As most of you know that advertising on the internet didn't go always under firm regulations & control, though lots of fake ads are spread all over the internet! Unfortunately mobile ads didn't escape from this practice!Some think marketing is to lie with all your teeth to reach your target and it's not of course, but still we see lots of cunning ads continue on mobile as well.The content and what you say will get you there & will get you the regular customers if you work right!... continue reading
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The year 2017 was not good at all. It was associated with numerous and high-profile cyber-attacks. I hope that 2018 will be a year of change. Due to the high increase of cases of cyber-attacks, many people have wondered whether 2018 will be the year of change. The following are some of the current trends of cybersecurity and `their future predictions.1.Improvement of cybersecurity regulations2018 will be the year where several cybersecurity regulations will be improved. The reality is that the fast... continue reading
2017 has been a multicolored, multi-faceted year, with plenty of trends and spices to choose from. We took a look at how this past year has been translated into the trends on dreamstime.com and here’s what our team discovered.Most popular eventsBy very, very, very far, Christmas was the ruling event on dreamstime.com, based on the sheer volume of searches performed on our website. It’s not exactly a surprise, given the popularity of the season (for businesses and families alike) and... continue reading
Another year is starting, meaning we’re set for another episode in the ever evolving world of web design. Here are few key trends already announced for 2018.1.Goodbye hard corners, hello curves!It’s been a general trend for major industry players (Twitter and Google, for example) to renounce the traditional right angles for various website elements and adopt rounded corners as the new standard. 2018 is therefore expected to make the transition official, meaning we’ll have a well rounded... continue reading
The bookmark bar in my browser turned out to be a great microstock tool and here’s why - I have several international news agencies websites as bookmarks through which I follow what is going on in the world every day. Yes, images with people may sell the most, but to those of us who don’t have access to studio and models, we should take advantage of other hot topics like current trends and other significant world events and use them somehow. News blogs and other websites will most probably search... continue reading
When I first began submitting here at Dreamstime, I had it in my head that isolating on white backgrounds was what sells.Seemed as though most of my image searches came back with isolated background results. So I began to learning the process of isolation by way of lighting set-ups that I read about online.To my dismay my results never produced a true isolation and always required photoshop to complete the task. It was time consuming, painstaking...not much fun and frankly uninspiring.... continue reading
As a stock photographer, I am constantly asking myself if the photo im shooting has Commercial Value.With this in mind, I thought I'd share these links of Trends and Searches. Google TrendsBing Top SearchesYahoo Top 10 2014 SearchesInteresting to see what folks are searching for. continue reading
Photoshelter has released its 2013 What Buyers Want from Photographers survey.It's an interesting read - so if you have 10mins or so - it's well worth the time.It prompted me to remember a blog post I wrote about a few years back that was also publishedon DT entitled "Anti Stock" - and whack out some more words on the subject on my Durban Photographer website. continue reading
My sales have almost stopped, but I have just over 1000 images online ... It is the fault of the crisis? or maybe my portfolio is very poor? Should I start a little to reflect. I think DT is a good place to put your pictures online, my photos are viewed, but despite purchases are very low, almost non-existent.I continue to send photos in the hope that it will be accepted and increase my visibility but I see that there is nothing ... and it must be the economic crisis!!!Maybe I have to start changing... continue reading
Using the awesome tools on DT I am able to review my performance over the last 3 years and I have noticed some interesting trends.May is year to year my best month.June is year to year my worst month.Using the graphs I can see some very definite cyclical trends in buyer behavior.What sort of trends to you see in the numbers? continue reading
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