Stock photos for your small business blog, Website, e-book, or traditional book abound on the Web. But be careful! Book publishing coach Kristen Eckstein warns about some of the dangers you may face with licensing agreements and which sites you may wish to avoid. Plenty of resources exist for entrepreneurs seeking to create their own media or information products with first rate photos. Simply be careful whose photos you are using, what companies you are doing business with, and what hidden costs and requirements may lurk behind seemingly innocent agreements.



Comments


Written by tcamba
918 days ago

I use stock images most of the time and I use tools to manipulate them to achieve the look I want. I create something from other people's creations. This article has refreshed my mind and that I should be very careful in using stock images. Thank you!



Written by bigmoneyweb
919 days ago

Great article. Stock Photography is a tricky beast. The presence or lack of good stock imagery can make or break a design. My best advice is to use custom photography/artwork whenever possible. Thanks for sharing.



Log in to comment or register here.

Three Key Voluntary Policies for Women

Today 4 in 10 women are the sole or primary breadwinners for their families,¹ and they do more than twice the amount …
Subscribe

Matthew Needham @bigredtomato Has Business in His Blood

You could say that Matthew Needham grew up in business. His first experience in the business world came at age 6 when … More
Editor's Picks

Have you tried BizSugar's new video posting feature?
Post your small business video to BizSugar today!
It's time to up your game with video on BizSugar!
Did you know you can now post video on BizSugar?