Social Media Image Sizes Explained

What’s The Correct Image Size?

With so many different social media networks, operating slightly different from each other, posting the correct size images can be a little confusing at the best of times.
So we’ve put together a quick breakdown of recommended image sizes for each specific social network. By following the image size guide below, we can ensure that your images are presentable across a wide variety of devices and screen sizes.

Facebook
  • Sharing images: 1,200 x 628 pixels
  • Sharing links with an image: 1,200 x 628 pixels
  • Sharing Stories: 1,080 x 1,920 pixels*
Instagram
  • Sharing square images: 1,080 x 1,080 pixels
  • Sharing horizontal images: 1,080 x 566 pixels
  • Sharing vertical images: 1,080 x 1,350 pixels
  • Sharing Stories: 1,080 x 1,920 pixels*
Twitter
  • Sharing a single image: 1,200 x 675 pixels
  • Sharing multiple images: 1,200 x 675 pixels
  • Sharing links with an image: 800 x 418 pixels
LinkedIn
  • Sharing images to Company Page or personal profile: 1,104 x 736 pixels (1,200 x 627 pixels with Buffer)
  • Sharing links with an image to Company Page or personal profile: 1,200 x 628 pixels
Pinterest
  • Sharing images: 800 x 1,200 pixels
Google+ (shortly closing)
  • Sharing images or links with an image: 1,200 x 628 pixels
Snapchat
  • Sharing images: 1,080 x 1,920 pixels*

If you’re unsure about image sizes or require any graphic design support, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with our team via email info@lowaire.com or by calling us directly on 01509 357587.