If you are a frequent blogger, designer, creative or just writing articles for your business website, it is recommended that you include high quality images that are relevant to your content or demo sites. Studies show that articles and blog posts with great images attract over 90% more page views and creates a higher engagement with your readers.
Here are a few of the top sites providing free high-resolution images.
- Life (hosted by google images)
- freeimages.com You need to sign-in to download images (be careful not to click on the premium istock photos displayed above and below the freeimages.com images)
- Getty images, has added a feature (similar to Youtube) that allows you to embed a getty image for free into your own post. (Non-commercial use only). Not all images are embeddable, hover over an image thumbnail to see if the embed icon appears.
- Photo Pin – is a website that helps you search for Creative Commons photos from Flickr. Photos are free to use for non-commercial purposes.