Current requirements for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, YouTube and SnapChat.

Social Media Image Sizes 2019 Cheat Sheet

Social media has transformed the relationship between businesses and customers. It’s provided companies with a direct link to current and prospective customers. After all, they can talk to customers about new products and offer deals to help draw traffic to their site. Social media is a great way to build brand reputation and recognition. Potential clients will remember clicking on your page on the platform and will then click on your website to find out more about the company.

As social media is a fairly new tool, businesses are still getting to grips with how it all works. In fact, a lot of companies use marketing companies such as Point Blank Digital to take charge of their social media platforms. There are many different social media platforms and the list is constantly growing as new ones arrive. A lot of companies make errors as they treat all platforms the same. But to make sure social media is beneficial to your company, you need to treat them all differently.

After all, the information you upload on Facebook won’t be relevant to the Snapchat audience. The same goes when it comes to images. You might not realise but different social media platforms need specific image sizes. If you choose any old photo, it could mean the picture will be blurry on your account. Then you will give a bad first impression when potential customers click on your platform. After all, you want to show these customers that you are a reputable business who they should work with. You don’t want them to click off as they don’t think you are a legitimate business.

This infographic talks about the different Social Media Image Sizes so that you make the right move when it comes to photos for your pages. The first platform it looks at is social media giant Facebook. One of the oldest on this list, the platform is a popular choice for businesses. This infographic looks at pictures such as the group cover photo size which is 1640×859. It also looks at Twitter which has photos such as the profile picture which needs to be 400×400 pixels.

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • YouTube
  • SnapChat

This infographic also looks at image sharing platforms Instagram and Pinterest and professional network LinkedIn. It also looks at video platform YouTube and Snapchat and the sizes you need for these two essential marketing tools. This infographic will help you to make the right choices for photos sizes for your social media marketing.

Social Media Image Sizes for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, YouTube and SnapChat.

With the right dimensions in hand, you can use Easil to create all the social media images that you need, and then schedule that content using Agorapulse.

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By James Trotter


James Trotter has worked in the Digital Marketing Industry for over seven years and has extensive experience working on SEO campaigns. James is a Director and the Head of the Outreach & Content Department at Point Blank Digital.