Proper Image Sizing for Social

Have you ever uploaded an image onto Facebook or Twitter and it just doesn’t quite fit so your message or image gets cut off? We understand how frustrating that can be, so we have curated a list of image sizing to avoid this issue.


Profile Photo: 320 x 320px

Cover Photo: Desktop: 820 x 312px; Displays on mobile: 640 x 360px

Shared Photo: 1200 x 628px

Post Clicks to Website: Desktop: 1200 x 628px; Displays on mobile 560 x 292px

Facebook Video: 4:3 ratio


Page Post Link/Offer: 1200 x 628px

Page Post Image: 1200 x 900px

Right Column Thumbnail: 254 x 133px

Page Post Event/Page Post Like Ad:


Profile Photo: 400 x 400px

Cover Photo: 1500 x 500px

In-Stream Photo: 440 x 220px


Profile Photo: 110 x 110

Photo Thumbnails: 161 x 161px

Photo Size: 1080 x 1080px or 4:5 ratio

Instagram Stories: 1080 x 1920px


Personal Profile Photo: 400 x 400px

Personal Cover Photo: 1584 x 396px

Company Logo Image: 300 x 300px

Company Cover Photo: 1536 x 768px

Company Banner Photo: 646 x 220px

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About VUP

We are storytellers, strategists, planners and artists. VUP Media is made up of digital strategists that help create and execute an array of your digital media and marketing needs. Under one roof and usually at one table, our team plans, produces and places your brand and assets across all platforms. Headquartered in Greenville, Rhode Island and Delray Beach, Florida, VUP Media is a full-service Digital Media and Interactive Solution agency. Our 3,000 sq. ft studio is home to four post-production suites, an audio recording studio, and a unique team of creative marketing professionals, motion graphic animators, and web developers. We have a multitude of services that will take your brand to the next level in the digital world. Call 401.949.8000 or visit for more information.