Attach Images or Files to Messages

Notes on Uploading Images

Depending on the social network, and the Hootsuite platform in use (web dashboard, mobile web dashboard or a Hootsuite mobile app), uploaded images display differently when posted. Learn more

Hootsuite offers two image upload services for Twitter images: (managed by Hootsuite) and (managed by Twitter). All Twitter accounts will have pic.twitter selected by default. Depending on the service selected, uploaded images will also display differently when posted.

tip.png Learn how to change your Twitter image upload service.

To attach an image or file to a message

  1. In the compose message box, click Attach image or file Attach_file_or_image.png.
  2. Click Select files to upload, or drag-and-drop file(s) from your desktop.
  3. Select the image(s) or file(s), and then click Open.

Images reserve 24 characters in tweets and 21 characters in LinkedIn posts.

tip.png Avoid loss of image quality by uploading .png files to Facebook and Instagram. Learn more

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