Social Media Marketing

Great images can do a lot to boost your content marketing. They get attention when people get to your blog or website and they really help your content in social media (with the right combination of great headline and great visuals). At Wrike, we create a lot of SlideShares, ebooks, presentation decks and blog posts. Even though we have an iStockPhoto subscription, we often run out or can’t find just the right image for a particular piece of content. If you don’t have a subscription to this or a similar service, it’s can be prohibitively expensive to buy multiple large images to fill even a short slideshare or presentation.

29 Free Stock Photo Sites

With that in mind, I compiled a list of great stock photo sites for my team – sites that allow the use of their stock images for business purposes (always double-check the licenses yourself before you use an image). This can save you a lot of time and money and also give your content a unique look.

Confused about Creative Commons licenses for free stock photos?

To learn more about Creative Commons licenses read this article or go to the creative commons license page:

http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/creative-commons-use/ (thanks Denise Wakeman for the h/t)
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/
So where did I get the image for this post?

This one is from Unsplash by S.Zolkin (no attribution required, but it’s a nice thing to do!).

Image link: https://unsplash.imgix.net/uploads/1411724908903377d4696/2e9b0cb2?q=75&fm=jpg&s=2016c4932a7b7a1b629cb6890bff9977

About the Author:

Tom Treanor is the Director of Content Marketing at Wrike, powering superior collaboration for Marketing Teams. See our recent Slideshare about the Unleashing the Secret Power of LinkedIn.

Original article on LinkedIn

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