There are four different image types you can use if you want to.
Use the pixel sizes given to resize images before you upload them, so that they display correctly on your site.
Where is this seen and edited? Church homepage
- The logo image should be square.
- 1:1 aspect ratio.
- Minimum of 304px x 304px and the maximum of 1200px x 1200px.
Gallery images and building images
Where is this seen and edited? Edit building images from homepage and edit gallery images form 'manage gallery'.
Both the building image and the gallery show to the public on your homepage.
- Gallery and building images should be rectangular.
- 4:3 aspect ratio.
- Minimum of 1024px x 768px
Where is it used? Top of any page, behind the page title. Add a cover image to a page by editing the page.
- Cover images should be landscape.
- 4:1 aspect ratio.
- Minimum of 1200px x 300px and a maximum of 2400px x 600px in size.
Please note, any image size can be uploaded, however it will be cropped to the show the middle section of your image. Once uploaded, check that displays how you would like it to.
Where is it used? Events and services, News articles
- News items, services and event images should be landscape
- 2:1 aspect ratio.
- Minimum of 536px x 268px in size.
All images need to be in. Jpg or .png format.
It is possible to upload an image that doesn’t follow these guidelines, but you may find parts of it get cut off or the image may be blurry.
You can change the size of an image using most photo editing tools. Get your image to the right size before uploading into A Church Near You, as there isn’t a size adjustment tool within the site.
Please note: We are working with the developers of the site to make sure that instructional text shown to editors on-screen when you are editing a page, an event or news item matches the recommended sizes listed here, as soon as possible.