How To Watermark Photos: Pros, Cons and Tips for Watermarking

Watermark photos: pros, cons and tips

If you look around online, you’ll notice that a lot of people watermark photos on their websites. Professional photographers, bloggers, businesses and individuals choose to add a watermark to their pictures. But is this something you should be doing? Watermarking has been around for ages. You might even remember seeing printed photos with the word COPY or something similar all over it. Photographers might still do this when giving customers prints from which they can select and order their photos. In the digital age, watermarking is still around. It may take the form of a logo, text or a symbol … Read more…

How to Use a Photo Gallery for your DIY WordPress Blog

Use a Photo Gallery for your DIY blog

Using a photo gallery on your DIY blog can give you an advantage. Whether you blog about a DIY project, craft or hobby, using good quality images can set you apart from the competition. Here are our reasons for using one. There are thousands of DIY blogs and websites available online. From home projects to decorating, from gardening to sewing, if you can do it yourself, someone has probably blogged about it. So you need a way to make your blog stand out above the rest. Why a photo gallery A lot of people are visual thinkers. They think in, … Read more…

4 Rules for Using Images on Your Website

Rules for using images on your website

If you have a food blog, a how-to website or if sell anything online, then you should be using images. In fact, anyone who wants their website to get noticed these days needs to use the right images. This might sound obvious, but not everyone gets it right. So here are a few tips to help you with your website images. Rule #1 – Use Alt Text Make sure your images are correctly labelled by using Alt tags on your images. An Alt tag is a text alternative to an image and looks like this in HTML: < img src=”…” … Read more…