Measures of success: the best photo sizes for each social media platform
When posting photos on social media, you probably don’t give a second thought to the size of those photos. However, by disregarding photo dimensions, you’re actually doing your social media strategy a disservice.
Visual content is extremely popular with social media audiences, but it takes a lot of work to obtain and edit each share-worthy photo. If your photo dimensions are wrong for the social platforms you’re using, your incredible images could appear pixelated, stretched or awkwardly cropped.
Fear not! We’ve compiled a handy chart of the best photo sizes for each social media platform. By resizing images on your computer’s photo editor or by using photo editing tools such as Canva, you can quickly ensure that your visual content looks its best for your audience.
Photo sizes for each social media platform (in pixels):
Photo dimensions used in this post were sourced from Sprout Social and HubSpot.