Seriously, how is Dreamstime's situation?


posted on 25th of july, 2012

I've been asking myself this for a few months. Since April things started goind really bad here, but anyway I've never had great numbers on Dreamstime.

I'm writing this beacuse I realized that today, in 24 hours, on another agency (a good agency, not a crappy one) I've had more sales than on DT in two MONTHS.
One day vs two months. Is it all right for you? Not for me.
I think there's something really wrong. Even low tiers perform much better in terms of sales than DT for me.
If Dreamstime wanna be a top tier should think about this. I'm not a newbie, and my company manages to sell almost 100.000 images a year (and we started in january 18th 2011 as pros). Do you know how much of the total is DT? About 1,8%.
It's a pity that thing are going so bad here: I don't even consider DT anymore when i...

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Comments (34)

Posted by Shamtor on August 23, 2012
Your quality image are really good and if you see the visualization for each of your images are good, but few sales. could be this is the point.
Posted by Alisonun on August 14, 2012
I find lots of my images are rejected on DT yet accepted on other sites with open arms especially the abstract design areas. I have been on DT since March of this year yet have only 110 images approved out of 35 submitted weekly with only 3 being sold.I wish I could have more accepted and sold as DT is a wonderful site for learning as I am only an amateur and DT has taught me so much I am very grateful.
Posted by MinervaStudio on August 14, 2012
Well Esinel, DT for me has never been what other agencies are, so no big deal, sales were bad before and are even worse now, but it's not a great problem.
What sucks is that I've been uploading with constance for a lot of time but to no avail.
Indeed I'm not uploading anymore, just a few every month just to keep my AR high (100%).



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