THE NEW OPTIMAL YOUTUBE CHANNEL HEADER PHOTO SIZE 2021
Find the best & most optimal header/cover image size for a Youtube channel home page. Get the exact image pixels to optimise for all devices. Written by Mau, Senior Youtube marketing specialist and training facilitator at eDigital.
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THE NEW OPTIMAL YOUTUBE CHANNEL HEADER/COVER PHOTO SIZE 2021
If you have taken some of the best Youtube marketing courses you will know what image size you use for your Youtube channel header/cover.
Your image must meet the following criteria:
- Minimum image dimension: 2048 x 1152 px
- An aspect ratio of 16:9.
- At the minimum dimension, the safe area for text and logos: 1235 x 338 px. Larger images may get cropped.
- File size: 6 MB or smaller.
Some of Australia’s Most Popular Youtube Channels follow the above specs for their Youtube Channel header/cover image.
HOW TO RESIZE AN IMAGE
You can choose from one of the best online photo and image editors
HOW TO UPLOAD YOUR NEW OPTIMAL YOUTUBE COVER PHOTO SIZE
- On a computer, sign in to your YouTube account.
- In the top-right menu, select My Channel.
- New channel art: Near the top of the screen, click Add channel art.
- Existing channel art: Hover your cursor over the existing banner until you see the edit icon . Click the icon and select Edit channel art.
- Upload an image or photo from your computer or saved photos. You can also click the Gallery tab to choose an image from the YouTube photo library.
- You’ll see a preview of how the art will appear across different devices. To make changes, select Adjust the crop.
- Click Select.
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BEST YOUTUBE CHANNEL HEADER IMAGE SIZE 2021
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