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Why Find Free Images For Websites Or Blogs
There are a number of ways to find free images for websites and free images for blogs, and I am going to show you in the video below how you can do just that.

Before getting into how you can find these images for your blog or website, I want to talk about why it is important to not only find some professional looking images for your website or blog, but also how you can go about doing it without getting in trouble for violating a licensing law.

The reason you need professional looking images is because of the human brain being more receptive to visuals than any other senses we have.

Think about it…

When I type the word lion, you can’t help but visualize a lion in your head.

The human brain must think of a lion in order to not think about a lion.

In fact, any time you see a word you actually visualize it in your head, whether you want to or not.

That is why making your blog look attractive to the eye is so important. People are driven towards interesting looking images so the better you make your website or blog look, the more your blog will be liked and the more it will be trusted.

I know I don’t like to buy things off of websites that look unattractive. It makes the website look a little shady, so bad images will actually cause your website or blog to lose credibility with certain people.

Bottom Line: The better your website or blog looks, the more sales you will make
Free Images For Websites Vs Purchased Photos
Both have their pros and cons so you have to decide which direction you want to go.

Free Images For Websites Pros

Great if you are on a budget
Amazing quality for free
Helps the artists out at the same time as you help your own website
Free Images For Websites Cons

Stock images are not as nice as paid images (most of the time)
We all know that you get what you pay for
Sometimes it takes longer to find free images that you like
May not have the variety you are looking for
Purchased Photos For Websites Pros

Look very professional
They are royalty free
You can usually edit them with no additional requirements for attribution
Larger selection
You can write them off as an expense
Purchased Photos For Websites Cons

They cost money
You may have to open multiple accounts to get a larger variety on different sites
Bottom Line: You have to choose which option is best for your particular website or blog since both free and paid images have their pros and cons
How To Find Free Images For Websites
Everybody can benefit from utilizing free images so I want to show you how you can get these free images for websites, blogs, or any other online medium you are using to build your business.

Step 1- Choose the style of image that you want to use for your website. Are you going for an artsy look or more of a professional looking site with some pictures that were taken in the studio?

Step 2- Make sure you have a Creative Commons License for any free images you plan on using. Click here to get more information on the different types of licenses available.

Step 3- Select a link below to use for your free images for websites, blogs, and any other projects you are working on online:

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