Post Attachments

Oktopost supports various post attachments for Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. In this article, you can learn about attachment limitations for each network and how you can customize your attachment previews.  

Supported Attachment Types

Link Attachments

When you share a link or add a link to your post, some networks will automatically generate an attachment preview. The preview usually contains an image, a title and a short description found at the link destination. In some cases, this preview can be edited. For more information, please check out this article: Sharing Links and Customizing Link Previews.

Image Attachments

You can attach multiple images to your Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter posts. To ensure that images are displayed correctly on each network, we recommend using the guidelines from our Image Size and Sharing Recommendations.

For information about image sharing on Instagram, please refer to the Instagram photos section of the same article.  

Video Attachments

You can post a video file or a video link as a post attachment on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. To avoid issues with video attachments, please follow our recommendations from this article: Sharing Videos.

For information about video sharing on Instagram, please refer to the Instagram videos section of the same article. To learn about video sharing on YouTube, please read the YouTube videos section.

Native Shares

When you share a link to a post from the same network, it will appear as a native post attachment.

Preview Customization and Attachment Limitations per Network

Attachment
Type

Network

LinkedIn Facebook Twitter
Link Link previews are available and can be edited. Link previews are available. Editing is limited to verified domains and associated links. Link previews are available only for websites that have Twitter Cards enabled. Editing is not available.
Video Video previews are available and can be edited. Video previews are available but can't be edited. Video previews are available but can't be edited.
Image Image previews are available. You can share up to 9 images in a single post. Image previews are available. You can share up to 8 images in a single post. Image previews are available. You can share up to 4 images in a single post.
Native Share Share previews are available but can't be edited. Share previews are available but can't be edited. Share previews are available but can't be edited.

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