Social Media (HEX & RGB)Image Size Reference Guide – Optimal Posting Time  [Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Snapchat, Pinterest, Tumblr, Google+, YouTube]

The Social Media Colors original post can be viewed here.  John Locke has compiled a vast list of primary, secondary and alternative brand colors.

Official Image Sizes was created by makeawebsitehub.com and you can get it from HubSpot for free here.

Tips To Optimize Social Media Platforms is a great info-graph created by Steph Dowling from MyCleverAgency on July 19, 2016.  Also included in the info-graph is the suggested times to post to each social media platform.  The full info-graph can be found here.


 

Facebook 

fbb

Hex: #3b5998;

RGB: (59, 89, 152)

 

Best Time to Post

[3pm – 9pm] on Weekdays

[10am – 1pm] on Weekends

 

Facebook Image Sizes

Cover photo: 851 px wide by 315 px tall

Profile image: 180 px wide by 180 px tall

Highlighted image: 1200 px wide by 717 px tall

Shared image: 1200 px wide by 630 px tall

Shared link thumbnail image: 1200 px wide by 627 px tall

Link – Content Image: 1200px wide x 628px tall

FB

 


 

Twitter

Optmize-Twitter-750x316 Hex: #00b6f1;

RGB: (0, 182, 241)

 

Best Time to Post

[1pm – 6pm]  on Weekdays

 

Twitter Image Sizes

Header photo: 1500 px wide by 500 px tall

Profile image: 400 px wide by 400 px tall

In-stream photo: 440 px wide by 220 px tall

Twitter

 


 

Instagram

 igg

Hex & RGB:

Magenta – #c32aa3 [195, 42, 163]

Blue – #4c5fd7 [76, 95, 215]

Purple – #7232bd [114, 50, 189]

Orange – #f46f30 [244, 111, 48]

Light Brown – #ffdc7d [255, 220, 125]

 

Instagram Image Sizes

Profile image: 110 px wide by 110 px tall

Photo size: 1080 px wide by 1080 px tall

Photo thumbnails: 161 px wide by 161 px tall

 

Best Time to Post

[6am – 9am] on Weekdays

[3pm – 10pm] All Week

Instagram

 


 

YouTube

yt

Hex: #b31217;

RGB: (179, 18, 23)

 

YouTube Image Sizes

Video uploads: 1280 px wide by 760 px tall

Channel cover photo: 2560 px wide by 1440 px tall

 

Best Time to Post

[1pm – 3pm]

Youtube

 


 

Google+

gp

Hex: #df4a32;

RGB: (223, 74, 50)

 

Google+ Image Sizes

Profile image: 250 px wide by 250 px tall

Cover image: 1080 px wide by 608 px tall

Shared image (on home stream): 497 px wide by 373 px tall

Shared image (on feed or your page): 150 px wide by 150 px tall


Pinterest

pin

Hex: #cb2027;

RGB: (203, 32, 39)

 

Pinterest Image Sizes

Profile image: 165 px wide by 165 px tall

Board display: 22 px wide by 150 px tall

Pin sizes: 236 px wide

 

Best Time to Post

[12pm – 2pm] &

[8pm – 1am]

Pinterest

 


 

Tumblr

Tumblr_Logo.svg

Hex:  #2c4762

RGB: (44, 71, 98)

 

Tumblr Image Sizes

Profile Image: 128 x 128 px

Image Post: 500 px wide x 750 px tall

 

Best Time to Post

[8pm – 12am]

tumblr

 


 

Snapchat

sc

Hex: #fffc00

RGB: (255, 252, 0)

 

Best Time to Post to Snapchat

No optimum time, but Snappers are more likely to be online [4pm – 22pm]

SC

 


 

LinkedIn

li 

Hex: #007bb6;

RGB: (0, 123, 182)

 

LinkedIn Image Sizes

Background image: 1500 px wide by 425 px tall

Profile image: 400 px wide by 400 px tall

Career cover photo: 974 px wide by 330 px tall

Banner image: 646 px wide by 220 px tall (minimum)

Standard logo: 400 px wide by 400 pixels tall (maximum)

 

Best Time to Post

[7am – 9am]  &  [12pm – 2pm]

linked in

 

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