Finding Great photos for your Website

Great Photos Make a Website!

Finding the right, high-quality images for your website is important.  The quality of the images can affect how your visitors perceive your website – whether it is credible or not. Whether this is fair or not, it’s simply human psychology.  We all tend to gravitate towards nice and pretty pictures and are quick to judge when something doesn’t look good. Web design is super important but just as important is choosing the right photos to use on your site. Your website rather custom designed or just a free WordPress theme was built with certain image sizes and quality in mind. Nothing is worse than a grainy or distorted photo on a new website. Selecting strong images will not only give you a better design it will help you build trust with your prospective client! you can read more about how to build trust in the design process here

A list of places to find the best free stock photos

Finding great stock photos is a pain. You’re left with either low-res amateur photos, people wearing cheesy headsets, or photos that are out of budget for the project you’re working on. Below is an ongoing list (so bookmark it) of the best stock photo sites I’ve come across.