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10 cyber security trends to watch out for in 2018

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

Tips for desktop designers

I have been using Dreamstime.com since 2010 when I began to publish a book and after using their online service. It has helped me organize a lot of the images I purchased and I realized I was purchasing images that didn't display the accuracy of what I was writing about so I am starting again. I opened a new account with Dreamstime and plan to crop and use each image uniquely. I am a graphic designer and I studied photography in New York City and love taking pictures and I also appreciate other... continue reading

How to: 5 tips for web writing

Most of the writing and reading is done online these days so if you've got something to say, the Internet makes it incredibly easy to talk about nothing and everything, to learn, to teach, to connect, to be part of the global community. You may think writing is not for everyone, but it really is.Here's how to write a good web article:1. Meet the WHsWeb users have very little time and even less patience. Before anything else, get your WHs straighten out, show courtesy... continue reading

One Way Indie Authors Compete With Major Publishers.

Media editors often penalize writers who use illustrations or photos in fiction, except, of course, in children’s books. In novels, they consider graphics support “unprofessional.”In the case of indie writers, I believe they are wrong. Here’s why.I was an editor at the Reader’s Digest for many years. We loved pictures with our stories, which were either original or condensed from established magazines. But the editors upstairs, in the condensed book department, shunned them.... continue reading

Writing a Hot Article on Dreamstime (and the Second part!)

 Hello everyone!I wrote an article Writing a Hot Article ar Dreamstime several weeks ago where I give 8 tips and the last trick, and the article has been read for about 800! Thanks for everybody who read my article.I get the second part after experiencing more written articles (you can see, I wrote the "Travel Photography" Tips. And I experienced the first article that entered the 5th place on Hot Articles! Very thanks to everyone). Here's it (I'll continue as 9. tip, you can read the previously... continue reading

Writing a Hot Article at Dreamstime (Tips and Last Trick!)

        Hello everyone!Today I want to share to every readers about writing an hot, popular or useful article tips. Yes, If you're a writer at Dreamstime (especially newbies), this tips might guide and help you.1. Select a Perfect TopicSelecting an perfect article topic maybe hard. You promote your photos at an article but usually your article is not interested to everybody. Select your article topic connected with your surroundings. An example, here! You're will writing... continue reading

The wonderful world of editorial content

I love editorial content. It truly has changed how I photograph things. It has also enriched my life in tremendous ways.I have traveled so many places, just to photograph the architecture or the events going on. I have visited so many historic attractions, working on photo essays and then submitting to magazines with travel articles to chronicle my experience there.I love that editorial is a totally different type of image and I love that the canon captures a precious moment in time.Stock... continue reading

My Experience Buying Your Images

For many years I was a photographer on Dreamstime. And I still have an old, but still selling portfolio here.These days I am too busy to shoot. But I am back on Dreamstime buying instead of contributing. It's early days, but I thought I might share a few thoughts with you that may help you sell more stuff.I have started writing blogs on LinkedIn as a way of building my own personal brand, you can see my portfolio of stories HERE   The above image from Atholpady was used for... continue reading

Writing helpful discriptions

I was curious what are the most helpful descriptions to be used for photographs that help increases visitors or sales. How does it vary from the title and keywords? What information and how much to use?Thanks!  continue reading

That First Sale...

When I was 17, in my first semester of college, I got my first check for something I had written, a whole $17 (coincidentally). It was an amazing feeling, something I've never forgotten, even though I've worked as a writer for some 20 years since.Selling my first photo (last week) , felt very much the same.There's a sense of validation, a quiet thrill, to know you've created something that doesn't just get admiring comments, but that another person thinks is worth paying for.I sold my second... continue reading

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