If you take a look at stock photos websites around the Internet you will notice that although there are a plethora of sites to choose from, many of them do not have content that is both visually appealing and suitable for your business.
Fortunately, Shopify has created a platform called Burst by Shopify for developers, designers, bloggers and entrepreneurs that needed help in this area.
Burst is a stock website where all the photographs are available for free and can be used for both personal and commercial purposes.
All you have to do is go to their website and choose the photos that you need, and then you can use them right away.
What kind of photos can you find on Burst?
Coffee Fashion Music Travel Food Nature City are few popular searches and collections of photos by category includes
- Urban Life
and many more.
Burst offers you high-resolution photography that can be used for almost anything, which is very advantageous for a website both from a marketing and branding perspective.
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You can find everything, from people to animals, to nature, to fashion items.
The best thing about these photos is that they are chosen for entrepreneurs in a variety of industries.
Burst allows you to view the most popular categories, such as “coffee” and “fashion.” Additionally, Burst also comes with business ideas and has entire photo kits that work for certain businesses.
For example, if you are planning to open a restaurant, you can find an entire selection of pictures with food. Burst also allows you to download an entire kit at once.
Using the pictures
The great thing about Burst is that you do not have to pay anything, nor worry about copyright. All the photos there can be used by absolutely anyone for anything.
You do legally obligate to give credit to the photographer or even the website. Nevertheless, Giving credit is considered a best practice to thank the artist, or even mention on your website who took the picture.
Additionally, the website encourages you to use the pictures for anything you need.
This means that if you own a business you can feel free to create posters or flyers with any of the pictures, make them your banner on your website, and even place your logo on them.
Bloggers can also take advantage of the photos available on Burst. They can be used for posts, as well as for the design of the blog.
Any of the pictures would look gorgeous as a header, and you can find something for any kind of blog, no matter if it is related to fashion, sports or art.
Finally, it is very easy to take a photo. Browse all the categories until you find something that you like and then just press the download button.
The photograph will be downloaded to your computer and you will get to use it in high resolution.
There is no limit when it comes to how many photos you can download, and you never have to pay for any of them. Alternatively, you can even submit your own photographs so that others can use them.