It’s always nice to have a cool image to go along with a blog post. It helps to drive home a story and gives the reader an indication to what the article is about. Finding these cool images, that can be legal to use, is easy thanks to several sites.
- Getty Images: It is the 500 lb gorilla. It is easy to find the code to embed these into your site, however you can’t uses these on a WordPress Site (without a plugin).
- Free Digital Photos: free images, and if you like one, you can purchase a high res version. Only problem with this site is the lengthy the download process.
- Free Range Stock: Nice images, but take care where you click, as the top search results are towards paid images.
- Texture Zoom: textures for wallpaper and blog backgrounds.
- Flickr: Flickr has a whole section specific for creative commons and public domain images. Just select the level of CC and search for an image.
- Fancy Crave: limited selection of stock, however they are nice images.
- Free Images: Large selection of images
- Pixabay: Another large repository of images
- IM Creator: Limited selection, but nice images
- Stock Fault: Professional level images. No registration required.
- And you can always to a google search for ‘Images for Blogs’
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