How to resize a photo for Facebook Cover

Facebook cover has the following specs:

  • Landscape (horizontal) aspect ratio.
  • Minimum dimensions: 400 x 150 pixels.
  • Recommended dimensions: 820 x 360 pixels.
  • Recommended format: JPG or PNG.

Our tool allows you to resize photos for Facebook cover online and for free – you can upload files up to 500 MB at no cost. It works in a browser, so you don’t have to download and install any app, but you’ll need a fast and stable internet connection.

Follow three simple steps and resize a Facebook cover photo to fit the social medium’s demands in no time.

  1. Upload a picture to the tool

    Open Clideo’s Photo Resizer and hit the “Choose file” button to select a photo from your camera roll or other personal device.

    Upload photo to make it fit Facebook cover

    You can also call the drop-down menu on the same pane and pick up a file from your cloud storage — Google Drive or Dropbox;

  2. Resize the picture for Facebook cover photo

    Find the “Resize for” section on the right side. Set “Facebook” in the first field and “Cover” in the second.

    Make picture fit Facebook cover

    If you want, you can also resize your image for any other social media and post type – there are about 100 combinations available!

    As for the crop options, for the cover page you’d better stick with “Fill”. This mode fills the frame with the image completely, but be cautious – a part of the picture may be cut out. In such a case you can move the image within the frame to find the exact part to save.

    Edit photo to fit Facebook cover

    When you are done, click on the “Resize” and get ready to change your Facebook cover photo!

  3. Save the resized pic

    Save the result to your personal device or a cloud storage account. If you want to get rid of the tiny watermark in the bottom right corner of the image, just upgrade your account to Clideo Pro. If you’ve just realized that some changes are needed, hit the “Back to edit” arrow.

    Download picture to fit Facebook cover

We are regularly improving our tools to add new features or enhance your experience. Check our Help Center for the most recent instructions.