New Facebook Image Sizes
Facebook has recently been encouraging users to switch from the traditional, familiar format to the new Timeline layout. Soon all Facebook pages will be migrated tothe new format, which will require significant adjustments to existing andnewly uploaded images. In this post we will focus on uploading correct image sizes for the new format. Why is this a pertinent topic of discussion? As an individual User, correct image sizes are mostly for aesthetic purposes. However, businesses should be more concerned, as social media presence is often the first impression a potential client hasof an organization.
In order to maintain a professional online appearance, correct dimensions and quality should be used to ensure image clarity. Below are the most current Facebook Timeline image sizes and some useful resources for adjusting dimensions of your existing pictures.
Maximum Image Upload for Pictures: Height: 2048px Width: 2048px
TimeLine Cover: Height: 315px Width: 851px
Thumbnail: Height: 90px Width: 90px
Ad Picture: Height: 80 px Width: 110px
Profile Picture: Height:180px Width:180px
Application Icons/Favorites Image: Height: 74px Width: 111px
Milestone Picture: Height: 403px Width: 843px
Referenced articles: www.Dreamgrow.com ”Facebook Cheat Sheet: Sizes and Simensions”
March, 6 2012 Accessed Via Web: May, 2 2012