Flickr

is an image hosting service and video hosting service. It was created by Ludicorp in 2004. It has changed ownership several times and has been owned by SmugMug since April 2018. Wikipedia
Parent: SmugMug
Date launched: February 10, 2004
Headquarters: San Francisco, California, U.S.
Flickr
Flickr

What Flickr is all about?

Flickris a popular photo-sharing and hosting service with advanced and powerful features. It supports an active and engaged community where people share and explore each other’s photos. You can share and host hundreds of your own pictures on Flickr without paying a dime.

What are Flickr photos?

Flickr is a popular photo-sharing and hosting service with advanced and powerful features. It supports an active and engaged community where people share and explore each other’s photos. You can share and host hundreds of your own pictures on Flickr without paying a dime.

Can Flickr photos be used commercially?

Most Flickr photos are All Rights Reserved. Unless you have specific permission from the photographer, you cannot use any photo on Flickr. … If the license they select allows commercial use (not all do), then you can use those photos as long as you follow the licensing terms.

Are my Flickr photos private?

Change the default setting from “Anyone (public)” to “Only you (private)”. Allow your friends and/or family to see your images. When you select “Only you (private),” Flickr presents you with the option to allow the contacts designated as “Your friends” and/or “Your family” to also view these private images.

How do I add photos to Flickr?

Adding Pictures to Flickr and Placing Them into Existing or New Albums

  1. Hit “Sign in” in the top right corner.
  2. Enter your username and password. …
  3. Hit Upload.
  4. Hit Choose Photos and videos.
  5. Select all the pictures you’d like to upload.

Is Flickr free?

Flickr offers three types of accounts: Free, Ad Free and Doublr. The free option includes one terabyte of storage limited to 200 MB per photo and 1 GB per video with a maximum length of three minutes. The Ad-Free option allows subscribers to avoid advertisements for an annual fee.

What is the purpose of Flickr?

Not for any objective response to ‘What is the purpose Flickr’ it isn’t. It’s more complicated than that. Flickr’s purpose is for sharing images and a short video. That is precisely what it is because that is what it was created and is marketed for.

Is Flickr copyright free?

A lot of photos on Flickr are available to use under one of the Creative Commons licenses. The photographer still has the copyright but allows people to use them as long as you obey the license terms. … You can also find some copyrightfree photos on Flickr, but that is usually very old photos.

How much does Flickr Pro cost?

Flickr Pro is offered for to those who currently don’t have a Pro plan for $4.17/month or $49.99/year. So what happens to exist paid Flickr accounts? Flickr’s ‘ad-free’ plan subscribers will be upgraded automatically to Pro status at no extra cost.

How much free storage do you get on Flickr?

1TB of photo and video storage for free. But the company also announced a new offering called Double, which gives users the option to upgrade up to 2TB of storage for $499 a year.

Is Flickr safe?

Cloud services do make that promise of safe and forever storage. You should use one as your primary photo storage and then use Flickr for display of the ones you want to share. It is completely safe to upload your personal stuff on Flickr. But it is always safe to keeo two to three copies backed up of your photos.

How do I make an album on Flickr?

Create or delete an album in Flickr
  1. Mouse over You | select Organize.
  2. Click the Albums & Collections tab.
  3. Click Create a new album, at the top.
  4. Enter a title and description in the left column.
  5. Drag content into the album area from the bottom.