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The I Hate to Keyword Guide to Keywording (part II)
posted by ellenboughn - 26th of march, 2007
Correct Image Name, Description, Categories and Age of Models. Dreamstime offers a variety of methods to identify the important information in an image. The system provides variety and choice... More...
What's in your title and description of your images?
posted by malinash - 28th of february, 2014
Here's a little guide to read buyers' minds. You've already read the Bible of Keywording. Now you need to know the importance of the title and the description of your images. We all know that stock photography... More...
The perfect description
posted by reberman - 4th of february, 2014
I have pointed out what I consider to be problems with descriptions and keywords. I would like to highlight what I consider to be the perfect description (for me). The photographer is Travelling-light and he makes my job so much... More...
Image descriptions: A place for unrelated keywords?
posted by robinstockphotos - 29th of may, 2013
I was looking up random images trying to figure out and list a number of potential subjects in demand. Right now I have no proper gear and not enough time for much. Next month, I think I will have both. Plenty of it. Hence the casual... More...
This is how I keyword...
posted by miraclemoments - 27th of april, 2012
Key wording can be very intimidating...you sit, you think and wonder what to type and when you have typed all the words you can possible think about you still have only scratched the surface of what the image is all about. You... More...
Important Image description
posted by jianbinglee - 13th of march, 2012
The title and description of the picture can being DT approved and selling is very important.The following two pictures are taken at a wedding, but when I upload the "wedding car" no approved later, I direct the name of "daisy" approved.... More...
Where Do We Find Those Keywords?
posted by livingstonatlarge - 5th of october, 2011
Yesterday I was trying to keyword this image and I got stuck. I had…… “Totem, pole, Alaska, face, carved, carving, wood, eyes, mouth, teeth”, and my standard… “vertical, photograph, image”. I, of course, got... More...
Exclusivity - My Ten Reasons
posted by nigelspiers - 18th of may, 2011
I became a Dreamstime exclusive contributor in August 2010. The results have been very good – way beyond my expectations. There was no one single reason why I became an exclusive Dreamstime contributor - it was a combination of factors... More...
Getting IPTC metatags to work
posted by digitalg - 3rd of may, 2011
For those who don't know what I'm talking about... IPTC metatags allow you to embed textual information into your jpeg files. You can embed right into your image files the title, description, keywords and even categories in some cases.... More...
Keyword list optimization
posted by seraphoet - 27th of november, 2010
Recently I've marked for myself, that the leading in sales pictures not depend on the "fullside" keywording. You may add 80 keywords to your picture, optimized as well as you can, using the experience of the most popular jobs, but..... More...
My quickest sale so far
posted by heywoody - 26th of july, 2010
This one went on line last week but only actually appeared in my portfolio / searches since about Friday. Kinda pleased as it was for my own amusement and I had doubts about stock value :) Wonder should I change the title to... More...
Tags way
posted by polarisvideo - 1st of april, 2010
Here is the question: Which is the way you choose tags for your images? Think more about the concept or image description?
So happy!!! I am getting approvals immediately after submission :)
posted by goldution - 19th of march, 2010
Like many of you, I am the one who has an internet dependance problem :) I used to sit long hours on dating sites, and when I first uploaded few images here, i realized that DT becomes a new friendly place in the web that turned... More...
Descriptive title of your images
posted by peter.kirillov - 10th of december, 2009
The title of your image is quite important if you want to promote your work and let it be found by a customer. Try to make a title and description as much relevant and descriptive as possible! Dreamstime engine allows you to... More...
Title & Description, (very important, read my experience)
posted by creativei - 18th of november, 2009
Sorry I'm in hurry else would have explained the complete experience I had today, I have just covered some important aspects, following which I guess you can increase sales. Bottom Line, pay more attention to title and description its... More...
Understanding search engine visibility
posted by alexhor - 22nd of may, 2009
Recently I spent some time to do a descent research to improve my (today's and future) image visibility. DT web site is very well optimized for search engines (SEO). This means that whatever we do with our image title, description and... More...
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