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  • Dreamstime coffee lounge

    by Tangie | 22nd of August, 2007

    I know what you will say "Oh, no, not another metablog". :P. I have thought for a very long time to write a basic guide about blog, what to write, when to write, how to write. But then, who am I to set the rules? And being member of the Admin., my words may be taken as rule/... More
  • My First Sale!

    by Ladybillie | 13th of March, 2017

    Hello Everyone, What a wonderful end to the day to find all your hard work is paying off! Yes someone out there in the big wide world has purchased a license to use one of my images!! How exciting, I do wonder what project it was for?! Thank you to that person for... More
  • 3 Types of Visual Content you Should Create in 2017

    by Katairobi | 28th of February, 2017

    What does your visual content strategy look like? A few random images on Facebook? A short video on Instagram Stories once a week? A SlideShare presentation that you created a long time ago that you republish every day? Visual content is getting a lot of attention these... More
  • Hello World

    by Ladybillie | 15th of February, 2017

    Well hello to the world of Dreamstime! So this is my first blog post on here, not too sure what I am doing on dreamstime, there seems just so much compared to other sites! So I guess you want to know a little about me? Here it goes... I am a 22 year old (23 soon to... More
  • Attractive pictures about food and food blogging & potential new trade

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 29th of June, 2016

    Hi Dreamstimers, here I am again. Although I have never experienced food photography, that's a thing a feel attracted from. All begun when a friend of mine started his business in growing plants and selling his own products as typical here nearby. He is a passionate photographer... More
  • New to Dreamstime - 20 or so uploads

    by Xxxyyy123 | 1st of March, 2016

    Hello all, Glad to be joining such an "illustrious" group - have had my first 20 uploads. Since I'm new, I'm wondering what the more experienced people have found is the best way to increase sales? -Blogging here -Own website -Keymaster program -Social Media -Other... More
  • Again that monkey!

    by Physi28 | 12th of February, 2016

    Last February 4th and after making a bunch of sales all of them showing Woolly Monkeys from Peru I wrote a post about that issue. Today one of the pics I showed on the post was sold again, coincidence or a result of posting at Dreamstime? It will probably be impossible... More
  • Four years of DSLR photography and still counting...

    by Jyotiprdeka | 14th of September, 2015

    Dear Readers, I am newbie in Dreamstime. I joined around two weeks or so ago. Currently four photographs of mine had been accepted and another one is in review. I have been using a Nikon D3000 with the kit lens since December 2011. I am an amateur photographer at the moment.... More
  • 5 reason why you should use the Dreamstime Wordpress plugin

    by Honkamaa | 26th of August, 2014

    Recently Dreamstime released their long awaited Wordpress plugin and I eagerly installed this to a couple of my main blogs to try it out. It did not dissapoint! If you are running a Wordpress blog or web site, here are the reasons why you need to install and use the Dreamstime... More
  • How to get ahead in stock photography

    by Bradcalkins | 20th of September, 2013

    Like a few others here, I'm skeptical of the benefit of using social media to promote your stock photography. While there may be some benefit, one has to also consider the opportunity cost. How much time spent on social media could be spent on producing more images?... More
  • Finally, my own independent blog!

    by Robinstockphotos | 18th of May, 2013

    I have been writing a lot of articles here and many don't really show up high on Google search results. And those who aren't members cannot follow me. I cannot post images not yet approved by Dreamstime for sale. So here goes my new blog RobinStockPhotos on WordPress... More
  • Turning Rejection Into Self-Promotion

    by Angelaostafichuk | 30th of January, 2012

    My name is Angela and I have a rejection problem. It's not the usual suspects that most women my age worry about, so it's slightly tricky on learning how to deal when you can't turn to a friend for advice. I of course, am talking about stock photography rejections. it'... More
  • Hi

    by Ewamewa2 | 30th of July, 2011

    I have been with DT for almost a year and finally I decided to start blogging (as DT became a kind of addiction:). I am not a professional photographer and I know that my portfolio is quite small and not diverse enough since I upload travel-pictures only, but anyway, I have... More
  • Time is money, even when it's free

    by Stuartkey | 17th of January, 2011

    I've just completed a blog post on my website, but the images from it are not from my Dreamstime portfolio, so I can't show them here. However, the image to the left is used on one of the finished images, and by blogging here it will enable Yewkeo to see where I have used... More
  • Success due to blogging

    by Cristalloid | 19th of March, 2010

    I would like to know if there is any correlation between blogging activities and sales. Is there anybody who knows? See Article
  • My Story

    by Spitfirebbmf | 8th of July, 2009

    Hi, My name is Paul and I have just started exploring the world of micro stock photography. I am also new to the world of blogging so this should be an interesting adventure. I hope to keep you informed of my progress and how my photography skills improve over the coming... More
  • Photo A Day - My new blog

    by Bsilvia | 11th of February, 2009

    Welcome to my photo blog: Photo A Day S See Article
  • i find blogging useful because..

    by Fertographer | 11th of June, 2008

    of the free credit i get. That very credit i got i effectively used it to purchase photos which my friend needed for her project. I need not convert any earnings yet I am still able to help out by providing the picture as needed by my friend. While I cannot create the... More
  • Yet another attempt at maintaining a personal blog...

    by Amyemilia | 11th of May, 2008

    I'm going to try again at blogging. Several times I've set up sites but haven't kept them up. But perhaps the time has come. My new site is: A Normal Life. The focus will be on personal experience, and provides access to my Flickr photostream, references back here... More
  • Blog Credits. What to Do?

    by Kenneystudios | 21st of September, 2007

    It started a few weeks ago. A short message was attached to an image approval email. I read it. I wondered, "Why?" I paid it no mind. A couple days later, I clicked on the "Blogs!" tab. I started reading some of the articles posted. Some where interesting, some useful, and... More

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