2018 Social Media Profile Banner Sizes

2018 SEO Social Media Banner & Profile Sizes


Facebook continues to outpace other social media channels. The images you use here are crucial, so choosing a lower-quality one can make or break your engagement. Pro tip: The way images display on your own timeline might look different.

 Cover image: 828 x 315
 Profile image: 180 x 180
 Shared image: 1200 x 900
 Shared link preview image: 1200 x 628


Twitter, meanwhile, is often the social network of choice for users to talk about you. It's where customers ask questions, leave praise, and request help. But, the format and display have changed several times in the course of its history, so here are the image dimensions you need to know.
Header image: 1500 x 500
Profile image: 400 x 400
Timeline image: 506 x 253
Google +
Don't be fooled: Google+ is still an important place for brands to maintain a consistent presence, even if you think it might not get as much attention as other social media channels. The last thing you want to do is to have users stumble upon your profile there, only to find months (or more) of radio silence and distorted visual content. Plus, remember: Where there's Google+, there is Google, indicating a connection to the search giant itself. Here's how to visually optimize that presence.
Profile image: 250 x 250
Cover image: 1080 x 608
Shared image: 506 pixels wide
Shared video: 506 x 284
Shared link image thumbnail: 150 x 150

Given that Instagram's bread-and-butter is visual content, you'll want your presence on this channel to match that foundation, especially in terms of quality. Here are the dimensions.
Profile image: 110 x 110
Image thumbnail: 161 x 161
Shared images: 1080 x 1080
Shared videos: 1080 pixels wide

Here's a fun fact: 90% of content posted on Pinterest consists of external links. For that reason, it's worthwhile to leverage Pinterest for referral traffic -- but it still has to catch your audience's eyes. Here are the dimensions to make sure your Pinterest presence maintains visual quality.
Profile image: 180 x 180
Board cover image: 214 x 100
Pin preview: 238 pixels wide
Love it or hate it, LinkedIn is the social channel for digital professional networking. And depending on your industry, it can still be a good vehicle for traffic and discovery, especially within the B2B sector. Plus, if you're using it for recruiting purposes, it's important to present well on a job that several people use for research on job listings, as well as employer culture, location, and more.
Banner image: 1850 x 200
Profile image: 400 x 400
Cover image: 1536 x 768
Shared image: 350 pixels wide
Shared link preview: 180 x 110
Logo image: 400 x 400
Here's another network where visual content reigns supreme -- not to mention, one with more than one billion users. Make sure your own visual assets match that underlying purpose and philosophy -- not just with the videos you share on there, but with the profile presence you maintain.
Channel cover images: Varies by viewing platform
Channel icon: 800 x 800
Video thumbnail: 1280 x 720
Tumblr has been called many things: a blogging platform, a social network, and a content-sharing center where marketers and consumers alike can, well, share whatever they want. And with 372.5 million blogs currently registered on the site, you've got company -- so shape up and make sure your visuals fit the right dimensions.

Profile image: 128 x 128
Image post: 500 x 750 | 1280 x 1920 maximum

At long last, we arrive at Snapchat: yet another social media channel known primarily for its visual assets. When it comes to using this network for marketing purposes, dimensions are fairly uniform, whether you're simply looking to use a geo-filter, or you're hoping to share an ad or sponsored lens.

Geofilters, ads, and lenses all same size: 1080 x 1920


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