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  • My Keyword Thoughts

    by Snookless | 28th of May, 2015

    Hello Everyone! Just want to start by saying I am no SEO expert by any means! But I do have an understanding of just how important keywording is. However as I learned a great way for key wording in Lightroom that is going to save me a ton of time by the way!! (another... More
  • Wow! What's Happening? Info about the Google deal

    by Mrallen | 21st of February, 2015

    Wow! What's Happening? In the last 24 hours I have made 148 sales and 128 of them were ether $2.20 or $2.00 subscription sales! That's a massive $261.69 total for just one day. I think this must be something to do with the 'Google' deal that... More
  • Safari users - find your images on Google easily

    by Stamena | 8th of February, 2015

    Checking if and where your images have been on used is probably the biggest addiction and satisfaction for the microstock photographer (ok, after checking your earnings balance ;) And since the reverse Google image search is the go to place for this, I found a great extension... More
  • Trends

    by Littleny | 20th of January, 2015

    As a stock photographer, I am constantly asking myself if the photo im shooting has Commercial Value. With this in mind, I thought I'd share these links of Trends and Searches.    Google Trends Bing Top Searches Yahoo Top 10 2014 Searches Interesting to see... More
  • Keyword Selection

    by Irihodgson | 25th of October, 2014

             Firstly, think about what potential clients are looking for and anticipate what the word is they will use to find your product / image. Talk it out with colleagues and friends to discover what words clients would use when discussing your product.... More
  • How Developers & Entrepreneurs can benefit from Google I/O 2014

    by Douglasgunn | 2nd of July, 2014

    Google the search engine giant is known around the world for its most well known services in its platform like Android OS, Smartphones, tablets, search engine services and many more. According recent research carried out around the world, the percentage of smartphone... More
  • I settled down on the website google+ today.

    by Maocheng | 3rd of November, 2013

    I settled down on the website google+ today. My name in google is maocheng2013. See Article
  • How to promote your portfolio

    by Dudau | 18th of June, 2013

    While Dreamstime does a lot for promoting your images out there, there are still a few things you can do for yourself in order to get more exposure and, hopefully, more sales. How to promote your portfolio There are two ways of promoting your photos: with direct links... More
  • Google Images' new layout - how this impacts photographers and webmasters

    by Achilles | 4th of February, 2013

    Let me preface this blog post by saying that Google has been a very important Internet player, and that the Internet wouldn't be the same without their efforts and innovations. With that said, I would like to share information with you regarding a recently released... More
  • Current Google Controversy

    by Enigmacypher | 18th of January, 2013

    Many of you may be aware of the recent controversy that has come up regarding images provided via Google Drive. If you have not yet heard about this, please do some reading as the outcome may have wide reaching effects throughout the microstock community. In very quick... More
  • I found ONE of my images!

    by Inyrdreams | 3rd of October, 2012

    and it was exciting to see this especially as it is my son who was just home from afghanistan a year now. nice surprise~! I have sold this image 3 times now. it can be viewed here in the web site... . More
  • Get your picture in or on a book II :)

    by Igordabari | 16th of July, 2012

    Yesterday I read Brett's blog on his picture that he had found on a book cover googling with the search string 'BCritchley Dreamstime'. I was really glad for him and immediately call the Google page in my browser and put the string 'Igordabari Dreamstime'. Guess what happened... More
  • Successful Defense of Copyright Violation

    by Lostarts | 8th of June, 2012

    I did a Google Image search early this past week of my ten best selling images and found several instances of them being used illegally. They were on Facebook, Blogspot and two private web sites. In the case of the private web sites, I sent a polite email notifying... More
  • Promoting your portfolio on G+

    by Celiaak | 25th of May, 2012

    One of the social media I use to promote my portfolio is Google Plus. Before starting to promote Dreamstime images there, I followed and built followers. Commented on other's posts, posted here and there, basically had fun while making connections and learning. - Connect... More
  • Tip - Enabling Color Management in Google Chrome

    by Peanutroaster | 24th of March, 2012

    I just figured out something that I should have figured out long ago. But never late then never. The problem was that I just couldn't figure out why the thumbnails of my images always seemed darker on Dreamstime. I thought it was something in way DT processed the images,... More
  • Promotional Website - experiences

    by Ntrifunovic | 12th of March, 2012

    Yesterday I made my first promotional website, and I want to share my experiences here on DT. You can check it out here It took me very little time to make it (it's not finished yet, but I'm not going to add much to it soon) because I used Google sites as a platform.... More
  • Great Google placement

    by Kphotos6411 | 10th of March, 2012

    This Editorial image has sold 3 times, I checked Google images with key words "cashier takes money" and my picture appeared as the 7th image on page 1. No wonder it is selling. See Article
  • lonely road

    by Vtr | 4th of January, 2012

    Photography was something that I have been craving since I was very young but things were not so favorable until I bought my first DSLR. Capturing moments during my trips had been the only way I used to add photographs to my collection but things took a different route when... More
  • Finding your images via Google Image search

    by Martinisaac | 8th of November, 2011

    This has been on a few blogs on DT, but it's worth mentioning again... You can now use an image instead of words to start your Google search, which makes finding DT images in use even easier. Here's a video of how it works. More
  • Google - Do no evil?

    by Peanutroaster | 13th of October, 2011

    Google is famous for its motto "do no evil" but when it comes to copyright protection individual creators, I would argue they are in league with the devil. Google Images allows one to search the web for images based on keyword or even to search for images based on another... More

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