I’ve been covering the new Facebook Page Design or template for quite some time here because the layout impacts your cover photo. In fact, I’ve been helping clients all month in getting their creative assets in order. If you haven’t heard, the new design is going to move your company name and category from the bottom of the cover photo and make it a text overlay (along with a few more changes – watch the video for details).
Here’s how my Facebook Page looks with the new design:
The biggest hurdle for most clients is making sure that the image doesn’t obstruct the area where the text overlay appears. That area is the lower 65 pixels of the cover photo.
To make sure your cover photo doesn’t get obstructed by the text overlay, I’ve created a Facebook Timeline template that you can download. Here’s how it works…
Ready to give it a try? To download the template, you’ll have to sign up for my newsletter. Scroll to the top of this blog post and look to the right to sign up. Once you confirm your subscription, you’ll receive the special download link in your confirmation email.
I’d love to hear your thoughts on the new Facebook Timeline or on the template. Leave a comment below – looking forward to hearing from you!