Creating Featured Images for your Website Using Canva

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Wondering how on earth other wellness websites manage to have a beautiful image accompany their blog post or website page shares on facebook? The secret is to create a featured image using Canva. Here is a quick tutorial showing you how to resize a featured image to the optimal size for facebook (1200px x 630px is a great rule to follow) and ensure that it will show up when you share a link to your post or page on social media. The tutorial also includes a demonstration of the Facebook link debugger tool just in case your featured image doesn’t show up!

Additional Featured Image Resources

How to add a thumbnail featured image on your Squarespace website

Sarah Juliusson

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