixels also. This picture size should be the Facebook Fan page cover picture.

Facebook News Feed post image:

Let’s look at the best sizes for Facebook News Feed and the best optimal size for the News Feed is 940 x 788 pixels.

For Facebook Feed ad the optimal size would be 1200 x 628 pixels.

Facebook Stories:

The optimal image size for Facebook Stories is 1080 x 1920 pixels. 

Facebook Event cover picture:

If you are hosting an event on Facebook and want to create the right optimal image for the event page, the size for the image is 1920 x 1080 pixels.

#2: Instagram Image Sizes

Instagram is one of the best social media platforms which is best for the social media images only. It is also a type of advertising platform where you can easily post images for the advertising of your business.

Instagram Profile picture:

The best optimal size for the Instagram profile picture is 110 x 110 pixels. For this current size, the profile picture is perfectly centered in the profile picture area.

Instagram Post & Feed AD image dimensions:

Instagram post ad and Feed Ad is used for the promotional Ad or you can say it as the sponsoring AD. The best optimal size for the Instagram Post is 1080 x 1080 pixels and Instagram Feed Ad is 1080 x 1350 pixels.

Instagram Stories & AD image dimensions:

Instagram Stories where you can post any picture or promotional AD which remains available for 24 hours. A best optimal size for the Instagram Stories is 1080 x 1920 pixels.

#3: Twitter Image Sizes

Twitter may be a social networking site but it is not used as an Advertising tool. It is famous for its text contents.

Let’s have a look on Twitter Image sizes.

Twitter Profile picture & Cover Picture:

The ideal profile picture for Twitter is 400 x 400 pixels and the cover picture should be 1500 x 500 pixels or you can resize this cover picture to 1263 x 421 pixels.

Twitter Tweet image:

The ideal size for the tweet image is 1024 x 512 pixels.

Twitter Card image:

The best optimal size of Twitter card images is 800 x 320 pixels.

#4: LinkedIn Image sizes

LinkedIn is going to be the best advertising and marketing platform for the professional. If you are looking for the best way for advertising professional events and post ADs then it will be on the top.

LinkedIn Profile & Cover image dimensions:

The best size for the LinkedIn profile picture is 400 x 400 pixels and the cover picture should be 1584 x 396 pixels. For a company/ Institution cover page the best optimal size is 1536 x 768 pixels.

LinkedIn feed and sponsored content image:

The best size for the sponsored content image is 1200 x 627 pixels.

#5: Pinterest Image sizes

Pinterest is the best platform for Image and video platform. You can save, sort, upload the images and you can also download the images as your requirements.

Pinterest Profile & cover image dimensions:

Pinterest profile picture, the size is 400 x 400 pixels and for cover page picture 1400 x 425 pixels.

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