Cover Photo for Facebook

Cover Photo For Facebook: Over the past couple of weeks on Harrys76, I've been focusing on how you can produce a remarkable, integrated, and (risk I state) a little ingenious Facebook cover picture-- where the cover picture at the top of your Facebook page is in perfect placement with your account picture.

I have actually determined every angle, considered every user interface element, and eventually crafted a Photoshop design template you can make use of for your very own web page. Below's how:

Cover Photo For Facebook

Action 1: Know the measurements

If you currently have a basic suggestion for the high-res, horizontal picture you wish to use for the top of your Facebook web page, as well as you have actually obtained an account photo ready to go-- and you simply intend to get to the theme-- you can avoid to the next step.

Yet if you want the specific dimensions of the top picture on a personal Facebook web page, then I urge you to see Harrys76: The most recent and best 2017 Facebook photo specifications, listed below.

In this free flick, I evaluate not only the dimensions, the button and also user interface placements, and also the communication of the pictures; I likewise consider things like exactly how big your cover picture documents can be (answer: 2048 x 758 pixels) so that it looks comparable to possible in your timeline, too.

With the measurements in this image, you can dish out optimal top quality in your stream and also Facebook will shrink them to the anticipated 828 x 315 pixels to present on top of your page. Minimum size of 399 x 250 pixels.

Step 2: Make use of the design template

Download the Facebook cover image layout here. Use it to straighten and afterwards remove perfectly integrate images. Developing the ideal Facebook cover image 2017, below, I reveal my foolproof, clever object-laden Photoshop layout for creating your cover picture (as well as your itinerant, incorporated account image).

When you get points the means you want them, the design template has the masks/alpha channels you'll should conserve out each item for optimum interplay. You'll extract a cover image at optimal resolution, but at the correct proportions to offer on top of your page.

You'll catch the required background from the cover picture inside your account photo to ensure that the 2 appearance normally incorporated in the ultimate discussion.

You can even adjust the mask on the profile photo to make sure that only component of the history reveals via.

Action 3: "Expand" your profile photo.

Ultimately, in the final episode, Harrys76: Expanding your Facebook account picture right into your cover picture, I show you how I launched my internal tree-man character from the square confines of the designated account picture location, as well as allowed his shoulders (and also hand) to stream over into my cover photo.