What is the Creative Commons License?

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Incorporating someone else’s work such as music or graphics in your work may be against copyright law and lead to serious repercussions & damages. As such, it is essential that you familiarize yourself with the copyright law and different public copyright licenses that enable free distribution of otherwise protected work including the … Read more

How Many Photos Is Too Many for My Web Page?

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The importance of having photos on your web page cannot be overemphasized. Much of the social media marketing literature stands as proof that images serve as powerful communication tools, perhaps even better than written communication.  Research shows that the upcoming generation prefers picture-based communication rather text-based communication. In fact, studies show that … Read more

What Are All the Key Items I Need for a Photo Studio?

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Anyone who dreams of being a professional photographer also wants a photo studio of their own. In that studio, they can work to their fullest, fulfilling their ambitions and aspirations in an environment that helps them culminate their skills. This dream can be realized if one works hard enough. If you are … Read more

How to Choose Images That Appeal to Your Audience

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The old cliche saying “a picture says more than a thousand words” may not be further from the truth as the right image in addition to your content serves as your brand’s visual asset. Visual content can have a significant effect on your site’s audience engagement. The audience is more likely to … Read more

How to Take Better Photos for Your Blog

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If you’re an aspiring blogger, you must understand that blogging isn’t just about written content. Yes, it’s essential, but your audience might get tired of just text posts, so it’s a great idea to include images. In addition, adding photos to your blog will improve your content’s readability and search engine optimization … Read more

Improving Your Interior Photography Skills

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Photography is a great hobby that can turn into a business. There are many types of photography that you can learn. Wildlife photography, fashion photography, sports photography, still-life photography, photojournalism, portrait photography, architectural photography, real estate photography, and more. Interior photography involves taking photos of indoor spaces, including pieces of furniture. You … Read more

When Not to Use Stock Photos

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Website building requires select components that will impact your website’s objectives positively. Such feature of a website where this is particularly significant is photography. Stock images, indeed, are convenient for when you have no time or the cash to commission a photographer. Still, there are certain conditions when investing in custom photography … Read more

Why Images Are Important in Social Media

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Don’t you think it’s fascinating how we end up buying stuff we really don’t need because we have seen an image of it that just looks spot on? Or how are we suddenly feeling better after seeing an inspirational quote and meme? What about that time that we, as humanity, came together … Read more

Cheapest Stock Photography Subscriptions

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If you want to improve your branding, make your audiences resonate with your business and sell the right brand image you’ll need high-quality stock photography. Great stock photography not only helps tell a story but also helps set the mood and attract unique buyer personas.  The question is, where can you find … Read more

Stock Images Everyone Should Steer Clear of

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Visual material, as you’ve probably learned, increases interaction (read traffic and conversion). Visual content, photographs and videos, caused a 65 percent spike in interaction a month’s time after the launch of Facebook timeline for brands. Keeping all that in view, how certain are you that the imagery on your website will attract … Read more