Whats the point in taking 1000s of pictures, spending the time and effort to tag and upload them to agencies only to never get downloads and never have your image appear to customers?

Its time to put more effort into keywords. It’s the most hateful part of the Micro stock process, but don’t neglect it. Don’t give all your images the same Keywords, title and description… EVEN IF THEY ARE THE SAME SHOOT! Each image needs to be tagged to grab a specific keyword.

Each agency uses different algorithms and has different upload requirements. So let’s take a deep dive into image SEO for microstock image search.