What Is Facebook Page Cover Video And How To Get One

Not so long ago Facebook has allowed uploading of videos as a Facebook cover video instead of static cover photo. As technology advancing internet speeds are faster and faster everyday and video formats are smaller and loading much faster but keeping the same quality by a using of latest video compression technologies like mp4 etc…

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Facebook page cover video is a great way to emphasize your company logo design and brand visibility…


So What Is The Facebook Page Cover Video?

Facebook page cover video is a new addition to the current static cover photo feature. Great advantage of Facebook page cover video is that you can upload almost any kind of the video format as long as its minimum length is 20 seconds but no more then 90 seconds and it is in 16:9 aspect ratio format with minimal resolution of 820×320 pixels.
For optimal experience Facebook page cover video minimal resolution should be at last 820×456 pixels. Facebook page cover video will loop indefinitely but you can turn that off when your upload is completed and before pressing the publish button.

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Why Would You Need Facebook Page Cover Video?

Facebook page cover video is a great way to emphasize your company logo design and brand visibility or advertise your product video presentation. Nowadays when digital marketing is main tool of trade you want to use every aspect available to showcase your product or service.

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What If I Don’t Have A Video For Facebook Cover?

No worries. Since we do a lot of logo animated videos lately we receiving requests regularly from our clients asking us for preparing of their logo animated video for Facebook page cover. Since most of our logo animations are under 20 seconds long we have to take care about their length and loop them two to three times to achieve minimal length requirement.
Beside that most of time our logo animation projects are already optimized for the Facebook cover page video since Facebook accepts any kind of mp4 format without hassle. The only thing our clients have to take care of is to position the cover video once it is uploaded so it is centered on the cover photo layout.
Facebook page cover video loads automatically once Facebook page is fully loaded and it starts to play automatically.


Nice way for brand visibility or to visually present your product or a service…


What About Facebook Cover Video On Mobile Devices – Is It Supported?

Only downside at the moment that we are aware of is that video are not automatically played on the mobile devices and instead one frame is taken from the video as a poster for the cover photo.
Also sound of the video is muted when the video is initially played but you can toggle that any time by a clicking on the speaker icon (found on the bottom-right side of the cover.
The Facebook Page cover video is still in beta phase so it may not be available to one hundred percents of the Facebook pages. You can easily check that if you have the camcorder icon in the top left side corner of the Facebook page cover photo layout.

How Can I Get Facebook Page Cover Video?

Either you want to showcase your brand in a nice way or to visually present your product or a service we are the right choice for you. Our production services include logo 3d animated videos, product 3d animations and animated video explainers for your business or service.
Once animated video is completed and ready for use you can use it not only on Facebook page cover video but for any other kind of a social media video platform like Youtube, Vimeo, Twitter, Instagram videos, you name it…

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Facebook Page Cover Video Examples

Here are some examples of how Facebook page cover video works, how to easily replace it and how it looks on one of our client’s Facebook page.

This is how the logo animation video looks as an Facebook page cover video

Feel free to check out our logo 3d animation production showcase page where you can find our latest works, product 3d animation video page or alternatively you may contact us immediately and request a free quote via our contact us page.

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