Social Media Image Dimensions

Helpful Tool
Crop your images so that they look great on Chapman’s websites using Simply upload an image you wish to resize, select preset image dimensions from the dropdown menu, scale the size of the image with the slider at the bottom, click “Crop Image,” and download the file.

Facebook Image Sizes

  • Accepted file formats are jpg and png. Use png any time there is text on your image.
  • Page Cover Photo: 820 pixels wide by 312 pixels high. Certain areas of the cover photo were previously covered by your page’s profile photo, name, category and interaction buttons. With a recent update, there is no overlap on desktop. The overlap of profile image and cover photo remains on Facebook mobile.
  • Page Profile Photo: 180 pixels wide by 180 pixels high. Will display as 32 pixels by 32 pixels on status updates. If you upload an image that doesn’t fit these dimensions, you’ll be asked to crop and reposition the image to make it fit.
  • Posts to Your Page: Image sizing for the desktop news feed varies.
    • Image only: 1200 pixels wide (minimum) by 630 pixels high.
    • Link preview post image (such as blog posts) is 1230 pixels wide by 627 pixels high. If you use a larger-than-recommended size, you lose the ability to choose what part of the image is shown – for example, it could crop out the subject’s head.
  • Group Cover Photo: At least 400 pixels wide by 150 pixels high. For a higher-quality image, aim for 800 pixels wide by 300 pixels high. If you don’t choose a cover photo, Facebook shows profile photos of group members instead.
  • Event Image: 1920 pixels by 1080 pixels.
  • Shared Video: 500 pixels by 252 pixels.

Twitter Image Sizes

  • Accepted file formats are jpg, png, and gif. Use png any time there is text on your image.
  • Cover Photo: 1500 pixels wide by 500 pixels high. Note that your profile photo will overlap a portion of your header photo. Maximum file size is 5MB.
  • Profile Photo: 400 pixels wide by 400 pixels high. Will display as 200 pixels by 200 pixels on profile and 48 pixels by 48 pixels in tweets.
  • Images in Tweets: Minimum of 440 pixels wide by 220 pixels high. (2:1 Ratio)
  • Videos in Tweets (native, not YouTube links): 483 pixels by 274 pixels.

Instagram Image Sizes

  • Accepted file formats are jpg and png. Use png any time there is text on your image.
  • Profile Photo: 110 pixels wide by 110 pixels high.
  • Post Images: At least 1080 pixels wide or high.

LinkedIn Image Sizes

  • Accepted file formats are jpg, gif and png. Maximum file size is 10MB.
  • Profile Photo: 300 pixels by 300 pixels.
  • Cover Photo: 1584 pixels wide by 396 pixels high.
  • Shared Link Thumbnail: 100 pixels by 80 pixels.