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  • Fall for fall: what sells best RIGHT now

    by Tangie | 16th of September, 2009

    For those into site statistics, we have come up with one download evaluation you might find both interesting and useful. You will find below the most downloaded images over the very recent days. The list is presented for you to assess and draw some conclusion from the contributor'... More
  • Why my photographs aren’t selling?

    by Tru9ja | 13th of September, 2017

    There could be many reasons why we are here. I can assure you many are here because they desire to sell their photographs and make some extra cash. Having joined with that good intention, the reality on the ground is not what you initially envisaged. Sales are low. Not... More
  • My un/conventional workplaces and the first assignment file sale

    by Olgabugrovskaya | 26th of August, 2017

    This assignment is very a good one for me. In the contest took three of my works and one of them I was able to sell. This is my first sale of assignment file. For each picture in this contest is its own story. For example, this was done at the Hermitage, where my husband... More
  • Four niche sales in one week

    by Apers | 16th of August, 2017

       Last week I was surprised by four niche sales of the city Zwolle, no subscriptions, fully paid. Most of you probably don't even know where Zwolle is located. Like most of you I have architectural pictures of London and Paris. Dreamstime has plenty of... More
  • 600 files online and 35 sales

    by Gibizet | 6th of August, 2017

    600, I got to 600 and even better with with 35 sales, it's true that this month of July has been very prolific. To start really a year ago, I am very happy with these statistics and I approach the $ 100, I do not yet understand everything about the amounts of the various... More
  • About keywording

    by AuthenticCreations | 3rd of August, 2017

    Hello Dreamstimers, As you know i wrote already in previous blogs about keywording and the importance of it. The next step to know is how to use your keyword skills in your advantage when it comes to the Google search engine. As you know in Google you can search on... More
  • Reminder. Good titles and keywording makes the most work

    by AuthenticCreations | 1st of August, 2017

    Hello Dreamstimers, Just for the beginners here that have the question how to make more sales. There are different factors that influence your sales. One of the most important is keywords and titles. I learned in the past that titles and keywording are extremely important... More
  • First milestone

    by Lyonnais069 | 27th of July, 2017

    This evening , I pass my first milestone on DT, I posted 10 photos :) photos from my travel in 2017 in carabeans islands now , i'm putting spanish photos from barcelona ... pending now my first sale , just have a look on my portofolio and tell me what can be improved... More
  • Sale and assignment voting stage

    by Axylexu | 27th of July, 2017

    I was happy that my picture was aproved in assigment. Today i found out that my image was sold and now i have 101 sales on that picture. I am very happy and i what to tell you this . Do don't give up and upload for assigment . Maybe i will win the assigment this time.... More
  • My first sale - Man of Sorrow!

    by Vapour84 | 23rd of July, 2017

    So after around 220 photos and 2 months of waiting I have my first sale and I am delighted. Thank you to the buyer, whoever you are! Man of Sorrow  See Article
  • First sale! :)

    by Janinalandisa | 10th of July, 2017

      I have been uploading on DT since beginning of march and today realized that I had my first sale 2 days ago. :))) It was Oxararfoss waterfall in Iceland. Both color and B&W was bought. So fellow DTers - do not loose hope, there is always a first time! If buyer is... More
  • Two Weeks Later

    by Oroano | 6th of July, 2017

    It's been almost two weeks since I made my first upload and I have 14 approved photos. With an approval rating of 100%! Which in some ways is fantastic, but in other ways it will make that first rejection much more powerful. I am very particular about the quality of my work,... More
  • 50 Files online but not yet get sales, but will try uploading more

    by Apanggeleng | 3rd of July, 2017

    I have uploaded around 50 files but not yet get any sales. Learning more what customer need & try to bring image with selling contain... Some of uploaded Vector Image ...     Andi, Vector Contributor See Article
  • Yellow Mountain: another two sales

    by Apers | 1st of July, 2017

              In 2014 I visited Yellow Mountain. With the fog hanging between the peaks of the mountains it looks like a fairy tale. This week another two of the Yellow Mountain pictures were sold. In total 35+. I wrote a post about my visit to Yellow Mountain:... More
  • 2nd sale

    by Bradshawj567 | 1st of July, 2017

      Had my second sale last night. One of the many pictures I took of a sunflower in a garden that hadn't fully turned the seeds yet. To whomever purchased my picture, thank you very much & thank you for shopping Dreamstime. Please come again! See Article
  • sale another picture

    by Diuna666 | 29th of June, 2017

      Thanks, thanks, I'm very happy that someone says it and I want to buy my next photo See Article
  • My First sale in less than 10 days

    by Lungjaky | 29th of June, 2017

    My First sale which made $0.29 When I uploaded this file it made a sale within less than 10 days. When buyer search something they always use one or two words in the search box, So it means that we need to add some sharp and attractive tittle to our file. I also got that... More
  • 280 file and 10 sold

    by Zafarkhan132639 | 28th of June, 2017

    I have reached at 280 files and 10 of them sold. The reasons behind these photos are. Work regularly, Do Hard, Start slowly but work much hard, Search what type of images, vectors, footage the people are looking for. Regular uploads gets regular sale. Put great and suitable... More
  • My file mad $0.42 only in 10 days

    by Zafarkhan132639 | 28th of June, 2017

    My file mad $0.42 only in 10 days. My file approved on 12/16/2016 And Sold on 12/26/2016 Thanks to the person who bought my photo. Hoping that my sales will keep going on. Here is the link of my sold file.. https://www.dreamstime.com/stock-illustration-happy-happy-... More
  • First Sale And Made $1.80

    by Zafarkhan132639 | 28th of June, 2017

    My First sale which made $1.80. When I uploaded this file it made a sale within 13 days. When buyer search something they always use one or two words in the search box, So it means that we need to add some sharp and attractive tittle to our file. I also got that it does... More

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