Facebook Post Sizes - Dimensions, Specs & Ratios in 2023

Facebook post sizes matter! Find out the recommended post sizes, dimensions and ratios to use when designing your Facebook posts, videos and ads creatives.

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  1. Facebook Post Sizes, Dimensions, Specs & Ratios in 2023
  2. Facebook post sizes for photos
  3. Facebook post sizes for videos
  4. Facebook post sizes for Stories
  5. Facebook post sizes for carousels

Facebook post sizes matter! If you want to boost your content strategy, you need to start by posting high-quality visuals! Find out the recommended post sizes, dimensions and ratios for Facebook posts, videos, Stories and ads and use them as a guideline when creating your content.

Below are the most recent Facebook post sizes and dimensions for images, videos, ads and stories. 

Facebook Post Sizes, Dimensions, Specs & Ratios in 2023

Tip: Follow the recommended post sizes to avoid pixelation or having your images distorted when published.

Facebook post sizes table

Facebook post sizes for photos

For single images (on Desktop), Facebook recommends using the following size:

  • Image size: 1.91:1 (landscape) 
  • Resolution: 1080 x 1350 pixels

For single images with a URL link attached, Facebook recommends using the following size:

  • Image size: 1:1 ratio (square)
  • Resolution: 1,200 x 1200 pixels

For single-image ads creative, Facebook recommends using the following size:

  • Image size: 1:1 ratio (square)
  • Resolution: 1,200 x 1200 pixels

Note: These are the minimum recommended sizes by Facebook, for best practices you should aim to post high-resolution photos and images. (Source: Facebook)

Facebook post sizes for videos

For videos posted on the feed, Facebook has set up the following guidelines:

  • Max. video length: 240 minutes
  • 1:1 ratio (square) or 4:5 (vertical)

For in-stream video (on mobile), Facebook recommends the following length:

  • Max. video length: 5 seconds-10 minutes

For in-stream video (on desktop), Facebook recommends the following length: 

  • Max. video length: 5-15 seconds

Note: These are the maximum lengths for Facebook videos, but keep in mind that shorter videos are more engaging. Source: Facebook video specifications.

Facebook post sizes for Stories

The following dimensions are recommended by Facebook:

  • Stories: 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Video Stories max. length: 1-15 seconds

Recommended: Check out the best Instagram Stories sizes.

Facebook post sizes for carousels

The following dimensions are recommended by Facebook:

  • Carousel post: 1:1 ratio (both images & videos)
  • Resolution: 1,200 x 1200 pixels

Note: All images or videos in a carousel must follow the same aspect ratio and size or will be automatically resized by Facebook to a 1:1 ratio.

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