Social Media Image Sizes

The most recent image size specifications for different social media networks, including Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and more.

Social media image sizes seem to change constantly. One moment you have the perfect cover page for your account. The next, it’s been resized and looks all pixelated and wrong. It doesn’t help that information about official dimensions and image sizes is harder to find than a civil discussion on politics on Facebook. But, it’s not difficult if you consult this guide to social media image sizes!

Below are the most recent social media image dimensions, as of 2021.

Facebook Recommended Dimensions: Minimum Dimensions: Maximum Dimensions: Image Scale: Max File Size: Image Formats:
Profile Photo 180 x 180 160 x 160 1:1
Cover Photo 820 x 312 400 x 150 2.7:1 100KB RGB, JPG, PNG
Shared Image (Timeline) 1200 x 630 1.91:1
Shared Image (Newsfeed) 1200 x 630 1.91:1
Shared Link (Timeline) 1200 x 628 200 x 200 1.91:1
Shared Link (Newsfeed) 1200 x 628 200 x 200 1.91:1
Highlighted Image 1200 x 717 843 x 504 1:1.67
Event Image 1920 x 1080 470 x 174 16:9