Cover Photo Facebook Ideas

Cover Photo Facebook Ideas: Over the past couple of weeks on Harrys76, I've been focusing on how you can create an impressive, integrated, and also (dare I claim) a little inventive Facebook cover picture-- in which the cover photo at the top of your Facebook web page is in ideal alignment with your profile picture.

I've gauged every angle, thought about every interface aspect, as well as ultimately crafted a Photoshop design template you can make use of for your own page. Right here's how:

Cover Photo Facebook Ideas

Step 1: Know the measurements

If you already have a basic suggestion for the high-res, horizontal picture you desire to make use of for the top of your Facebook page, and you have actually obtained an account picture ready to go-- as well as you just intend to obtain to the theme-- you could miss to the next step.

However if you want the exact measurements of the leading image on an individual Facebook page, then I motivate you to see Harrys76: The most recent and best 2017 Facebook picture requirements, listed below.

In this free motion picture, I review not just the measurements, the button and also user interface settings, and the interaction of the pictures; I also consider points like exactly how big your cover image file could be (solution: 2048 x 758 pixels) to make sure that it looks comparable to feasible in your timeline, also.

With the dimensions in this photo, you can serve up optimal top quality in your stream as well as Facebook will shrink them to the expected 828 x 315 pixels to offer at the top of your page. Minimum size of 399 x 250 pixels.

Action 2: Use the design template

Download the Facebook cover picture template right here. Use it to straighten as well as after that remove flawlessly integrate photos. Developing the ideal Facebook cover picture 2017, below, I disclose my foolproof, smart object-laden Photoshop layout for producing your cover picture (as well as your itinerant, incorporated account photo).

When you obtain things the way you want them, the theme has the masks/alpha channels you'll have to conserve out each item for optimum interaction. You'll extract a cover photo at optimal resolution, yet at the appropriate proportions to offer at the top of your web page.

You'll catch the needed background from the cover image inside your account picture to ensure that both look normally incorporated in the utmost presentation.

You could also adjust the mask on the account picture so that just part of the history reveals with.

Step 3: "Prolong" your profile picture.

Finally, in the final episode, Harrys76: Expanding your Facebook account photo into your cover picture, I show you exactly how I launched my inner tree-man avatar from the square boundaries of the marked account picture area, as well as allowed his shoulders (as well as hand) to stream over into my cover image.