How to Size & Design Your Facebook Cover Photo or Video [Templates]

When people arrive at your Facebook Page, where do you think they first look? I’ll give you some hints. It’s a visual piece of content that sits at the top of your Page. Its dimensions are 820 pixels wide by 312 pixels tall. It takes up almost a quarter of the screen on most desktop browsers. That’s right — it’s your Facebook cover photo. Sometimes called your Facebook banner, this graphic is one of the most noticeable parts of your Page. It’s therefore crucial that you follow Facebook cover photo best practices and optimize your cover photo for the right…

24 of the Best Free Stock Photo Sites to Use in 2020

Best Stock Photo Sites Negative Space Death to Stock HubSpot Picjumbo Stokpic CreateHER Stock Kaboompics Startup Stock Photos Freerange LibreShot nappy Fancy Crave Unsplash StockSnap.io The Jopwell Collection SplitShire Life of Pix Pexels Gratisography Jay Mantri ISO Republic PICNOI New Old Stock Pixabay I got the image above for free on Unsplash. Yet for some reason, many other publishers continue to push out cheap (and usually cheesy) stock photography to serve as a representation of their brand. The truth is, high-quality stock photos don’t have to come hand-in-hand with a hassle or high price tag. To prove it, we’ve compiled…

How to Create Social Media Buttons for All the Top Social Networks

Social media is an extremely valuable tool for promoting your marketing content. Additionally, embedding your social profiles on your website or blog posts can help increase traffic to your social networks, and ultimately create brand consistency across platforms.  But with so many social networks providing their own individual sharing and follow buttons, it’s often difficult to know which social media button to use for what purpose. To address this, we’ve put together a comprehensive guide to help you understand the differences between the share and follow buttons for six of the biggest social networks — Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Instagram,…

11 Best Practices for Facebook Cover Photos & Videos [Templates]

When people arrive at your Facebook Page, where do you think they first look? I’ll give you some hints. It’s a visual piece of content that sits at the top of your Page. Its dimensions are 820 pixels wide by 312 pixels tall. It takes up almost a quarter of the screen on most desktop browsers. That’s right — it’s your Facebook cover photo. Sometimes called your Facebook banner, this graphic is one of the most noticeable parts of your Page. It’s therefore crucial that you follow Facebook cover photo best practices. Facebook Cover Photo Size Optimize your cover photo…

Your Bookmarkable Guide to Social Media Image Sizes in 2020 [Infographic]

Whether you’re choosing a cover photo, an image to share, or any other social media image, it’s important to get the dimensions right. However, sometimes even that isn’t enough. On some platforms, your cover photo may be partially obstructed by your profile picture. On others you might find yourself with different size options for different user devices. As such, ensuring you have prepared all the correct social media image dimensions you will need can be a challenge. Take Facebook as a prime example — image size requirements can depend on the type of device it will be used on, and…