If you are selecting a pre-used Google plus image as your cover image for your profile, stop now. I can understand your sentiment behind this as this is very easy and as it was mentioned in the Google’ image library so you would think it wins hands down, correct? Nah, that’s absolutely incorrect! Choosing a image from a assorted given library showcases your laziness and non creativity towards your business or personal profile on social media. Your cover image is considered to be the most vital element of your profile and it shows your emotional and sentimental attachment towards the profile. The cover images are your real property space where you can showcase your business or personality in great detail as they are bigger than your profile pictures. If your profile is business related, you must be having a lot of product related pics that could help your to update your cover images on a regular basis depending on your repository. This works well for people in the specific industries such as fashion designing, food (restaurants and hotels) and other engaging industries that have a continuous changing repository. Drawing the first visits from your potential customers with an attractive and catchy cover image on display on a long way to creating a good ‘first impression’ of your brand.
Using an employee snap is a great pick for businesses that are very customer focused. Generally, people are more interested in discovering who is at the other end of the business. This is more connected with businesses who are more about ‘services’. Pick a professional picture that illustrates your employee as an expert in what you do along with him/her being friendly and having a smile on their face. Get a good group image with a lot of smiling people and use it with another good image as a placeholder.
Using a customer picture can also show others just how much others like your business. A good customer showcasing your products or services can go a long way in enticing the new potential customer. Use something like a testimonial or a special event that you had conducted successfully with the last customer as reference for making a picture that will help you in engaging the visitors.
You can also rally your social media or personal fan base to send their own desired pics from events, which can help customer rendezvous. Friendly people and satisfied customers are the most significant 2 things of customer services that a potential customer looks out for.
Don’t just work, enjoy it
If your workplace is clean, exciting and friendly, a workplace picture can be an superb pick as your next social media cover image. This can in particular be appealing if your workplace encourages customers so they can get a demo of what they can expect from you. A good reception, a resident pet that welcomes guests or a notable facility will act as bonus points that deserve to be shown off.
You can also utilize your recently attended or organized few fundraiser event photos in which you had participated as well. These pictures can help in showcasing your involvement in other communities or on the fun side of business. If you are a company with full of activity, a “weekly display” with a frequently changing cover update would be great as it will keep your followers up to speed on what’s happening, but is also a clever way to stay in some social media websites newsfeeds without being too intolerable.
It’s time to go and show off
Lastly, do not overlook about a simple graph that explains about your business or a recently won award. After all, this is your space to proclaim your shining moments and boost your business. A few details about your products/services, how to use them, how can they benefit the visitors or rave reviews you had received from clients for doing it perfectly can go a long way in helping your business social media profile.
Don’t forget to make sure that your cover image is of high quality so that it captures the visitors’ eyes and keeps a strong first impression on them.