Whether its news updates, brand promotions, videos or even memes, knowing the basics of image design just isn’t enough!
Nowadays you need to be aware of what sizes these social media images need to be! Similar to Goldy locks and the 3 bears, we need to make sure that the images are not too small (so that they pixelate), too big (so that we can’t upload them), but just right!
With the millions of people and businesses posting images repetitively on social media every day, it’s important that the images you use are eye-catching! Remember you’ve only got about around 2.7 seconds to grab them (According to Creative Cultivate)!
With everyone doing a ‘quick scroll’ through Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc. you need to make sure your brand is noticeable and advertised as one to remember.
According to Statista, Facebook is the largest social media network in the world with 2.3 billion active users.
With the potential of 2.3 billion people seeing your page, it’s vital to get your ‘best side’ on the images your posting. One thing to remember when choosing the right images is whether it looks alright on mobile as well as desktop. The variation in size can be a large contributor to making the images look distorted.
Little Reminder: Don’t forget that your profile picture will cover a select part of your cover photo, make sure that it’s not covering any important information. Better still, if done right, you can have a little fun with the 2 images sitting together.
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Twitter is great for following trends and sharing news updates as and when they happen. There are in fact 336 million monthly active users on Twitter in 2018.
Your twitter profile will have a profile picture, this will be used to represent your brand. Also, you will have a header photo that is much larger than the profile picture, this is similar to how the facebook profile is constructed.
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Linkedin… the social media network for all things business! With 500 million users LinkedIn is the largest professional network in the world.
Your Linkedin profile you will have a photo of yourself or of your business logo, this can people who know you by face to find you! The background image is an awkward shape but if you get the image to fit it will work really well!
Using all of these social media platforms can be a good place to market your business from! Us at Mosaic help businesses find your online presence and develop it with them!
Whatever the industry, Mosaic Digital Media can provide a solution for your unqiue web design requirements. Call us today to discuss the options available to your business.