Every day we regularly upload photos to Facebook, personal accounts, Fanpage, create ads – Ads … But do you know the standard size of photos on Facebook Fanpage? Or how to upload the best quality photos to Fanpage to bring highest effectiveness to the campaign? In the article below, we will introduce you in detail about the most suitable image size to post on Facebook.
Note that the dimensions in the article are given as standard, or the minimum size to post on Facebook. And in fact, you should post pictures that are equal to or larger than this standard size, because posting a smaller size image will result in a non-standard display on many devices, such as computers, laptops or phones.
1. Facebook cover photo
According to Facebook, your cover photo size displays at 820 pixels wide by 312 pixels tall on desktops and 640 pixels wide by 360 pixels tall on smartphones.
Because cover photo displayed on desktop is different from mobile devices, you should be pay attention when designing a Facebook cover photo.
However, if you just want to design a single image that works effectively on both, we suggest that 820 pixels wide by 462 pixels tall seem to be the best choice.
Now you also can use a video as a facebook cover. Especially for a business, a video can tell a long story and represent a business’s image.
A video cover:
- Should be at least 820 pixels wide by 312 pixels tall.
- About 20 to 90 seconds long
2. Avatar facebook
For avatar, it is quite easy. All you need is to make a square photo.
In 2019, an ideal Facebook avatar should be 360 x 360 pixels. But the minimum size should be 180 x 180 pixels.
These dimensions are similar for a video avatar.
3. Ads photo
This is the most popular and most widely used format. Quite simply, the only requirement to use this format is to use a good quality image. Recommended size: 1200 x 628 pixels.
AdEspresso has analyzed over 37,000 sample ads and pointed out the best formula:
The title should only be summarized in 5 words
The link description will be more efficient with 18 characters
14 characters is the perfect number for the advertising theme