Keywords! 7 Easy Steps for Newbies


posted on 9th of february, 2010

KEYWORDS
Probably the MOST IMPORTANT section of all.

When someone enters words in a search,
these are the words that get sorted through
to see if your image is a match.

This is the field where you get to enter all those
juicy descriptive words that people love to see.

There is quite an art to it though, so I will walk you through it slowly.
Don't worry you will soon get the hang of it.

Ok, Dreamstime limits you to 80 keywords.

This means 80 single words, separated by a space, that describe your photo.

We'll use the example again: (photo of an australian juvenile nightjar owlet)




1. MOST IMPORTANTLY
The first set of words you want to enter are the words you used for your image name

Australian Juvenile Nightjar Owlet




2. EXPAND A LITTLE...

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Comments (31)

Posted by Ronwashbrook on April 04, 2011
I must admit i have used the "EXTRA SNEAKY KEYWORDS THAT WILL HELP YOU SELL MORE" but always go through the list afterwards knocking out the words not relevant. Also usually colours seem to be bigger keywords, so i always try and use at least 2 if applicable naturally.
Posted by Countedsorrow2 on March 26, 2011
Thanks for the comments!
@ Bonnieblue7 - Your best bet is to contact support they will be happy to help you understand why your image was not accepted and what you might need to do to get accepted next time :)
Posted by Vilaimages on March 23, 2011
Excellent, I will save this blog for future use. Thanks!



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How to Upload and Submit Images at Dreamstime


posted on 10th of february, 2010

Uploading photos at Dreamstime.com may seem daunting at first,
but it's easy as can be once you know how!


Even if you are already proficient at uploading photos,
you still might want to check out the KEYWORDS section
as it is so crucial to how many images you sell.



I have created an in depth, step-by-step picture tutorial to show
you every step you need to complete to
Submit and Upload Images to Dreamstime , find it here:


How to Submit + Upload Images to Dreamstime




Got some of the way and then got stuck?
Simple! Click on the step of the menu of which
you would like to find out...

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Comments (17)

Posted by Alexa_adrian2001 on February 27, 2014
as Brg1990 asked I want to know also if I have multiple files isn't there a way to edit more images at once and then submit. I mean set categories for 10 images at once. Is like indexing feature on other stock agencies.
Posted by Brg1990 on November 05, 2013
How can i submit multiple files at the same time? One by one making 570 images is very long time....
Posted by Joezachs on March 14, 2011
This is good and informative for beginers (and all went through that beginers phase once)



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