4 Stock Photo Resources for Marketersby russlaw | June 22, 2015 | General
Increase Your Online Reach With These Stock Photo Resources
Monday Tips is a short list of the best finds across the internet to start your week off right.
Today I have some stock photo resources to help you improve your reach online. Here’s four links with tips and tricks to kick start your Monday.
Online audiences love visual content, which can greatly improve your engagement on your blog and in your social networks. You don’t need to be an image expert to take advantage of this growing trend. By using the affordable and free resources you can create content that stands out and attracts an audience. Would you like to get started on visual marketing? Take advantage of these stock photo resources, and let me know how these work for you!
1) Free professional photos and graphics – Pixabay
Improve your blog and social media tools with professional quality images. Pixabay, which includes photographers and designers from all over the world, allows marketers to search for and find the right photo or graphic for their topic whether sharing in a branded article, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, ect. The account signup and downloads are free, and you can follow users that appeal to your niche.
2) High quality images and videos – Depositphotos
If you need great graphics and high-definition videos, but don’t have a big budget then you will love this resource. Depositphotos provides a large selection of searchable visual content with affordable, pre-paid packages. You will find things that are normally not available on free resources, and the download options include vector graphics, mpeg4 files, and more.
3) Over 500 royalty-free images – Hubspot
If your content needs a fresh look to fit your niche then you will love this vast resource of high-quality photos. Hubspot has made available categorized stock images for business, holidays, and more. The download is free, quick and easy. Once you subscribe they provide future email alerts to even more images.
4) High-resolution photos added weekly – Gratisography
Would you like to access professional images for free for personal use and business? Gratisography includes hundreds of images that are updated each week for marketers, authors, business owners, ect. If you’re looking for a fresh and unique look for your next blog or social media post then you will love the creative photos available. This site does not include a search feature, and so it does take a little time to sort through their catalogue.
Hopefully you will find these stock photo resources useful to your online marketing strategy. Are there any that you would like to add as well?