Infographic: guide to image sizes for Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn and YouTube

Posted by Harry Picken on 09-Feb-2016 10:00:00
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When you're designing graphics, cover photos, and other images for your careers centre, it's important to make sure your social media presence is on-brand and professional. With this useful infographic you'll be able to know what the difference in dimensions for everything from a banner photos to cover photo and everything inbetween.

LinkedIn

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  • LinkedIn Standard Logo dimensions: 100 x 60 px
  • LinkedIn Square Logo dimensions: 150 x 50 px
  • LinkedIn Career Cover Photo dimensions: 974 x 300 px
  • LinkedIn Banner Image dimensions: 646 x 220 px

 

Twitter

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  • Twitter Header Photo dimensions: 1500 x 500 px
  • Twitter Profile Photo dimensions: 400 x 400 px
  • Twitter In-Stream Photo dimensions: 440 x 220 px

 

Pinterest

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  • Pinterest Profile Image dimensions: 165 x 165 px
  • Pinterest Board Display dimensions: 222 x 150 px
  • Pinterest Pin dimensions: 236 width

 

Facebook

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  • Facebook Cover Photo dimensions: 851 x 315 px
  • Facebook Profile Image dimensions: 180 x 180 px
  • Facebook Shared Image dimensions: 1200 x 630 px
  • Facebook Shared Link dimensions: 1200 x 627 px
  • Facebook Highlighted Image dimensions: 1200 x 717 px

 

YouTube

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  • YouTube Channel Cover Photo dimensions: 2580 x 1440 px
  • YouTube Video Upload dimensions: 1280 x 760 px

MORE: The best (and worse) times to post on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn for career centres

 

Thanks to the guys at Phancybox for sharing their insight and wisdom on social media image sizes.

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