Banner Best Practices


We have a lot of banners available for you to use already! Take a look at them here. 


Before you design your banner, remember that white text showing Techstars Startup Weekend and the name of your city will be added on top of it when you upload it, in an area similar to this: 



A banner that looks like this: 



When uploaded, it will look like this: 




Tips for designing the banner:


  • Minimum size: 1030px X 230px. 

  • Use a dark colored background so the white text is visible

  • Add landmarks or imagery that represents the community or theme of your event.

  • Don’t worry about adding key information of the event like venue, date or city since it will be added on text automatically by the platform.


We are happy to create a custom banner for your site, please fill out this request form.