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  • Recession and Dreamstime Survey

    by Retina2020 | 8th of October, 2009

    As everyone one knows we have been bombarded with news about the Financial Collapse and the Global Recession. And I'm sure it has affected everyone in one way or another. But how has it affected Dreamstime and your sales? From all the improvements and features added to... More
  • reached my first 100$

    by Intrepix | 3rd of October, 2009

    Recently I got my first 100$ together which makes me very proud. So I take this occasion to write my first blog entry. My sales here keep on getting better. So I am looking forward to an exciting time and promise to show up in the community more. See Article
  • My September

    by Rangpl | 2nd of October, 2009

    I wanted to submit more in September... didn't happened. But now i have more time and started already the ride. September was second month with no uploads - few photos entered my portfolio in last three days of the month but these don't count. As You can see... More
  • Reasons to be an exclusive photographer

    by Charlydamart | 29th of September, 2009

    I am in microstocks photography since last summer, and when I startes I registered in all websites I found. In less than 6 months I have discovered why it’s better to be an exclusive photographer (obviously in Dreamstime). Here you have my reasons: 1.You’ll get better... More
  • 150 images online :)

    by Frantab01 | 23rd of September, 2009

    yay, i've got just over 150 images online and i'm thrilled, sales are coming in slowly, it's still very exciting when i see my balance increase. - I'm now hoping that i'll mange to have another 50 images soon :) More
  • Total sales 1000

    by Justmeyo | 23rd of September, 2009

    This moment 1000 photos of mine were sold .:)) That's a great success for me! . The last downloaded photo was that I am very excited because I grew in sales from month to month and also portfolio has increased . Thank you Dreamstime,thank you buyers that you... More
  • 100 uploads!

    by Kikkerdirk | 21st of September, 2009

    I reached 100 uploads! But more exiting, sales are rising quickly. I only have 16 until now but 9 of them were sold during the last week. Did my previous blog help? Did my collections help? I just don't know, I only see nice results, not the causes. Within two weeks I will... More
  • Intresting Customers and Pictures

    by Alberm | 21st of September, 2009

    It's very interesting that some pictures like this not even have a view in the statistic I wonder how this happens. Is it just keywords tagging or are the DT Customer more interested in other pictures? More
  • Chocolate brought me to a higher level!

    by Studioportosabbia | 17th of September, 2009

    Most women already know what chocolate does to you...I got my first level 2 from chocolate! This gives me a good excuse to get some more chocolate bars for studio purposes:):) See Article
  • Diversity vs Speaciality

    by Fultonsphoto | 16th of September, 2009

    I read once somewhere here in the DT blogs that a good photographer should be able to take a photograph of anything and make it look great. That said this brings me to the point of this blog - its more of a quiz to which I hope to find some answers through responses though... More
  • Over 50 sales!

    by Defun | 16th of September, 2009

    Today I sold 3 photos, and over 50 total sales NOW!! THX the buyers!!! See Article
  • Almost 500!!

    by Martinedegraaf | 14th of September, 2009

    Today I am at 496 sales, number 500 is really getting close! A little over a year ago, I sold my first pic wich was this one It could not have happened with my unexpected best seller, my dear lady-cows :) not without those cuties which turned out to be very photogenic... More
  • My August report - sales without uploads

    by Rangpl | 12th of September, 2009

    Hello again. August numbers: +30% in downloads and +13.8% in $ It means this was my BME (2 best month ever in a row). Average all time download value is now about $0.81. This month was interesting for me cause i've submitted just one image. Too much... More
  • First 50 sales ... soon

    by Photoplanet | 11th of September, 2009

    Hello to all. I have 46 sales for today, and going to 50!!! It's about a year i'm uploading here but many times my files are not interesting for dreamstime. I'm editorial (sport/soccer) photographer, and i also upload my travel pictures. If you... More
  • Does it help to increase sales?

    by Kikkerdirk | 9th of September, 2009

    I'm still quite new in micro stock. Had some sales but not to many yet. I was wondering, do blogs help raising sales? So lets try it! Maybe the quality of the blog is important to. So I just start with a simple one. Another thing I was wondering about! Are sales effected... More
  • Monthly sales

    by Arcobaleno | 9th of September, 2009

    Hi guys, I am just a bit curious... I would know how many sales do you have on average each month and when they became to increase after you entered in DT. Many thanks. See Article
  • My first sale!

    by Ks2008q | 7th of September, 2009

    Many peoples written blogs with this title there. Now is my time for writting this. It happened. This image (see a picture) was buyed, but I don't thought that just it was buyed in first. At autumn 2008 I droved in my own car via one the Moscower region roads. When I saw... More
  • A year in reflection

    by Fultonsphoto | 7th of September, 2009

    Well it was a year ago today that I decided to join DT and start submitting - for the first time - images to stock image sites, below is a brief reflection of my activities over the past year here at DT... To start with a few days ago I posted a blog -$7 in four days,... More
  • Free images - donate or not?

    by Julia161 | 6th of September, 2009

    After some of my portfolio images became one year old I decided to try this option. Some people wrote on message board this can be useful for sales, others objected, but you never know untill you see it with your own eyes. So, my first donation was this image , which... More
  • My first EL sales!

    by Lilihu | 6th of September, 2009

    It's really exciting! My first image with W-EL ($23.46). Thanks to all of the Buyersand the Dreamstime team ! See Article

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