[Cool Infographic Friday] The Ultimate Social Media Images Cheat Sheet

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Top 10 Sources for Free Images

Tech Soup Blog

There are more places than ever to get free images that are entirely OK for you to use for your communications. Here are 10 sources for images you can freely use on your website or other communications channels. Where to Find Free Images. How TechSoup Uses Images.

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Can I Use That Image for My Website or Newsletter?

Tech Soup Blog

But what are the rules and where can you get good public domain or Creative Commons images to spice up your website? The Rules on Using Images. copyright law, it is sometimes legally OK to use images you find on the web and often not. Giving Credit: How to Attribute Images.

How to Choose Shareworthy Images for Social Media

John Haydon

The best type of content for social media is shareworthy images, if you want more engagement. But how do you choose the best images for your social media? The post How to Choose Shareworthy Images for Social Media appeared first on John Haydon.

[Cool Infographic Friday] 2015 Social Media Image Sizes

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Bookmark: The Ultimate Social Media Image Size Guide

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This is it; what you have been waiting for. Bookmark this page, and send lots of thanks and good vibes over to Dan Wilkerson and Luna Metrics for this: The Ultimate Complete Final Social Media Sizing Cheat Sheet. Also check over there for updates!).

How to Choose the Right Image for Your Website

Tech Soup Blog

Oh stock images. Here are a few key considerations to help you choose fantastic images for your site. Are You Treating Your Images as Content? Good, this is important: Photos and other images should never be used just as decoration. Is the Image Relevant?

Choosing Ideal Images for your Website

Frogloop

An image (or a few) should always accompany a text document. It should be at least 72 dpi and not blurry or stretched; Don't try to fit a 100 px image into a slot for a 200 px image. People like attractive things.

How To Create A Terrific Facebook Cover Image If You Don’t Have Resources To Hire A Designer

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

And, you need to think about the cover image design in the context of your overall content strategy. How To Create A Terrific Facebook Cover Image If You Don’t Have Resources To Hire A Designer by Guest Post Ash Shepherd. Do you have a cover image you would like to share?

An Easy Recipe for Making Text Overlay Images

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

If you cook, you know that your dishes are only as good as your ingredients. For text overlay images, you need the following ingredients: text, photo, and branding. Have you incorporated text image overlays into your content strategy? Photo Source: Mlaraevski on Flickr.

How to Succeed on Pinterest if Your Website Doesn’t Have Images

SocialFish

While Pinterest is a natural fit for brands whose websites contain a lot of images–like retail, fashion, food, bridal, etc–associations for the most part probably don’t fit that bill. He suggests right-clicking on the image, copying the url, then adding that url to a new pin.

The Scoop on Getty's New Free Images

Frogloop

Did Getty Images, the world''s largest photo service just make its photos free to use? Getty Images says you can use images for free by embedding them on your website or blog as long it''s for non-commercial purposes. What do you think about Getty''s new, free embedded images?

How To Edit Your Twitter Header Image (download a free Photoshop Template)

John Haydon

If you use Twitter, you’ve no doubt noticed that your Twitter profile now has a space for a header image. Twitter header images have much more visibility than Twitter background images simply because they’re viewable on mobile devices. Twitter Header image Photoshop

4 Tools to Create Images, Videos, Diagrams, and Flowcharts

Tech Soup Blog

Image and Video Editing. Photoshop Elements is a tool for editing photos and other still images. Can I Use That Image for My Website or Newsletter? Image 1 : Laborant / Shutterstock. Image 2 : Kubko / Shutterstock. Too many words!

Infographic: How To Pick The Right Image File

TechImpact

The file extension you choose to save you image as can in fact impact the way your image appears online. The post Infographic: How To Pick The Right Image File appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. What’s the difference between a.jpeg and a.jpg? Or what about a.png? What even is a.png? Believe it or not it’s not just random. For example, did you know that,png files […].

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4 ways to supercharge your nonprofit images to connect with your supporters

Frogloop

With so many things competing for people''s attention today, images and photos are a more important aspect of your communications toolbox than ever before. Audiences are so accustomed to viewing images networks like Instagram, Tumblr, Vine, and Pinterest that it can be difficult to get people to pay attention without visuals. Here are some tips to help you improve your image content. Be strategic about your subject matter: Share images that tell a story.

How To Project A Professional Image

Eric Jacobsen Blog

From Jay Miletsky's book, 101 Ways to Successfully Market Yourself , here 10 tips for projecting an effective professional image : Discipline yourself to be positive and enthusiastic.

How To Project A Professional Image

Eric Jacobsen Blog

From Jay Miletsky''s book, 101 Ways to Successfully Market Yourself , here 10 tips for projecting an effective professional image : Discipline yourself to be positive and enthusiastic.

How To Project A Professional Image

Eric Jacobsen Blog

From Jay Miletsky''s book, 101 Ways to Successfully Market Yourself , here 10 tips for projecting an effective professional image : Discipline yourself to be positive and enthusiastic.

Three Rules for Compelling Images

Connection Cafe

Don’t forget to tag your images based on content and date and continue to acquire new ones so your visual brand stays fresh and engaging. Images help us convey emotion which is a primary motivator when donors choose to support an organization.

Express Yourself: Image + Text = Internet Gold

Have Fun - Do Good

If you were on Facebook after the first Presidential debate, you saw a flood of Big Bird images overlaid with captions. If you want to express yourself online for a cause, or for fun, it's worth playing around with image macros. I made the silly VoteCat image above with quickmeme.

How To Project A Professional Image

Eric Jacobsen Blog

From Jay Miletsky''s book, 101 Ways to Successfully Market Yourself , here 10 tips for projecting an effective professional image : Discipline yourself to be positive and enthusiastic.

Benetech’s New Image Description Tool Improves Accessibility of Graphical Content for Students with Print Disabilities

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

This week, Benetech’s DIAGRAM Center has announced the release of an open source web application for creating and editing crowdsourced image descriptions in books used by students with print disabilities. Poet supports image descriptions for electronic books created in the international DAISY standard for digital talking books and will be compatible with descriptions for ebooks in the EPUB3 format. DIAGRAM stands for Digital Image and Graphics Resources for Accessible Materials.

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Free Graphics Software and Images

Tech Soup Blog

I promise not to say anything about a picture being worth a thousand words, but in today’s ‘attention economy’ using images in our communications online or off is more important than ever in attracting attention. Image Editing. Free Images. Image three: Scribus.

Instagram for Nonprofits: Powerful Images in the Palm of Your Hand

Have Fun - Do Good

I love how simple it is to use I love how good it makes my photos look I love how easy it is to share images across networks (e.g. Twitter, Facebook, Flickr) I love "reading" my feed of stories told through images each day The Instagram community has grown quickly.

How To Create Devoted Donors By Projecting The Right Brand Image

Connection Cafe

If you’ve been brushing up on your branding knowledge you know that a … Fundraising Integrated Marketing

Stimulating the Senses with Dynamic Images, Photos, & Video – Part I

NetWits

When in-person is simply not an option, consider using multimedia to enhance your site and make it visually appealing – videos, photos, images, podcasts and even live streaming video are great ways to share your organization’s culture and engage with constituents using a personal, interactive touch.

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Mapping Your Path One Image at a Time

Have Fun - Do Good

A blank page can be both exciting, and terrifying, so I'm filling mine with images. I choose the images intuitively, whatever stands out and "sparkles" that day. Images are from my visual journal. Have you ever had one of those, When Things Fall Apart , times in your life?

9 Visual Content Tools to Make You Look Like a Ninja

John Haydon

Online Fundraising content creation content marketing hacks images visual content If you manage social media for a nonprofit, you realize that creating visual content is becoming a bigger part of your job. You’re creating more visual content than ever before, and it has to look exceptional!

Picture Perfect: Building an Image Gallery on Your WordPress Site

Byte Technology

If this is something you aspire to, consider creating, crafting, building and displaying an image gallery. Be warned that using the easy method will cause all your images to appear in a line, one after the other.

Tips For Projecting An Effective Professional Image

Eric Jacobsen Blog

From Jay Miletsky''s book, 101 Ways to Successfully Market Yourself , here 10 tips for projecting an effective professional image : Discipline yourself to be positive and enthusiastic.

Should You Fire Your Designer and Just Use Canva?

John Haydon

Canvas solves three problems for content marketers: Creating images that are the right pixel size. Pinterest , Instagram, Facebook and Twitter each have their optimal size, and it’s difficult for marketers to stay current with the constant changes to social media images sizes.

Image Beats Text: Good for Museums, Tough for Me

Museum 2.0

Instagram has become a popular way to share photos, along with Flickr , where we catalog all our images from events and exhibitions. While I''m comfortable working out my thoughts in a half-baked way in words, I rarely use images as part of that learning/reflecting/sharing experience.

8 Tools to Make You a Visual Content Ninja

John Haydon

It’s great for quickly marking up images and screenshots and PDFs. Have you ever added text and a border to an image, only to wonder what colors would look best? Online Fundraising content creation content marketing hacks images visual content

DIAGRAM Center

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

We are also building a content model for making images more accessible. Using this modular approach, HTML and EPUB documents would have graphical elements linked to specific instances of descriptions or image alternatives that use the content model. I saw an initial demonstration of a web-based image description tool, called Poet. The main tool for image description in the current version of HTML has been the LONGDESC attribute.

Use TechSoup's Content for Free!

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Learn more with Can I Use That Image for My Website or Newsletter? Read more about Free Graphics Software and Images. Explore the Top 10 Sources for Free Images. Image 1 : C! / Image 2 : Creative Commons / CC BY. Image 3 : marcos ojeda / CC BY NC ND.

Ten Ways To Project A Professional Image

Eric Jacobsen Blog

From Jay Miletsky's book, 101 Ways to Successfully Market Yourself , here 10 tips for projecting an effective professional image : Discipline yourself to be positive and enthusiastic.

Picture Perfect: How to Remedy the Most Common WordPress Image Issues

Byte Technology

And although the program comes with some truly nifty tools for managing and editing images it’s not always intuitive when in comes to tweaking definition, size, cropping and the like, and uploading images onto pages comes with inevitable technical issues. Quite often a user will discover, after uploading an image, that it’s appearing out of alignment on the page. To remedy this be sure choose image alignment when uploading an image and before you insert it into your post.

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5 Tips For Nonprofits Using Image Driven Content Marketing

TechImpact

Image courtesy of Gramination. As a result, images, visuals, and infographics are taking more precedent. Here are 5 ways your nonprofit can better utilize images and infographics accomplish your mission. If one image is shared more than another image, try to discern why.

Twitter Enhances Accessibility with Alt Text for Images – ProfHacker - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education

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Twitter Enhances Accessibility with Alt Text for Images – ProfHacker - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education : "Twitter Enhances Accessibility with Alt Text for Images" 'via Blog this