Your Essential List of LinkedIn Image Sizes & Character Counts

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LinkedIn Image size counts

Rather than looking up the number of pixels for image sizes and maximum character counts for sections of LinkedIn, would you like to have a handy list? 

Here is a list you can easily reference for current image sizes, character counts, or quantities of many of the most used items on LinkedIn. This list is not a comprehensive list of absolutely everything but will undoubtedly get you started and help plan for the space allowed. 

IMAGE SIZES (in pixels)

PERSONAL PROFILE

  • Banner – 1584 x 396 (4:1 ratio)
  • Profile photograph – 400 x 400 to 7680 x 4320 

COMPANY PAGE

  • Company page logo image – 300 x 300
  • Company page cover image – 1192 x 220

CAREER PAGE

  • Logo – 268 x 268
  • Cover Page – 1128 x 191
  • Life Main Image – 1128 x 376
  • Life Custom Modules – 502 x 282
  • Life Company Photos – 264 x 176 minimum and 900 x 600 recommended

ARTICLES

  • Cover Image – 2000 x 600

CHARACTER LIMITS 

(which include spaces, numbers, symbols, and emojis)

PERSONAL PROFILE

  • First Name – 20 
  • Last name – 40 
  • Former name – 50
  • Headline – 220
  • Vanity (custom) URL – 5 to 30 after the www.linkedin.com/in/
  • Phone number – 25
  • Address – 1000
  • Website – 256
  • Website text – 30
  • IM section – 25
  • About – 2600 
  • Position title – 100 
  • Position description – 2000 
  • Recommendations – 3000
  • Posts – 3000 
  • Comments – 1250 
  • Personal message invitation – 300
  • Recorded message – 1 minute
  • Skills – 50

ARTICLES

  • Article headline – 100
  • Articles – 125,000 
  • Article photo credit – 250
  • Article body – 40,000 

COMPANY PAGE

  • Company name – 100
  • Company page description – 200 to 1500
  • Company status update – 700

NUMBERS ABOUT GROUPS

  • Maximum number of groups a member can join – 100
  • Number of groups a member can create in one day- 5
  • Number of groups a member can delete in one day – 30
  • Membership limit for one group – 2.5 million
  • Number of owners a group can have – 10
  • Number of managers a group can have – 20
  • Number of groups a member can manage – 30
  • Number of groups with pending request to join- 20
  • Character limit for group posts – 3000
  • Number of mentions in one conversation – 20
  • Character limit for comments – 1200
  • Group logo – 60 x 60 to 92 x 92
  • Group cover image – 1776 x 444

OTHER NUMBERS FOR THE RECORD

NUMBER OF 1ST DEGREE CONNECTIONS – maximum is 30,000

CHARACTER LIMIT FOR INVITATION TO CONNECT MESSAGE – 300

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF INMAIL MESSAGES PER MONTH (depends on subscription)

  • Premium Career – 5
  • Premium Business – 15
  • Sales Navigator – 20
  • Recruiter Lite – 30

INMAIL MESSAGE CHARACTERS – 200 (subject line) and 2000 (characters in the body)

EVENTS 

  • Title – 75 
  • Broadcast link – 1024
  • Description 0 5000
  • Ticketing website – 1024

VIDEO FILES 

  • Maximum size – 5GB
  • Minimum Size – 765 KB
  • Maximum duration – 15 minutes (from desktop) and 10 min (form mobile app)
  • Minimum duration – 3 seconds
  • Resolution range 256 x 144 to 4096 x 2304
  • Aspect Ratio – 1:2.4 to 2.4:1
  • Frame rates – 10fps to 60 fps
  • Bit rates 192 kbps to 30 Mbps

Although there are far more significant numbers, these are probably the most frequently used. I hope this helps you to plan accordingly.

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