Social Media Image Cheat Sheet

Social Media Image Cheat Sheet

Having trouble remembering all the (seemingly ever-changing) social media cover sizes? Here’s a quick social media image cheat sheet for you to bookmark!


Profile pic: 400 x 400 px

Cover photo: 1500 x 500 px

In-Stream Photo: 440 x 220 (minimum)


Timeline Cover: 851 x 315 px

App Tabs: 111 x 74 px

Profile Photo: 180 x 180 px (minimum)

Shared Image: 1,200 x 900 px

Shared Link: 1,200 x 627 px

Highlighted Image: 1,200 x 717 px

Tips for Facebook Covers: Facebook has introduced some darker shading to the lower area of covers in order to display overlapping text. See below:

Social Media Image Cheat Sheet

So when designing Facebook covers, be sure to keep that in mind and to not have any of your text or main elements extend into that shaded area. And of course, always leave a little room to the left for where your profile photo will end up being!


Cover Image: 1,080 x 608 px

Profile Picture: 250 x 250 px

Shared Image: 497 x 373 px

Shared Link: 150 x 150 px

Shared Video: 496 px in width

* Note that the left side of your cover photo will be covered by your photo and information, so choose wisely!

Social Media Image Cheat Sheet


Profile Picture: 165 x 165

Board Display : 222 x 150 px (large thumbs) and 55 x 55 px (small thumbs)


Banner Image: 646 x 220 px

Company Logo: 100 x 60 px

Square Logo: 50 x 50 px

Cover for Career Opportunities: 974 x 300 px


Channel Cover Photo: 2,560 x 1,440 px


Profile Picture: 110 x 110 px

Photo Thumbnails: 161 x 161 px

Photo Size: 640 x 640 px


Image Posts: 500 x 750 px

Profile Picture: 128 x 128 px

Social Media Image Cheat Sheet

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