Best Twitter Image Sizes

Twitter Image Guidelines

Twitter is not just for our President. It has over 313 million users and counting. Twitter is one of the most popular social media platforms and recently, Twitter made big changes to its overall layout and functions.

Best Twitter Image Sizes

Twitter Profile Image: 400 x 400 px

Image Guidelines

Using a square Image recommended. The size should be 400 x 400 pixels.
Maximum file size 2 MB.
Image formats include: JPG, GIF or PNG.

Twitter Header Image: 1,500 x 500 px

Image Guidelines

Recommended size is 1,500 x 500 pixels.
The maximum file size of 5 MB.
Image formats include: JPG, GIF or PNG.

Twitter In-Stream Photo: Minimum: 440 x 220 px

Image Guidelines

The minimum will appear expanded 440 x 220 pixels at a 2:1 ratio.
Can be tweeted up to 4 images at one time.
Can edit images if tweeting from Twitter iOS or Android app.
Maximum to appear expanded 1024 x 512 pixels.
Appears in Twitter feed collapsed at 506 x 253 pixels on desktop.
Maximum file size of 5 MB for images, and 5 MB for animated GIFs on mobile and 15 MB images on web.