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Microstock Photography Agencies

Photo Stock Agencies

Here a list of the main photographic microstock agencies. I use referral/affiliate programs for most of these stock sites (the ones with msp logo in the badge corner).

The number on the left is the 3 month avg Traffic Alexa Ranking, updated on March 22nd 2010 (combination of average daily visitors and pageviews over the past 3 months, by www.alexa.com). Between brackets you can find the previous Alexa rank takeover (February 17th). These numbers are not evidently related to the revenues volume, they just give a roughly idea of the market positions.

Alexa Rank Stock Agency Twitter account
235 (244) istock logo @istockhelp
507 (529) fotolia logo @fotolia
718 (752) dreamstime logo @dreamstime
905 (989) shutterstock logo @shutterstock
2055 (2170) 123rf logo @123rf
3926 (4031) bigstockphoto logo @bigstockphoto
9900 (9183) crestock logo @crestock
13375 (13140) veer logo @veerupdate
16531 (29164) depositphotos logo @deposit_photos
17089 (18301) canstock logo
21808 (21715) pixmac logo @pixmac
27825 (28444) the3dstudio logo @The3dStudiocom
28519 (26093) photocase logo @photocase
32825 (34427) graphic leftovers logo @dlstl
38303 (36133) featurepics logo
55245 (54768) panthermedia logo @panthermedia
65775 (68171) snapixel logo @snapixel
66847 (74764) moodboard logo @moodboardblog
68873 (68361) cutcaster logo @cutcaster
113k (.de) (119k) zoonar logo
118k (132k) mostphotos logo @mostphotos
137k (132k) andaluciaimagen photaki logo @andaluciaimagen
157k (147k) yaymicro logo @yaymicro
281k (383k) vivozoom logo @vivozoom
394k (390k) polylooks logo @polylooks_com
445k (466k) clustershot logo @clustershot
850k (873k) affordablestock logo
>1.9 M arctic stock logo @arcticstock

More Stories By Roberto Marinello

Roberto is an amateur photographer from Italy. He has been selling his photos at microstock since 2006 an then he added a small blog activity to write about the experiences in the world of photographic microstock and related business. The blog has progressively grown in a microstock and stock photography magazine, a complete info center – news, interviews, tips, tools, statistics for photographers/illustrators/designers/buyers selling and buying royalty-free images - and is going to consolidate its position in the sector. You can find here a specialized and motivated audience with photographic business interests.

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