With the new addition of the cover image that can be added to user's profiles, there have been new 'frequently asked questions' related to the cover images. I updated the FAQ to include new questions and answers for the cover images. I also made several other updates while I was working on the page.
Here is a sample of some of the new questions. A full summary of the changes is below.
New FAQ Questions Added
How do I set the thumbnail image for my post?
The first image in the post will automatically be set as the thumbnail image.
What is the recommend aspect ratio for thumbnail images?
The recommend aspect ratio for thumbnail images is 16x9.
What is a MVEST?
A VEST is a unit of measurement for STEEM Power. A MVEST is one million VESTS. The amount of STEEM Power in one MVEST can be found on steemd.com as
What is the recommend size for the cover image?
The cover image will be resized/scaled depending on the device being used. Therefore it is recommend to use an image that will still look good when cropped or resized. A 2048x512 image is the optimal size to work for most devices.
Can I delete something I posted?
Clarified that after seven days, the post can no longer be edited.
What is shown in my profile?
Added info for cover images.
How do I change my avatar image and other profile information?
Added instructions to set cover images.
The pull request can be viewed here:
The PR is not accepted yet, but I plan to work with Steemit, Inc. to make any edits necessary to get it approved. Hopefully we will see the changes up on the live site soon!