163: The Complete Guide to Sizing Photos & Videos for Instagram & Instagram Stories

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Instagram Has Two Parts:

What file types are accepted on Instagram?

For photos:

For videos

Length of Videos on Instagram:

Instagram (Main):

Instagram Stories:

Aspect Ratios & Dimensions

Aspect Ratio

16:9 Aspect Ratio

Resolution (Photos Only)

Good YouTube Thumbnail Settings

The Pixel Dimensions for Instagram & Instagram Stories

Profile Image

Instagram Main Feed

The Square Still Rules on Instagram (1:1)

1. The Square

HD Video Size (1920 x 1080)

2. Horizontal (Option 1)

1:91 : 1 (Little Thinner than 1080 p)

3. Horizontal (Option 2)

4. Vertical

Instagram Stories

Bonus:

Insta Trick: Place Wide Videos on White Squares for Multi-Posts

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