Tell us about your first sale

posted on 3rd of november, 2010

I'm creating this blog for all newcomers like myself, as I guess we all like to hear about successtories from people here at DT.

Please feel free to tell us about your successtories or how you are awaiting your first sale. The reason you think made you 'succesfull' here at DT would be a plus.

This blog is for you guys, so we are all waiting for those great stories, let them come !

I'm one of the people awaiting their first sale, so always feel free to comment on my portofolio, just started uploading last week.

Comments (17)

Posted by Fiifre on September 14, 2012
thanks 4 adding me.
Posted by Igordabari on September 14, 2012
Hello. You might love to see lot of first sales here in my collection - https://www.dreamstime.com/the-first-sale-on-dt-colldet15104

Thanks to your blog I have added 4 new images (including yours!).

Thanks a lot!
Posted by Fiifre on September 14, 2012
This blog is a bit old, so you might not get a lot of replies.

If u use photoshop or another program allowing you to already put the Keywords in the jpg, that would be helpful.

This link is usefull for your Keywording

Good luck
Posted by Chaggar on September 14, 2012
So glad this blog started. It is great to hear from others new to the site. About to upload tonight for first attempt. Any tips on making uploading easie for first time users?
Posted by Fiifre on November 29, 2010
@ darwinsm81, looks like you have done great since last year, almost 1 every 2 days now !
Posted by Darwinsm81 on November 26, 2010
I was just thiking about this today and by coincidence i saw this blog. i had my first sale a lil more then a year ago and there were no word to describe how amazing it felt. someone actually paid to use my image!!
Posted by Fiifre on November 04, 2010
I'm happy to announce that I had my first sale !!!

This is the image :-)

 Snow on mountain 
Posted by Fiifre on November 04, 2010
Nice to read the stories. I notice that for all of you guys the sales have increased a lot since your first sale, even though some of you started only a couple of months ago here at DT and already close to 50 sales. Others have been here for longer, one of you guys even averages 8 sales a day now !!! impressive. Keep the stories comming :-)
Posted by Trottola on November 03, 2010
This has been my first sell. The first download after few weeks from the upload, but it has been the first and the last sell of this illustration...
Posted by Ninuscha on November 03, 2010
Hi, this was my first sale.
Posted by Egomezta on November 03, 2010
My first sale, a while ago....[imgl]https://www.dreamstime.com/-image2269245[/imgl]
Posted by Alionaz on November 03, 2010
my first sale
Posted by Laurasinelle on November 03, 2010
My first sale was after 5 days t was upluaded and also my first level 2!
Posted by Bradcalkins on November 03, 2010
This was my first sale, about a month after it was uploaded back in May 2008:    Image not available or id is incorrect.    One tip is to go back and re-keyword old stuff once you've learned more about how your stuff is found. Try searching the database to find your images - if you can't find them, buyers won't either !
Posted by smartview27 on November 03, 2010
My first sale was a very good reason for celebrating my partnership with DT!
Posted by Fiifre on November 03, 2010
@ robertosch : nice to see you made over 400 sales up till now. And that in little over 14 months !
Posted by Robertosch on November 03, 2010
Hi, I joined DT I think july, last year. My first sale came in october, and I was very happy. The secret is to upload constantly and to improve your work all the time. You have great images, you'll make lots of sales, and not only here.
This was my first sale: plate and dishes.

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