Facebook Photo Covers

Facebook Photo Covers: Over the past few weeks on Harrys76, I have actually been concentrating on exactly how to develop an impeccable, incorporated, and (dare I say) a little ingenious Facebook cover photo-- in which the cover photo at the top of your Facebook web page is in ideal positioning with your account photo.

I've gauged every angle, taken into consideration every user interface element, as well as ultimately crafted a Photoshop theme you could make use of for your personal web page. Here's just how:

Facebook Photo Covers

Step 1: Know the measurements

If you currently have a basic concept for the high-res, horizontal image you desire to make use of for the top of your Facebook web page, as well as you've obtained an account image ready to go-- and also you simply desire to reach the theme-- you could skip to the following step.

However if you want the precise dimensions of the top picture on a personal Facebook web page, after that I urge you to view Harrys76: The most recent and biggest 2017 Facebook picture specs, below.

In this totally free flick, I review not only the measurements, the button as well as interface placements, and the interaction of the pictures; I additionally take into consideration points like just how huge your cover picture data could be (solution: 2048 x 758 pixels) to ensure that it looks just as good as possible in your timeline, also.

With the dimensions in this picture, you can dish out optimal high quality in your stream as well as Facebook will diminish them to the anticipated 828 x 315 pixels to offer at the top of your web page. Minimum dimension of 399 x 250 pixels.

Step 2: Use the layout

Download and install the Facebook cover picture theme right here. Utilize it to straighten and also after that essence flawlessly incorporate images. Producing the perfect Facebook cover picture 2017, below, I expose my sure-fire, smart object-laden Photoshop layout for developing your cover picture (and also your itinerant, incorporated profile photo).

When you obtain points the method you want them, the template has the masks/alpha channels you'll should conserve out each item for ideal interaction. You'll extract a cover picture at optimal resolution, yet at the proper percentages to offer at the top of your page.

You'll catch the necessary history from the cover picture inside your account picture so that both appearance naturally integrated in the best discussion.

You can even adjust the mask on the profile picture to make sure that just component of the history shows through.

Step 3: "Prolong" your profile photo.

Ultimately, in the final episode, Harrys76: Prolonging your Facebook profile photo into your cover image, I show you exactly how I launched my inner tree-man avatar from the square confines of the assigned profile image area, and permitted his shoulders (as well as hand) to move over into my cover photo.