Tips on the different channels

Here you will find links to news sites, tips and guides for some of the largest channels in social media.

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Image sizes

Many social media channels frequently change their recommended sizes for e.g. profile pictures, cover photos and feed images. Here you will find a guide that was updated in 2018:

Facebook 

New features

Stay on top of the latest new features, algorithm changes and similar through Facebook’s newsroom and blog:

General tips and guides

Through Facebook’s general help centre, you can find answers to the most common questions:

Free online courses for advertising on Facebook:

Useful information on how the news feed works can be found in the publishing guidelines:

Images

Facebook’s measurements for profile, cover and event pictures:

Security

Here you can report hacked or fake accounts:

Protect your account – read about two-step authentication etc:

Facebook business and advertising

Facebook business – a platform for advertisers:

Advertising guide and help centre:

Using the Facebook brand and logotype

If you want to produce material containing Facebook’s logotype, it is important that you first read through the applicable guidelines:

Instagram

New features

Stay on top of the latest new features, updates and method tips through the blog and the information centre:

General tips and guides

Through Instagram’s general help centre, you can find answers to the most common questions:

Security

Through the Instagram Privacy and Safety Center, you can read about how to report an account, block persons, handle unlawful use and keep your account safe:

Instagram for business and advertising

Instagram business – a platform for advertisers:

Using the Instagram brand and logotype

If you want to produce material containing Instagram’s logotype, it is important that you first read through the applicable guidelines:

LinkedIn

New features

Stay on top of the latest new features, algorithm changes and similar through LinkedIn’s newsroom and blog:

General tips and guides

Through the LinkedIn help centre, you can find answers to the most common questions regarding both private accounts and business accounts:

Security

Tips and advice concerning account security and privacy, including two-step authentication:

How to report a hacked LinkedIn account:

LinkedIn for universities

Read more about LinkedIn’s specific tips to those of us working in higher education:

Images

Image specifications for business and career pages:

LinkedIn business, business pages, groups and advertising

Groups on LinkedIn give people within the same line of work, or with similar interests, a forum to share material, receive answers to questions, post and view available jobs, create contacts, and more. A group is often preferable to creating an additional business page within Lund University: 

Create a business page:

Sponsored content:

Using the LinkedIn brand and logotype

If you want to produce material containing LinkedIn’s logotype, it is important that you first read through the applicable guidelines:

Twitter

New features

Stay on top of the latest new features, tips and advice through the Twitter news blog and support:

General tips and guides

Through the Twitter help centre, you can find answers to the most common questions:

For information about how to manage your account – password, login, account settings, deactivation, etc:

A good way to get started on Twitter is to use the channel for social media intelligence. You can also search to find which tags are currently trending: 

Security

How to report spam, fake or hacked accounts:

Two-step authentication:

Images

Measurements for profile and cover pictures:

Twitter for business and advertising

Twitter for business – a platform for advertisers:

Using the Twitter brand and logotype

If you want to produce material containing Twitter’s logotype, it is important that you first read through the applicable guidelines:

Snapchat

New features

Stay on top of the latest new features and changes to the Snapchat news feed:

General tips and guides

Tips, advice and FAQs and answers can be found through the Snapchat support:

Security

How to report a hacked account:

Two-step authentication:

Snapchat for business and advertising

Snapchat for business – a platform for advertisers:

Using the Snapchat brand and logotype

If you want to produce material containing Snapchat’s logotype, it is important that you first read through the applicable guidelines: