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Facebook Photos Size Guide: Dimensions & Types (April 2014 Edition)
|Profile Image in Header||160px||160px||Must be uploaded at 180px by 180px|
|Profile Image on Timeline||32px||32px||Same image as main Profile Image, automatically downscaled|
|Thumbnail for Shared Links||155px||114px|
|Uploaded Timeline Photo Thumbnail||403px||403px||See exceptions below for small images.|
|Video Preview Thumbnail||403px||226px|
There are a several different ways of using images and photos on Facebook, each of which has different dimensions and quirks. Some are for design and identity on the user interface, like your profile picture or cover photo. And it’s a great way to share photos.
But working out the display sizes and types isn’t as easy as it could be and it involves some wrangling to get it to do what you want. Each type of image on a Facebook page has its own size and oddities. And Facebook has made some changes to its image sizes and layout recently, particularly with how thumbnails and images display on the timeline. So here’s my updated 2014 version of the guide for Facebook image and photo sizes and types.