Social Media Image Size Cheat Sheet

Confused on what is the correct image size to use for your cover or profile photo on various social media sites? Here goes the list of image sizes in pixels.

Twitter

  • Cover Photo: 1500 x 500
  • Profile Photo: 400 x 400
  • Image (in Tweet): 880 x 440 (recommended)

Facebook

  • Cover Photo: 851 x 315
  • Profile Photo: 180 x 180
  • Image (in post): 1200 x 1200

Google+

  • Cover Photo: 2120 x 1192
  • Profile Photo: 250 x 250
  • Image (in post): 800 x 600

Pinterest

  • Profile Photo: 600 x 600
  • Pins: 600 x any size

LinkedIn

  • Cover Photo (only for Premium users): 646 x 220
  • Profile Photo: 200 x 200

YouTube

  • Profile Photo: 800 x 800
  • Channel Art Photo: 2560 x 1224
  • Video Thumbnail: 1280 x 720

Instagram

  • Profile Photo: 161 x 161
  • Desktop Lightbox: 612 x 612
  • Image Feed: 510 x 510

Image Resizing Tools

  • PicMonkey: Free image editing tool, ideal for Facebook cover photo
  • PixResizer: Free image resize tools for Windows

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