Here's a quick guide on getting the most from your program cover media.
TIP 1 - Media dimensions & quality
The best format for the image is .PNG and please make sure it's as high quality as possible.
The optimum dimensions for the cover media are:
Tiled / Mobile view - 360px x 186px (Ratio 1.94 : 1)
View of the program media in a client's 'My Program' area and on the tiled view of programs on your Storefront.
Desktop / Table / Client App view - 500px x 500px (Ratio 1 : 1)
This is REALLY important. This is how your program will look on the App on the main calendar screen, for example like the below:
If you don't have access to a piece of media editing software, give 'free picture editing software' a quick Google and there's a few free options to choose from.
TIP 2 - Create a version for each placement area
As you've seen there are two areas where your program may appear to either you or your client. We advise creating a version optimised for each area. E.g.
TIP 3 - You don't have to use the same image for each area
Use an image that works best for the optimum ratio so that your cover 'pops' on all devices.
TIP 4 - Use a video
Use a video rather than a picture to really stand out from the crowd.
If you need more help, please let us know via live chat.
The Fitr Team