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  • Cleymans
    1 view 1 sale...

    by Cleymans | 16th of March, 2016

    Hi, I'm glad, my first one view = one sale, that's really a nice feeling... this is the picture:   This picture is taken at less then a mile from my home, a strange place at night with the sounds of cars over your head and never nobody around... it's a depot of... More
  • Msalena
    2 years with Dreamstime

    by Msalena | 27th of November, 2015

    Hello, guys! In fact, these 2 years were very interesting, teaching and ...quick! I would say, I have learnt a lot. I made a decision at the early stage tp become an exclusive contributor. Sometimes I doubt if it was right, but meanwhile I stay with this. Photography... More
  • Fotografieschnabel
    +100 photos online - Milestone

    by Fotografieschnabel | 28th of August, 2015

    Because of my fathers health problems this month, I wasn't able to reach my goals this month of getting 150 photos online this month. But family comes before everything else off course. Now he's on the better hand, I'm uploading several photos from my holiday in Germany.... More
  • Gavinp101
    How many views?

    by Gavinp101 | 11th of August, 2015

    I've just had my first picture receive 1000 views. This to me was a nice milestone. I think the number of views are important as obviously the more your photos are being looked at the more chance they have of being sold. Although it appears this is not always the case.... More
  • Angelaciudad
    Use social networks to increase the views/sales?

    by Angelaciudad | 8th of April, 2015

    I wanted to discover by myself if the use of social networks helps to increase the views of my photos and as a consequence, the possibility of more sells too. I used always facebook only for private proposals and I had not any twitter account, so I decided to create a new... More
  • Amdizdarevic
    Image with over 1000 Views

    by Amdizdarevic | 14th of October, 2014

    I understand that views are only views and not sales, but at least I feel that these images are getting a lot of exposure. Here is my image with most views, this image is also ranked highest by downloads in my portfolio. Other 4 images are other images with highest... More
  • Newnow
    300 UPLOADS!!! Double then last post!!

    by Newnow | 20th of August, 2014

    Hello everyone, my last blog was at 150 uploads, now I've double it...Yeah!!! But, I do need some advises because my images have good number of views but very low sale! Can anybody give me some advise what to change or what to do? I know my images are not always people... More
  • Perstock
    1 sale 0 view!?

    by Perstock | 11th of April, 2014

    Numbers and stats obviesly fascinates and enchants many of us Dreamstimers. Many of the blogs here is all about milestones and stats. Less than a month ago i wrote about my latest milestone 1000 uploads. Two days ago I passed another magic number: 1111 uploads. The latest... More
  • Perstock
    Some superfast sales

    by Perstock | 10th of January, 2014

    After a trip to Abu Dhabi and Dubai in United Arab Emirates in November I started to upload some of the photos I took there. The first sale, Burj al Arab in Dubai came very fast, just one or two views and then a sale and then it went on. Not many but superfast sales. These... More
  • Kingtrac
    Question: Image Views

    by Kingtrac | 8th of January, 2014

    How many image (estimated or average) views did your first images receive before they sold for the first time? See Article
  • Thorken
    Most viewed doesn´t mean most successful

    by Thorken | 16th of December, 2013

    There is quite big gap among the most viewed images and the most successful ones. My most viewed photo has almost 5000 views and only 1 download. The 4th most viewed with 2700 views has no download. On the other hand the most successful photo has 7 downloads at 438 views.... More
  • Akvileja
    Illustration!

    by Akvileja | 5th of August, 2013

    Hello , I need your help people, could you tell me your opinion how I could improve my latest illustration -----> thanks in advance See Article
  • Augustinasg
    Lot of views?

    by Augustinasg | 22nd of July, 2013

    Hello. I need an advice of how to improve views of my illustrations. what should I do ? See Article
  • Akvileja
    Frames

    by Akvileja | 12th of July, 2013

    I have uploaded a several frames during last week. But still I have 0 sales and 0 views, could you help me out and tell whats wrong with my frames ? See Article
  • Augustinasg
    Succes ?

    by Augustinasg | 8th of July, 2013

    Does anybody know how to be succesful on Dreamstime? See Article
  • Robinstockphotos
    Why photography? (win a 7 credit sale!)

    by Robinstockphotos | 1st of July, 2013

    Share your obsession with photography, why you like it, what makes you admire your subjects and what you want dream of capturing one day and where would be your dream destination for photography? Great to know your fellow photographers better and you might hit upon something... More
  • Teeimagination
    How to increase image views?

    by Teeimagination | 13th of May, 2013

    Increasing image views seems to be the hardest part about stock photography. I mean among millions and millions of images how does a photographer get their pictures to be viewed? I come from a Marketing background. I studied advertisement in school. I have years of experience... More
  • Photoalenka
    The magic of views

    by Photoalenka | 14th of February, 2013

    Recently I have reached 100 uploaded and accepted photos. This is not very impressive and also none of the images was sold. But this is now what I want to talk about today. Let's look at this pepper photo. It's nothing special and was taken nearly two years ago, while... More
  • Peanutroaster
    Images I can't wait to sell

    by Peanutroaster | 22nd of January, 2013

    The following images from my portfolio have tons of views but no sales. They sit in my list of most viewed images and stick out like a sore thumb! Either they just simply stink, or they have great keywords but are not exactly what people are looking for when they come... More
  • Alvera
    10,000 views on my blog today!

    by Alvera | 24th of August, 2012

    10,000 views on my blog today! And counting. Alvera photo - my journey in the microstock world This external blog was made last year in november and it's not a very sophisticated blog. I use it for redirect buyers to my images from dreamstime. This blog brings me also some... More

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