Facebook uses many different sizes for images. Profile image is certain size, and timeline images are a different size. Then you also have the image size for the highlight post as well as the regular timeline posts. Here’s a quick cheat sheet for the different sizes you can and should use when posting to Facebook. All dimensions are in pixels.
- Timeline Cover Photo – 815 x 315
- Profile Picture – Will display at 160 x 160. Must be uploaded at 180 x 180
- Timeline Preview – 403 x 403
- Highlighted Post or Milestone – 843 x 403
For your convenience, we’ve created templates for photoshop so you can just add your own photos to them. You must have photoshop installed and you must know how to work with photoshop files. Download the files (requires login).