Keywording Tips from a DT Keymaster

posted on 28th of march, 2014

These tips are presented from a buyer’s perspective and from my experience in keymastering many images. I worked at companies that purchased stock images and designers at those large companies needed to be able to find images fast and easy. They did not spend a lot of time refining searches, nor care who the photographer/illustrator was. They paid what they had to if the image fit their need and if they found the perfect image in a short amount of time they came back for more.

Please note: all image examples were chosen as visual aids, not necessarily because of their keywords.

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Comments (67)

Posted by Reini4810 on October 12, 2014
Thanks so much for putting this article up! very helpful indeed! if i have a chance at all at all this, as i am a total novice, just someone that likes taking photos.....then your article will certainly give me a much better chance at succeding. let's see
Posted by Sonalibalu on August 26, 2014
Thank you so much.
Posted by Rourouguan on August 26, 2014
useful!!!! i SEE it

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