The photos you choose tell a story and create a lasting impression.
According to a report by MDG Advertising, 67% of consumers say that the quality of a product image is “very important” in selecting and purchasing the product. What this means is that you need photos to sell your classes, every time. Good photos. The best way to make sure your photo is eye-catching and professional is to make sure it fits the recommended resolutions for your CourseStorm site.
Each CourseStorm site has three different picture-types: Class Photos and Hero Images. We already discuss how to upload Class Photos here, and where to install your Hero image here, so let's review the dimensions of each photo-type. You can click on any of the photos below to view them in their native resolution:
There is no min/max size for a Hero image. However, when picking a hero image, you want something that high definition, and is much wider than it is tall, as the hero image's height is a static 420 pixels, but its width is cropped to match the width of the screen. This ensures site visitors are met with an appealing photo no matter what device they are viewing your site on. A recommended image size would be 1920x420px:
If you want to think more about the aesthetics of your pictures, here is some recommended reading:
How Great Photos Help Boost Enrollment (or A Tale of Two Cupcake Classes)