Weekly Roundup: Getty Stock Photos Now “Free”

This week’s digital and social news includes one very big announcement that we’ll be keeping an eye on — Getty Images is opening the bulk of its photo collection for “free” (well, in exchange for an open embed program). Also, Facebook unveils its new News Feed redesign. 

  • Getty Sets 35 Million Images Free, But Who Can Use Them? – Getty Images, the world’s largest photo service, is opening the bulk of its photo collection for free for non-commercial use, allowing users to tweet, blog or otherwise post photos with Getty’s embed feature that will attach a credit and link to each image. What does that mean for content marketers? This article explores the implications of the “non-commercial use” policy as it relates to brands.

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