How to Update A Profile Picture

Updating your Profile Image is a crucial part of managing a page, when new head shots are taken or logos are updated adjustments need to be made to stay up to date! I will go through the steps of uploading a Profile Image on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest.

Uploading a Profile Image to Facebook:

In order to upload a Profile Image to a Business Page you must be an Administrator to your Business Page.

Step One:

Head over to your Facebook Business Page. If you are unsure of how to access your Business Page please see our guide- http://bit.ly/AccessingFBBusinessPage

Locate the small camera icon located on the Profile Image currently in place.

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Step Two:

Click on the camera icon, a pop up menu will appear with the options

  • Choose from Photos – pick an image you have already uploaded to Facebook
  • Take photo – take a new picture with your webcam
  • Upload a photo- choose a new file from your computer
  • Edit Thumbnail- edit the position/ cropping of the thumbnail image
  • Remove – delete the image currently in place without replacing it

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Step Three:

Choose the option with which you would like to proceed, then select the photo you would like to use.

If you are uploading a new file from your computer we suggest using a .PNG file as they are Facebook’s preferred file type and load quickly and clearly.

 

Uploading a Profile Image to Twitter:

Step One:

Log into your Twitter Account. Upon Logging in you will be brought to your homepage.

Locate and click on the small icon of your current Profile Image (also called the Twitter Avi) in the top right corner of the page.

A dropdown menu will appear, select the first option View Profile.

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Step Two:

You will be brought to your Twitter Profile.

Locate and click on Edit Profile on the right portion of the screen near your banner image.

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Step Three:

Clicking the button will bring you to an Edit screen, click “Change your profile photo”

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You will be given the option to either Upload a photo, Take a photo (if there is a camera on your device), Remove a photo, or cancel your edits. Choose the option which applies to your desired edits. Be sure to click Save Changes or your changes will not be saved.

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Uploading a Profile Image to Pinterest:

Step One:

Log Into your Pinterest Account. Locate and click on the small icon of your current profile image in the top right portion of the screen, then click My profile.

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Step Two:

You will be brought to your Pinterest Profile.

Locate and click on the gear icon on the right portion of the screen toward the top.

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Step Three:

Clicking the button will bring you to an Edit screen, it will open to the Business Account Basics section, scroll to the Profile section of the window. Locate and click Change picture.

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You will only be given the option to upload a new image

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Step Four:

Select your picture, be sure to save your changes upon completion.

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