Whether you are making a new website design or looking for images to use in your latest blog post finding just the right stock image can be a challenge. To help you get the right images we've compiled a list of some of our favorite stock resources!
1. Imgembed - Imgembed offers free and paid services. Free service allows you to place an image with links and credit back to the creator. Alternately you can opt for the pay by CPM method.
2. PicoImages - Need just the right image? Pico images allows you to buy just the right image. Alternately if you are a stock photographer you can sell your images. You can set your own price and even due dates to ensure you meet your deadlines.
3. Stock Xchng - Stock.Xchng offers a variety of free stock images that are easily searchable.
4. Shutterstock - A leading stock site Shutterstock offers more than just photos. They also have vectors and other design elements. They offer a variety of subscription plans and pricing to meet every budget.
5. iStockPhoto - iStockphoto has similar offerings as Shutterstock, with photos, vectors and videos. However, they also have a selection of free stocks as well as paid stocks in a variety of budgets.
6. Dreamstime - Dreamstime offers affordable paid stock images. Their rates start at only $.20 USD. They offer both stock photos and illustrations.
Choosing the right stock resources can be a time consuming process. Knowing where to find the best stock can help save you time and money. Do you have another awesome stock resource we missed? Share it with us in the comments!