Hey everyone. welcome or welcome back to Maya’s Life and Travels. Free stock images have helped me so much since I started blogging in December 2020. When I don’t have time to go and take my own photos for blog posts, I use stock images. I have signed up yo a lot of stock image websites recently so I thought, why not do a post about free stock images.
For me, stock images are really helpful when I need a desktop mockup or just when I need one image to add to a blog post. There are lots of free stock image sites out there and in this post I share the best free stock images for your blog.
Free stock images are images that have been shared on the internet or social media for free use. This means that you can use the images for free. There are lots of ways that you can use free stock images such as blog posts and social media. There are some rules to follow when using free stock images being you can’t redistribute the images like they are your own images.
There are lots of websites where you can get free stock images for you to use on your social media, blog or your website. Here are some of the best sites for free stock images:
WordPress gives you the option to use free stock images from Pexels. I really love using this website because there are a plethora of photos for you to use. Lots of amazingly talented photographers contribute to this site and that’s one thing I really love about Pexels. If you want free stock images for your blog there are a variety of photos to choose from for blog posts. Here are my favourite photos from Pexels:
Unsplash was the first ever stock images site I used for my blog and I have fell in love with it ever since I used it for the first time. Whenever I ever need a stock image, I would head straight to unsplash. There are so many good photos on Unsplash for your website or blog so why not check it out! Here are some of my favourite photos from Unsplash:
I just signed up to Ivory Mix today and when you sign up to your mailing list they give your 350+ free stock images when you sign up to their mailing list. There are tons of pink girly photos for your blog! They have desktops, blog photos, coffee, flowers, sunsets and much more! Here are some of my favourite photos from Ivory Mix:
Haute stock is a photo membership site filled with amazing photos! There are so many beautiful photos for you to use! Here are some of my favourite photos from Haute stock: