NEW OPTIMAL LINKEDIN POST IMAGE SIZE 2018
UPDATED JAN 2018 There has been some debate as to which is the most optimal LinkedIn image size / dimensions when posting updates with links and no links for both individual profiles and company updates / posts. Find below the new and most optimal Linkedin images size 🙂
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WHY POSTING THE RIGHT IMAGE SIZE ON LINKEDIN
In April 2017, LinkedIn announced that the platform had reached 500 million Linkedin members, making it one of the most popular social networks for professionals and one of the top social networks overall.
But are you using LinkedIn Post image feature to its fullest potential?
LinkedIn posting with the right photo size is extremely powerful if you need to reach out, promote and network with professionals in a specific industry.
We believe the new optimal Linkedin post image size should get as much attention as it deserves.
NEW OPTIMAL LINKEDIN POST IMAGE SIZE FOR INDIVIDUAL FEED / PROFILE UPDATES
The optimal image size for individual profile updates posts is : 1800 x 1200 pixels for both updates with links and no links to web pages.
LINKEDIN POST IMAGE WITH NO LINK TO A WEB PAGE…
LINKEDIN POST IMAGE WITH LINK TO A WEB PAGE…
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NEW OPTIMAL LINKEDIN POST IMAGE SIZE FOR COMPANY UPDATES / POSTS
The optimal image size for a company update post is: 1200 x 628 pixels for both with a link to a web page and with no link to a web page.
COMPANY UPDATE WITH LINK TO A WEB PAGE…
COMPANY UPDATE WITH NO LINK TO A WEB PAGE…[poll id=”2″]
INCORRECT IMAGE SIZES FOR LINKEDIN COMPANY UPDATES
- The image size 1200 x 600 will leave an empty space above and below your image. This has been tested in January 2018.
- The 1200 x 627 for LinkedIn Company updates is when viewed from laptops or desktops but it crops when is viewed from smartphones. See examples below.
IMAGES 1200×628 VS 1200×627 VIEWED FROM LINKEDIN APP ON IPHONE6…
❌ It does crops the numbers at the horizontal borders ❌
IMAGES 1200×628 VS 1200×627 VIEWED FROM LAPTOP MAC AIR 13 INCHES…
1200 x627 seems ok ✅ when viewing it from desktops and laptops as per below
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NEW OPTIMAL LINKEDIN POST IMAGE SIZE
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