Posts Tagged ‘picNiche’

Introducing picWorkflow for Stock Photographers

November 30, 2010

picWorkflow provides image-management and distribution services for stock photographers. It’s my replacement to iSyndica, and although the core service is essentially the same, I’m planning to provide a whole lot more. The goal is to do everything possible to help your photography business run smoothly and efficiently.

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250,000 picNiche Ratings & Other Amazing Facts

November 27, 2010

Just a quick post for some numerical highlights πŸ™‚

The picNiche stock photo ideas rating engine has now reached 250,000… yes… a quarter million searches since it launched in June 2008. To facebook, msn, or even any of the major microstock agencies this may not seem like a lot, but for a site which started as something quickly thrown together to help analyse my portfolio, and shared with others just for fun, I’m really quite proud of how well it’s going πŸ™‚

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The Big Guide to Improve Microstock Workflow

October 31, 2010

A few times a week I receive questions from microstock photographers who have discovered the picNiche toolbar, wondering about how they can make the whole microstock process better. As an experienced computer user (and coder) there are a lot of things I often take for granted about ‘the microstock workflow’, which others sometimes miss or choose to avoid due to the perceived complexity of moving to a new tool or method….

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Microstock Stock Photo Ideas that Sell

August 16, 2010

This is the report of some of the best niches revealed from searches on the picNiche stock photo analysis-engine during the last month (July/August 2010)….

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Science Themed Stock Photo Ideas To Shoot

July 15, 2010

I saw this great post on Photopreneur about Science topics being an untapped Niche in Stock Photography….

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Stock Photos You Really Should be Shooting

July 9, 2010

If you want to be selling more microstock images, these are some of the ideas, concepts and subjects you should be shooting….

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Contributor APIs with the new picNiche Agency-Kit

May 26, 2010

A few months ago, I outlined the issues faced by agencies and contributors when trying to improve the way the submission process works in my post: Microstock agencies: Help me to help you!….

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picNiche Toolbar Tips & FAQs

May 4, 2010

The picNiche toolbars have quite a lot of functionality for microstock contributors and image buyers, and because of the wide variety of tools available, it can be overwhelming to newcomers.

I figured I’d add a few tricks & tips to help ensure the picNiche tools are helping you out as much as they can, that problems can be mitigated, and to answer the most frequently asked questions πŸ™‚

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picNiche Contributor Toolbar Survey Results

April 28, 2010

First off, I’d like to thank everyone who took the time to fill in the picNiche Contributor Toolbar survey over the last month. The feedback is greatly appreciated, and I’d like to share the nuts and bolts of what I learned, and how picNiche is likely to develop in future as a result.

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Introducing the picNiche Image Deck open beta

April 20, 2010

There has been a lot of incredible feedback for the picNiche toolbar over the last year, and many requests for more workflow improvements. So now, I’m delighted to release into public beta the next phase in improving microstock submission workflow: The picNiche Image Deck….

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