When you’re creating a marketing campaign, you’re thinking of the myriad assets you’ll need: Email headers and copy, landing page assets, maybe even direct mail pieces – and each of these parts of the campaign have its own specs, Image and Video Size that does matter.
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When you start to promote on social media, those specs can grow nearly exponentially as suddenly you need images or video for Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest, Tumblr, Snapchat, and YouTube. Image and video are integral elements of an engaging social presence. It can be hard to keep up with the different specifications for multimedia content across each social network (format, aspect ratio, file size).
Whether you are a marketer requesting those assets or a designer creating them, having all the specifications and requirements in one place can make your life easier.
That’s where today’s infographic comes in. Social media marketing platform Spredfast compiled the specs from nine major social channels and put them together in one infographic read below the ” The 2017 Social Network Image and Video Size Guide”.
For example, you can see a lot of don’ts on several pages where images get cropped on the really wrong spot. Having said that, it applies to other formats like videos, Who wants to wait long to just to watch a video?
You can see the entire infographic by clicking on the truncated image below. And then be sure to bookmark it so you can quickly check social media asset requirements right when you need them.