How to make money with Shutterstock: complete review
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ShutterStock is one of those sites on the internet that allow you to make money when a loaded image is downloaded.
BigStock is not one of the most popular internet photo and graphics sites, though there are more than 750,000 photographers in its database that participate with over 350 million payments made!
The site, even if it does not present a translation into multiple languages, is very intuitive and easy to use with a very professional graphics that allows the user to always be under control.
Great improvement on ShutterStock for payments because it now pays on PayPal by reaching $ 25.00, fairly affordable payout considering the site allows a fee that will get up to $ 25.00 for the pictures and $ 15.00 for the video clips.
How does it work?
Once the user has subscribed to the site (you do not have to state the fact that you are a photographer who want to sell your photos as the link is sent to you in the CONTRIBUTOR section) you just have to upload their own pictures. Once ShutterStock staff has approved your uploads, you just have to wait for someone to download your pictures and earn.
Let's talk about how there is also a referral system that allows you to earn a lot of money for all the activities that invitees perform in the first 2 years after the registration.
1. Statistics of Shutterstock
is an online earning site included in the category "Photos"
Date of input
Shutterstock has been added on 23/10/2013
Tested by MoneyMakerLand
We have not personally tested Shutterstock
2.74 Grank points
Actually Shutterstock has a rank of 2.74 Grank
, but has not received enough ratings from users to allow it to be listed in the ranking.
2. Extra considerations of Shutterstock
We begin the extra section by saying that ShutterStock accepts images (with JPEG format and minimum size 4MB), vector illustrations (EPS files with a maximum size of 15MB or JPEG files with a minimum size of 4MB) and video clips (lasting between 5 and 60 seconds).
Regarding the gain, the uploader of a video or photo accumulates 30% of the sales price of the file itself, which means that if an HD videoclip is sold at $ 79.00 we will receive $ 23.70.
Entering more specifically, the price of a picture sold depends on the size and popularity of the same, but to give you an idea we can say that a photograph of NORMAL size with LOW POPULARITY costs to the buyer (about $ 2.00 $ 0.60 actual gain for us).
They look like really high costs, but the site has paid more than 300 million downloads, so it means that despite these prices there is a buyer who buys it!
Speaking instead of the referral system, it's good to point out how you can earn $ 0.04 for each image of our invited downloader (plus a 20% of the first payment required by the invitee up to a maximum of $ 200.00) .
3. Information about the conditions of use
MoneyMakerLand collects the various businesses suggested by the users and has nothing to do
with the latter (Shutterstock included), therefore MoneyMakerLand is not responsible for any possible wrongdoing.
Moreover, MoneyMakerLand, does not oblige
and does not invite
anyone to enrollment, therefore the use of the various businesses is to be considered as an autonomous and conscious choice of the individual who, assuming all the responsibilities of the case (advantages and risks), decides to open a position with this business.
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