It’s easier than ever before to find free images / stock photos you can use for your marketing, social media, your website, etc… for anything.
Free, as in completely. Doesn’t even require you to give attribution / credit.
Here are 6 such websites to check out:
tookapic was made to help you develop a habit of daily photo taking in a fun and addictive way.
Free high quality photos you can use everywhere. ✓ Free for commercial use ✓ No attribution required
Over 480,000 high quality photos, illustrations, and vector graphics. Free for commercial use. No attribution required.
Pixabay is great for searching specific words / themes you want to portray
Do whatever you want high-resolution photos. Download 10 new free photos every 10 days.
For the biggest search engine of free images, go to:
Creative Commons Search
Creative Commons licenses provide a flexible range of protections and freedoms for authors, artists, and educators.
…and click Google Images there, and search the desired word or phrase you’re looking to portray in a picture! Tutorial video here:
4 other great resources:
Pablo is the tool I use to quickly create social media (or blog post) images… like the one at the bottom of this post. Also free.
Canva makes design simple for everyone. Create designs for Web or print: blog graphics, presentations, Facebook covers…
…is like a more sophisticated version of Pablo, with many more font choices, aesthetic elements. Free to use for the most part. They have premium elements that are cheap, e.g. $1.
LunaPic.com Photo Editor tool
Free Online Photo Editor. Photo, scketch and paint effects. For Tumblr, Facebook, Twitter or a website. Lunapics Image…
This is great for re-sizing and editing photos. And creating animated GIF’s from a series of pictures. Free too.
Easily draw diagrams online using Creately's online diagramming tool. Diagram software packed with templates and…
A cool tool for making Venn diagrams, flow-charts, and other similar graphics.
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