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For many businesses, a social media presence is absolutely vital. When a customer is researching which product to buy, looking for a new service, or exploring the endless options for everyday experiences, they immediately turn to social media to help make those decisions. That’s why beautiful, compelling, thoughtful posts and images can drive sales and consumer loyalty.

Your business cannot downplay the importance of creating content. Social media graphics must engage, excite, and compel your audience to learn more about your brand. Then, once your audience falls in love, they will share your message with their followers, and so on. Embrace social media and grow your business.

Read on to learn the basics of where to use social media graphics, the types of social media graphics Infogram offers, how to get started, and frequently asked questions. Don’t worry, we’re handling the complicated technical pieces, allowing you to focus on creating engaging, exciting, and educational content that will delight your customers.

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Once you’ve researched and come up with a great data-driven story, you’ll need to present it. Infogram offers endless ways to create captivating social media graphics in minutes to tell your story more effectively than words or photos. Here you will find a guide that briefly explains when to use what.

Facebook posts

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Facebook has moved beyond social networking to advertising. Your business can use analytics to target consumers so you already know who you want to reach. Creating graphs or infographics to effectively engage with those potential customers will receive more interraction than a simple text-heavy post. Next time you’re on Facebook, see what grabs your attention - it’s probably an image or graphic!

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Tweets

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With limited character counts and engagement driven by shares and hashtags, social media graphics win on Twitter. Create bar graphs to share key data points like spending habits, or use pie charts when comparing select commerce options. Simple, effective graphics catch the user’s eye and compel them to click through and learn more about your brand.

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Instagram posts

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Instagram is ideal for commerce and advertising. Using a simple infographic snapshot to drive individuals to an article about your company or your online marketplace keeps followers engaged. Don’t overload your Instagram posts with too much information. Avoid complex charts and data and keep it simple with beautiful graphics that share precise pieces of information.

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Pinterest posts

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Pinterest is ideal for commerce and advertising (just like Instagram), but the format allows you to be even more creative with curated mood boards and images. Infographics are a perfect way to tell a complex story in a simple and engaging way on this platform. Use these infographics to educate your potential customers and lead them to your website to learn more.

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LinkedIn posts

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LinkedIn is a must-use for professionals. Create content for your front page to post educational infographics about hiring or specific trends, or add charts about your company’s successes or goals. Make sure to invite followers to share, like, and reach out for more information.

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YouTube video thumbnails

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Beyond a compelling video, you need beautiful graphics to advertise and invite viewers to your channel. Using video thumbnails with graphics that engage an audience which will lead to more views/likes.

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Other (custom) formats

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Regardless of your channel, all Infogram social media graphics are completely customizable. Sizing, colors, fonts, and templates can be used to create something truly unique and engaging for your audience.

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Browse all social media graphics templates

Ready to make your own social media graphics? Infogram has over 200 customizable templates. We recommend browsing this selection for inspiration; you’ll be amazed by the options and places you can take your content.

Solar System Stars
Solar System Stars
Quote Dare to dream big with night sky
Quote Dare to dream big with night sky
Pet Dental Health toothbrush
Pet Dental Health toothbrush
American Wilderness Areas with mountain
American Wilderness Areas with mountain
Happy Earth Day
Happy Earth Day
Yummy ice creams
Yummy ice creams
Cherry blossom festival
Cherry blossom festival
Join our team
Join our team
Happy birthday
Happy birthday
Hello summer
Hello summer
Thank you
Thank you
Wash your hands
Wash your hands

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Where to use social media graphics?

Social media graphics can be used for applications like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest, and more

Social media graphics should be used anytime you need to share information in a compelling way, especially for platforms with character limits or specific formats. Using graphics to share information with charts, maps, or even a clever meme can be more engaging to followers than blocks of text.

Why are visuals highly effective?

Social media graphics help you establish an online identity and reach your target audience in a visually rich and authentic way.

Adding images to your social media posts improves the overall experience, focus, and retention.

1. Social media graphics grab people’s attention

Use eye-catching visuals to turn your posts into bite-sized pieces of amazing content. Fun facts and impressive stats, transformed into attractive pictures, instantly light up your feed.

2. Images on social build brand identity and credibility

Social visuals are a quick way to gain credibility, build trust, and establish yourself as a leader in your field. The right image can trigger emotions and increase visibility. 

3. Social images have been proven to drive engagement

Great social media graphics make people want to like, share, and comment on your posts. Creating memorable content is a great way to grow your audience, placing your ideas in front of fresh eyes and new followers.

How do I create social media graphics?

Infogram is an online tool that lets you create a wide variety of social media images. Here is how to get started:

1. Log in to Infogram.

2. Choose a project type (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, or LinkedIn post).

3. Pick one of our designer templates.

4. Add images, text, charts, and other elements with our simple drag-and-drop editor.

5. Download your image to share on social media.

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