The Ideal Cover Photo Size for Each of the Major Social Media Platforms
One of the first few things people see when they visit your social media profilesis your cover photo.
Whether it’s your Facebook Page, LinkedIn Company Page, or YouTube channel, your cover photo is the biggest image on the page. And people will see your cover photo even before they see any of your posts.
So how do you make your cover photo show up the exact way you want it to be?
One of the key factors is the size. Without the correct dimensions (width and height), your cover photo might be cropped to fit the space available and people will miss the important details on your photo.
While there isn’t a one-size-fits-all cover photo size for all the social media platforms, the information is out there.
We’ve collected all the answers here so that you can have a single point of reference for all cover photo sizes.
The best cover photo size for all major social media platform
Some social media platforms display cover photos slightly different on the desktop and on mobile. But in general, here are the ideal cover photo sizes for the platforms with a cover photo.
(Feel free to click on a social media platform to see more details for that particular platform.)
Facebook – 820px x 462px (Profile, Page, and Group), 820px by 465px (Page video), 1920px by 1080px (Event)
LinkedIn – 1584px x 396px (Profile), 1536px x 768px (Company Page)
YouTube – 2560px x 1440px
Twitter – 1,500px x 500px
Google+ – 1600px x 900px (Profile and Page), 368px x 207px (Collection and community)
Tumblr – 1600px x 900px
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