Friday, April 26, 2013

Find Royalty Free Images For Your Blogger Blog Posts

Author: Gagan Masoun
Royalty Free Images For Your Blogger BlogImages are most important for any blog posts. Only image is worth a hundred words. Make your content "King" with the help of images. As well as attracting the eyes of your readers, having picture displayed as a thumbnail or larger on the social networking websites like: Facebook, Pinterest, Google+ and much more.

Images can drive a lot of traffic for your blog or website. I usually get asked the question, how to find royalty free images for Blogger blog? In this short article, I will tell you How to find royalty free images for your Blogger/Blogspot blog posts, so you can make your blog content stand out.

1. Stock.Xchng


You can use stock.xchng website to find images for your blog posts. It has a huge collection of pictures which are properly categorized and tagged. With search box you can find a photo on stock.xchng easily. Pictures are available here with high quality, so you can use it in your site, blog or for your presentations also.

2. Creative Commons Search

Creative Commons Search

Creative Commons Search give an ability to search across popular websites for images that you can use on your Blogger blog. In some cases, attribution is important in the manner specified by the copyright owner. Give a thanks link back to the source content usually keeps the attribution requirement. With CC search you can find unique images for your worthy content.

3. Photo Pin

Photo Pin

Photo Pin is another source to royalty free images. They uses Flickr API to search for creative commons licensed photos (free to use, link required). Photo Pin’s search feature is easy to find pics. For each search image result, it will show you Sponsored Images at top just like as Google search. Do not click on sponsored images because it will take you to 3rd party stock photography sites. When you hover on image you will see preview and download links.

4. WikiMedia Commons

WikiMedia Commons

At WikiMedia Commons you can find images, audio, and video files that can be freely used for your projects and blogs. WikiMedia Commons is a database of 16,791,497 freely usable media files to which anyone can contribute. A biggest collection of pictures on Wikimedia Commons are in public domain which means you are free to use them without any attribution for your blog posts. But, always check the license information below each image.

5. Stock Photos For Free

Stock Photos For Free

This is another place for free stock photos. Website design is very attractive and a neatly organized library with a nice collection of still photographs. Many of images are still shots taken from HD quality videos. After registration you are able to download images from Stock Photos For Free.

Once you have downloaded the image according to your choice, you can crop and edit those image using different different image editing software's.

Also SeeHow To Regenerate Thumbnails In WordPress Website

I hope that the above information helped you find royalty free images to use on your blog. Let me know which site you prefer to search for getting free pictures for your blogger or WordPress blog? Thanks

Author - is the owner of Blogs Daddy Blog. Gagan lives in India, has been blogging since 2010 and writing Blogs Daddy Blog since 2011.You can follow him on twitter @BlogsDaddyYou can also follow him on Google+.


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