Timeline Cover - Rules NO price or purchase information NO, NO NO! NO contact information NO refs to Like or Share, or other FB features NO calls to action NOT for promotions, coupons or ads. NOT primarily text based Must NOT be false/deceptive/misleading Must NOT infringe on anyone else’s copyright You may not encourage uploading to personal timelines
Ideas for Timeline Covers Customers using your products Examples of products Awards won Company founders or employees at work Store interior/exterior Showcase customers Integrate with Profile Image
How to Get Covers Done Do it yourself: Either:1) Use stock Image e.g. Istockphoto, Shutterstock, Dreamstime, flickr or2) Edit own photo with free photo editing software e.g Gimp.org, aviary.com, pixlr.com.
Original Photograph What Gimp can do Enhanced Photograph
How to Get Covers Done Use Free Graphics Software e.g. Inkscape.org. Vector Image Software Timeline Covers Profile Pictures Website Banners Logos Shiny Buttons Speech Bubbles
Image attribution: shapecollage.comProfile Image More visible Image visible when visiting via mobile App. Company logo or photo of yourself Should blend with other design elements on all social media profiles Incorporate as part of Cover
Profile Image As of 26th April 2012, the new profile picture will be 160x160px and will sit at 23px from the left and 210px from the top of the Page. Thumbnail is cropped further High quality Facebook discourage changing it often.