All the Dimensions and Best Practices You’ll Need for Your Facebook Cover Image
On March 30th, 2012, Facebook transitioned everyone’s wall to the “timeline” layout. This included personal profile pages as well as fan pages. Along with this update came the addition of a banner section at the top of your wall. This section is called the “Cover Photo” or “Cover Image.” It’s actually a very useful new feature and provides a great opportunity for better branding on Facebook pages.
This how-to guide will help you create fantastic cover photo’s for your facebook page while also showing you some of the things you need to consider. You can even download a FREE layered template (for Photoshop or GIMP) to use as a guideline while creating your page. Then it will be up to you to get creative and put together a great cover photo for your business page or personal profile. [Read more…]