Your photo is a vital part of your profile because it gives to visitors their first impression of you. Users with great profile photos may also be supported by our marketing team. Please see these patterns, specifications, and guidance to help you pick or take a great photo.

Great Examples

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Bad Examples

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Not a picture of you Shows other people Face not clearly shown Wearing sunglasses

The most suitable profile pictures are…

  • Friendly and professional looking

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Professional Unprofessional Unprofessional

 

  • Clear, with good lighting 

Good lighting will make you look more expert. Do not take your photo at darkness and use a dark or blurry image.

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Good lighting Bad lighting Bad lighting

 

  • Close-up, and recognizable

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Recognizable  Too close Too far away

 

Detailed guidelines and specifications

  1. JPG, GIF, or PNG format; the maximum size of 2MB
  2. Ideal size: at least 1000x 1000 pixels
  3. The picture must show your face clearly, and be a truthful representation of you.
  4. Do not use pictures that contain other people.
  5. Do not wear sunglasses. Your eyes and face must be clearly visible.
  6. Do not use pictures that you are too small to be seen clearly.
  7. Do not use picture that there is not enough space around your face (Too close).
  8. Do not use pictures that the lighting is not bright enough.
  9. Do not use blurry or unclear pictures.
  10. Do not use pictures with a busy background that detracts from you.
  11. Do not use certificate or formal document photos.
  12. Do not use pictures that have commercial logos.
  13. Do not use pictures that display personal contact information.
  14. Do not edit pictures in a way that is misleading or obstructs your face.