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20 Motivational Tips for iStock Contributors

iStock has announced it is increasing the download targets set for exclusive contributors by 10%, this will come into effect on January 1, 2018. Therefore to reach the top tier royalty rate of 45% for photos, a contributor will have to receive a total of 330,...

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iStock Contributors Furious Over New Royalty of 2 Cents

iStock are yet again making royalty changes for their contributors which many of their contributors feel will only serve to reduce their income. The flat rates given for subscription downloads are to be replaced with a percentage royalty based on the price...

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Getty/iStock Tightens the Noose on Artists Work

The text below was sent today by Getty Images to iStock contributors. The email outlines plans to ...

Getty Advocate Yuri Arcurs Reviews other Stock Sites

Former champion of the microstock world Yuri Arcurs has written a highly critical review of Adobe ...

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How Shutterstock, iStock and Getty compare on Google Trends

Statistical data about search terms can be insightful. Google Trends is a useful tool to compare th...

Yuri Arcurs drops microstock and goes with Getty

There has been a lot of speculation in the last 24 hours after people noticed a crown symbol (indic...

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