10 Design Tips to Create Attention Grabbing Social Media Images

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Social media marketing can be tough and fickle. By following tried and tested practices you can increase your chances of success by a lot. And one of the key things that will make people stop and look at your posts will be the image/video thumbnail you use. Creating engaging social media images is key to crafting a successful social media advertising campaign.

The first thing you want to do is use images that will grab people’s attention and make them want to click through to your blog. Here are some tips to help you create an image with a sense of urgency and appeal to your target audience:

1. Use a powerful image.

2. Make it unique.

3. Just add text.

4. Highlight a call to action.

5. Use relevant images.

6. Use the right dimensions.

Facebook: 853 x 315 pixels (or to fill its square format)

Twitter:1000 x 500 pixels

Pinterest: 735 x 1102 pixels

7. Make your image mobile-friendly.

8. Think about the white space in your image.

9. Fix your headings.

In your image, you’ll want to highlight something. If you have text on your image, you can create a visual hierarchy. You want to make sure that the most important text stands out. If you have too much text, you may want to use a smaller font. If you have too little text, you may want to use a bigger font.

10. Use a professional design agency that will create a custom image for you.

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