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A good stock photo is hard to find. Bloggers, brands, and influencers are constantly trying the perfect photo that is either free or cheap, not breaking any copyright laws, and that accurately portrays their website, blog post, or brand.
That’s why I did the hard work for you! I researched and found 100 different stock photo websites that online influencers can use to bring beauty and edge to their next big project. Because let’s face it, not all of us have professional photography skills.
Stock Photo Rules
Now, when I say you can use this photos, I say this very lightly. Each site will have their own copyright rules and it is your responsibility to check them. I cannot be held responsible for any photos used without permission on your end. So please read the rules, know the copyright laws.
Some photos you will be able to use with attribution and some you will be able to use without. Some the websites are free and some are not. Keep in mind that if you want a good stock photo you may just have to pay. In my experience, it’s totally worth it to pay a little to have use of beautiful, high-res, stock photos.
Also, many sites on this list may require you to subscribe in order to receive free stock photos via email. While that may seem annoying, I’ve had great success getting stock photos sent directly to my email. It saves me the time of searching for them!
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What about YOU? What stock photo websites do you use? Do you have any favorites?
And just for fun… The Evolution of a Blog Image – a video I created to show that those final images you see online take a lot more work than you think!