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How to Find the Perfect Stock Photo for Your Blog

Best Sites to Find Awesome Free Images

Looking for the perfect stock photo for your blog or website? There’s no shortage of beautiful photos out there, but the price can be prohibitive.

We know that amazing, high-quality images are essential to great designs.  If you don’t find what you are looking for, I’ve compiled a list of 10 terrific sources of high-quality, free photos which is usually my go-to sites.

You may use this photos in Canva by simply uploading them and choose from its library of professionally designed templates to create amazing blog and website graphics completely free!

Finding legal stock images can be tough. You can’t simply look on Google Images, because a lot of those images aren’t listed correctly. Avoid trouble by using a stock repository that clearly states licensing restrictions.  All of these resources are good, but some excel with ease of search, high quality photography or library size.

Alright, let’s go!

1. 500px

500px

Searchable: Yes
Membership Required: No
Attribution Required: Yes
Size of Gallery: Large
High Resolution: Yes

2.  DesignersPics

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Searchable: Yes
Membership Required: No
Attribution Required: No
Size of Gallery: Small
High Resolution: Yes

3.  Foter

foter

Searchable: Yes
Membership Required: No
Attribution Required: Yes
Size of Gallery: 200 million
High Resolution: Yes

4.  Gratisography

gratisography

Searchable: No
Membership Required: No
Attribution Required: Appreciated
Size of Gallery: Small
High Resolution: Yes

5.  Pexels

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Searchable: Yes
Membership Required: No
Attribution Required: No, but double check
Size of Gallery: 1,600
High Resolution: Yes

6.  Pixabay

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Searchable: Yes
Membership Required: No, but helpful
Attribution Required: Sometimes
Size of Gallery: Large
High Resolution: Yes

7.  Stockpic

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Searchable: Yes
Membership Required: No
Attribution Required: Not required, but gently requested
Size of Gallery: Medium
High Resolution: Yes

8.  Death to Stock Photo

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Searchable: No
Membership Required: Yes
Attribution Required: No
Size of Gallery: Email-based
High Resolution: Yes

9.  Unsplash

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Searchable: No
Membership Required: No
Attribution Required: No
Size of Gallery: Medium
High Resolution: Yes

10.  Splashbase

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Searchable: Yes
Membership Required: No
Attribution Required: Check individually
Size of Gallery: Large
High Resolution: Yes

There goes my list!  You may other list of best sites on the link (sources) below.

Do you love the new photographs on your blog or website?  What’s your favorite stock resource?  Leave your thoughts on the comments below.

Sources:  www.designschool.canva.com

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About the Author Heartie Queen Tamayo

Heart is the creator, engager, and implementer at Stellar Virtual Solutions. She uses the stellar powers of creative collaboration with her beloved clients to help them fully experience the joy of purpose, freedom, and profit. She also loves alliteration and run-on sentences. She's passionate about helping women entrepreneurs create freedom in their business and life through developing business processes and systems which help their business scale and grow.

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