May 28, 2024by Taras Kushnir

Editorial vs Commercial content on microstocks: which earns more

Editorial images were always a backbone of microstocks, even before the development of generative AI. In the end, it’s much cheaper for news outlets to source content from local photographers than to send somebody to shoot. Also, it was a “secret” ...

March 31, 2024by Taras Kushnir

Top 10 Print-on-Demand marketplaces in 2024

Microstock illustrators, graphic designers, and, partially, photographers have one additional way to earn on the same artwork. And this way is called Print-on-Demand (or PoD short). Basically, it lets you create your own designs for stuff like ...

February 29, 2024by Taras Kushnir

Choosing payout provider for microstocks: Skrill vs PayPal vs Payoneer

When you’re working on microstocks and it’s time to receive your earnings, usually you have 3 options: Skill, PayPal and Payoneer. Sometimes the choice could be simple, as when only 1 option works in your country. However, the choice might be as ...

January 29, 2024by Clif Haley and Taras Kushnir

Dreamstime: a contributor review

Dreamstime, one of the oldest agencies, is still alive! Perhaps this is one of the quite positive things you could ever say about the agency, given the rise and fall of the likes of EyeEm, Veer, StockPhotoMedia etc. Dreamstime has never been the ...

December 17, 2023by Taras Kushnir

Exploring the best-selling stock photos of all times

In the realm of stock photography certain images rise to the top as best-sellers, becoming the go-to choices for marketers, bloggers, and publishers around the globe. It’s not always obvious why these pictures resonate with their audience, for ...

November 1, 2023by Luisa Fumi

Journey of selling stock images on your own website

My experience with the microstock agencies I’ve been dealing with the microstock world since 2008, when I started contributing to Dreamstime. Not as a professional photographer but just as a part-time enthusiastic amateur: the best part of my time ...
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