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  • 20 Credit sale - Personal record

    by Matthiase | 3rd of February, 2014

    Today I broke a new personal record. I would like to thank the buyer that bought this image: I made 20 Credits:) See Article
  • Tagging is Everything

    by Mscott9985 | 17th of January, 2014

    A lot of times when I visit Dreamstime, I don't exactly know what I'm looking for. And I don't want to wade through twenty-thousand photos in order to find the perfect one. Getting your picture in front of the buyer's eyes comes down to good tagging. Take this picture.... More
  • First sale in 2014

    by Brocko | 7th of January, 2014

    I was surprised to see that i had the first sale in 2014 on 01/01/2014 at 03:47. Thank you, Buyer! I hope will be a good year. See Article
  • Wow ! Milestone - 100 sales

    by Hellen8 | 25th of October, 2013

    Hi ! Wow! Today I will celebrate. I have reached a milestone - 100 sales on Dreamstime.com. I am very very happy and thank you very much to all buyers and management DT. I am noticing increased sales of my photos in the last time. I am pleased,... More
  • How This Buyer Searches

    by Reberman | 21st of September, 2013

    If there is one overall deficiency from photographers it is definitely keywords. I am primarily looking for images of different soups. The first thing I do is to define the basic soup from its appearance. As an example, let's assume I want a picture of a pumpkin soup that... More
  • Wow ! 200+ images online

    by Hellen8 | 26th of July, 2013

    I finally reached the milestone of 200 images online. What next ? My next goal is to reach at least 500 images online. My beginnings were difficult, but I knew that these... More
  • And the winner is...

    by Sasanka7 | 29th of June, 2013

    abstract grunge frame -->> this illustration is my 200th sale! More
  • waiting for 200th shopper!

    by Sasanka7 | 26th of June, 2013

  • Get into the mind of your customer

    by Peanutroaster | 13th of February, 2013

    After reading the blogs and message boards here for several years there is one thing that really sticks out in my mind - that is that photographer's do a lot of talking to each other, sharing information with each other, hooting and hollering, praising and complaining, about... More
  • Milestone - 800 sales !

    by TMarchev | 11th of October, 2012

    Today I made the 800th sale and Total revenue: $1,761.15$... I want to thanks to Dreamstime and all buyers. Dreamstime helped me to buy the new Intel i7 3770 processor and a bunch of other things that I need to grow in the future. Thanks again and I wish success to other... More
  • RELEVANT Relevancy Searches

    by Clarsen55 | 14th of May, 2012

    I take changes here at dreamstime with a grain of salt...the administration usually does a good job of testing and tweaking until the change is fair and positive. BUT recently I have noticed a distinct downgrade in many of my images appearance in a search. When "buyer searched... More
  • 100 uploads and upgrade

    by Wimseyed | 4th of May, 2012

    started in january as newbie, (still I am a newbie, I still have a lot to learn), but things went well, now I have made an upgrade of my equipment, thanks to the buyers of my pics, not that my earnings are so high, some people always want the last new body's and lenses,... More
  • I wish I knew who bought my pictures

    by Ewamewa2 | 26th of April, 2012

    Today I sold a set of images showing the beauty of Indian women/girls: I suspect it was bought by one buyer. It would be so nice to know for what sake:) I am aware of the fact that it is possible to search pictures in the internet but so far I have been successful only... More
  • Welcome more sales! - my best day ever here up to now :)

    by Androniques | 27th of March, 2012

    Hi Dreamers! I do not tend to shout about my so-called "milestones", because I do feel and know too well that I am not particularly fast in getting sales. But today (already safe to say yesterday)... err... "words don't come easy to me" It's either the wind changed and... More
  • Feedback from buyer!!!

    by Photosdl | 1st of March, 2012

    Hello, This morning I had a great news, I received an email from one of my buyer to let me know what she had used my image for. It's a great honnor for me to know that such a great artist uses my image in her incredible art. here's the link to her outstanding blog.... More
  • The importance of keywording

    by Trottola | 11th of February, 2012

    Microstock agency like Dreamstime are sort of great boxes with thousand of images and illustrations. This give a great opportunity to buyers in terms oh choise. But what happens to contributors? It's very very important to work at keywording your pictures, because it'... More
  • Are buyers on holiday?

    by Kphotos6411 | 28th of December, 2011

    I had thought that buyers would be taking a winter holiday between Christmas and New Year, but, guess not. This picture just sold today! See Article
  • Poppa Needs a Brand New Lens

    by Peanutroaster | 1st of December, 2011

    It's now December and if the world of business is anything like my former corporate life, this is the time of year when department heads are asked to "use it or lose it". Year end budgets are always strange animals in the world of business. Unlike your household budget,... More
  • Picture's sale refund

    by Digikhmer | 12th of October, 2011

    Until now, I never dare to think that It will happen to me to face a refund request. Today it is a new milestone for me. I have a picture's refund yeh! It was a credit sale ... It must be a 9 credits sale ... I knew that It can happen. I don't mind much about that as long... More
  • such a nice feeling

    by Ewamewa2 | 9th of October, 2011

    It is such a nice feeling to know that your editorials are attractive for buyers. Today, although it is Sunday, I sold two and they were (unluckily:)) credit sales, searched after "incense islam" key. However, it is a pity, the buyers do not leave any information regarding... More

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