Social Resources

unh social resources

Helpful Resources for Top Social Networks

Social media platforms that represent The University of New Hampshire should be marked official and follow the university’s brand and visual guidelines. Official University of New Hampshire social media properties should provide contact names and email, or the correct website URL pointing back to the appropriate organization’s website. Please include The University of New Hampshire (UNH) in the name of your social media profile. This helps distinguish us from other universities & organizations sharing our acronym. 

Animated UNH GIFs

Looking for UNH-themed GIFs? GIPHY is your top source for the best & newest GIFs & animated stickers that now includes The University of New Hampshire.

via GIPHY for UNH

Proper Image Sizes

Looking for a properly sized photo to use on social media? tape measure

Design dimensions for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and many other social media platforms can be found here: 

Social Media Image Maker

Need ideas? Try Canva, a simple way to design with custom made templates. Just remember to follow proper UNH visual identity standards.

Compose the Best Social Media Posts 

When creating posts for social media, please keep the following rules in mind. The UNH social media team adheres to these rules as much as possible to allow us for the best results.


Photo: 1200 x 628 pixels

Video: 1080p with (.SRT files available)

Text: 115 characters long (includes link)



Photo: 1024 x 512 pixels

Video: 1080p or 720p 

Text: 225 characters long (includes link)



Photo: At least 1080 x 1080 pixels

Video: 720p, 1080p, or 640 x 360 pixels

Text: 240 characters long (no hypertext available)



Photo: 1080 x 1920 pixels

Video: 1920p wide x 1080p tall (aspect ratio 9:16)

Text: N/A



Photo: 1200 x 628 pixels

Video: Link to the YouTube video…

Text: 149 characters (includes link)