If you run a blog or website, then you'll know that having nothing but text and no images makes your website look extremely dull.
Therefore it's good to know there are a host sites on the World Wide Web that offer free quality images, often with a so-called Creative Commons license that you can use and modify on your website. On this page we list some of the most popular websites that offer free images.
What Exactly Is Creative Commons License?
Creative Commons is basically an organization that works to increase the number of intellectual property that everyone can share with one another. You can read more about Creative Commons at the following Wikipedia link.
This website offers free photos, vectors and illustrations. All photos on Pixabay are free to use and have no copyright under the Creative Commons CC0. You can download, modify, distribute and use these royalty-free images for what you want. Credit is not necessary.
Flickr is owned by Yahoo and is one of the most popular sites for sharing photos. "The Commons" is an example of an archive of images that allows everyone to use and share. On this page you can find a huge selection of images that is updated regularly.
With this website you can download high resolution images and edit them just the way you want them to look.
The Public Domain
You can download and and edit images from this website.
With this website you can search for images that have Creative Commons license.
Allows you to download and modify high resolution images.
A collection of so-called "Public Domain" images which can be downloaded free.
Offers a collection of free images with Creative Commons licenses.
You can search for Creative Commons images on this website.
Free Creative Commons images.
This website allows you to search for Creative Commons images.
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