Website design can be a complex process and an integral part of that process is incorporating images into layouts in a visually striking way to add value to your site.
Unfortunately most people are not professional photographers and adding a photography into the budget or trying to take your own pictures can be difficult. Enter stock images.
Stock images are copyright and royalty free images available from specific websites online that can be utilized to build your website and provide visual appeal.
Be sure to note that these are not images downloaded from google, these are available from websites listed below that can legally be downloaded and used for public domain copyright and royalty free. However be sure to check each photo for usage rights to ensure you’re using it correctly.
When used correctly, stock images can be extremely beneficial for websites. Always incorporate images that fit your colors and design. These are the best sites for royalty free images: