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10 Great Sites for Free Stock Images

Looking for the perfect photo for your blog or website? Well believe me, there is not shortage out there on stock images that you can use for your site.

I have been using stock images for a long time and I have came across quiet a few websites that offer free stock images, some may require a attribution so be sure to read their guidelines (if any).

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10 Great Sites for Free Stock Images

This is a membership-based stock photo website. You will need to give them your email address and they will send you new stock images to your inbox

They offer Free stock photos for personal and commercial use! No attribution required!

This site offers free public domain photos. No attribution required.

This site offers public domain images with no attribution required.

This site offers Free stock photos for personal and commercial use. No attribution required.

This site offers Free photos for startups, bloggers, publishers, websites, designers, developers, creators,
& everyone else.

This site offers Free hi-resolution photos. Use them however you like.

This site offers Royalty Free Stock Photographs, Images, Pictures & Clipart for any use including Commercial.

This site offers stock images that you can download, modify, distribute, and use them royalty-free for anything you like, even in commercial applications. Attribution is not required.

This site offers 1000’s of Creative Commons Free Stock Images

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Not finding the stock image that you need?

Whenever I can’t find the perfect image for my blog, I head over to Shutterstock  or Creative Market for there great quality stock images.

My favorite way to edit stock images!

Now that I have my stock image that I want for my blog, I head over to PicMonkey for re-sizing and editing for my blog post. I always go in and make 3 sizes, 1 for the post, 1 for Pinerest (735×1102) and another for Facebook (940×788).

If you are not a fan of Picmonkey, canva is always another great choice!

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What is your favorite site to grab free stock images?

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  • Julia Van Der Sluys

    This is so very handy! Thank you so much

    • You are very welcome 🙂

  • Caroline Vieyra

    What a great round up. This post makes a great resource for any blogger thanks for your hard work!

    • Thanks. Yes, this is a great resource, I have been using them for months.


    Can always use new sources! Thank you very much!

    • You are very welcome!

  • Leslie Handler

    Teresa, thanks so much for posting these. I always have a hard time finding just the right graphic for my posts. This will truly help. #pitstop #6.

    • You are very welcome. I had a hard time too until I found these, now I use them all the time.

  • Tom

    Awesome post! Free images are always useful. I saved this as one of my favorites for pics.

  • Cathy Lawdanski

    I’m a new blogger and had not heard of any of these! Thanks for sharing!

    • You are very welcome. These will come in handy for you I am sure.

  • sue

    Hi Teresa! I think finding images (and free ones at that) is the most time-consuming and most difficult part of blogging. This is a great post which I’ve pinned for reference. Saw your post at Blogger’s Pit Stop. Have a great weekend.

    • Yes, they are time-consuming. Thanks for sharing my post.

  • Laura

    I always visit It links to a lot of these which is helpful so I can remember them all!

    • That is great. Yea it is good to have them all in one place.

  • Important. I used Pixabay for a while.
    Janice, Pit Stop Crew

    • That is great, I have used them too.

  • I am going to recommend this post be featured on Pit Stop tomorrow.

    • Oh wow, thanks so much for the recommendation.


    Congratulations Teresa, this post was among the most clicked in the Bloggers Pit Stop and will be featured on Friday. It was also a favorite of the Pit Stop Crew so you get a double feature. Kathleen

    • Oh wow, thank you so much. I will definitely share it with all my readers on Friday.

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  • Great list! I also use and #PitStop

    • Oh that’s interesting, I have never heard of those. Thanks for sharing!

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  • Thanks so much for putting this list together for us Teresa! You’ve introduced me to some new sites. I’m passing this along for sure. 🙂

    Have a great day!

    • You are very welcome Corina. Thanks for passing them along.