How to upload a video to the Facebook FanPage cover - Quick and easy

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We've all used Facebook at some point in our lives and, whether it's a vital part of our daily life or not, we've all come across one of its famous Fan Pages. You can, in fact, handle one of these and wish it was much more striking and complete in every way. If that's your intention, then read on and find out how to upload a video on the Facebook Fan Page cover.

There are many options offered by this wonderful social network, since, although we can say that it has been in use for a long time, it is renewed every day with more updates. Taking advantage of it is not that complicated and if you have a Fan Page we encourage you to fill it in with quality content in a simple way with the help of the steps we give you below.



How to upload a video on the cover of a Fan Page on Facebook?

Being popular on the internet and sharing content in just a few steps is getting easier as the years go by. Social media has played an extremely important role in these advances and there is no doubt that Facebook was one of the first pioneers in this field of technology.

If you use Facebook and have managed to turn your profile into a Fan Page, there are many options you have to your credit. For example there is the one to publish photos and videos on the cover, making it much more suggestive. Of course, these videos must have certain requirements that you should consider when editing.

That's why, before showing you how to upload them to your Facebook Fan Page cover, we'll show you what you need to do to edit them correctly. This way all your followers will be able to use them without any problem, regardless of the device they own.



How to edit a fan page cover video?

As in the case of Instagram and other social networks of that style, it is necessary that the videos you upload on the cover of a Facebook Fan Page have certain characteristics so that they are of good quality. To achieve this, you can edit the video in Camtasia Studio or any other quality video editor.

The resolution required for the video in this case is 820 × 456. Its duration must be between 20 and 90 seconds, which is sufficient time. Furthermore, its playback once loaded will be without audio, although it can be activated, and in a loop. If you follow these instructions, you will have no problem loading and playing it as many times as you want.

Steps to upload a video on the cover of a Fan Page on Facebook

Once you have a video you want to upload already edited, we encourage you to follow the simple steps we will provide below to upload it to the cover. Whether you manage to manage the Facebook page on your mobile or PC, the steps you need to follow are:

  • First of all, log into Facebook with the account you use for your Fan Page.
  • Go to your profile.
  • Above the page cover, tap the change image icon.
  • Select the video you want to use as a cover from now on.


That's all! As you will see, creating a Fan Page on Facebook and managing it is not that difficult and we invite you to try it if you have something to share with the world.

Note that if you haven't edited the video to the required resolution, you will need to fit it to the right size at that time. We also recommend that you edit it, as otherwise there will be parts of the video that cannot be fully enjoyed.


In addition to uploading videos to your Facebook page cover, we encourage you to try uploading them as content. Adding a video to a Facebook page is really simple and definitely adds a special and different touch to the general appearance.

We hope that all of this information will be useful to you and that you will be able to upload the video you want on the cover of your Fan Page.


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