The article emphasizes the importance of updating profile photos on social media platforms at the beginning of the year. It warns against posting unprofessional or inappropriate images, urging readers to avoid common pitfalls like sharing photos of themselves in compromising situations. For further guidance on dos and don’ts regarding profile photos, the full post on is recommended.

If you’re one of those people who thinks that the new year is a good time to post an updated profile picture to your Pinterest page and other social media sites, I would agree. Visuals are a key component of many social networks. Let’s face it: We have all shaken our heads those unfortunate profile photos of people doing tequila shots in their bathrobe. Don’t let this be you.

This is a short excerpt from a blog post written for Read the rest of the article.

4 thoughts on “Dos and Don'ts for your Profile Photo

  1. Who would airbrush a profile photo? Are people really that image conscious?

  2. The be consistent point is something that seemed so simple, but I just realized I wasn’t following the advice when I read it.

  3. The problem I have with profile photos, is I never have decent pictures of me that are 200×200, it’s so small.

  4. I always forget to update photos, and this article helped remind me, so thanks.

Comments are closed.