When it comes to your business, image is everything. Using the right photography is key to get people interested in your content and/or products on social media. You can create your own photography for your images, or you can use free styled stock photos from around the web.
A while ago, I shared a post, 7 Feminine Stock Photo Resources, and it was a widely popular roundup of amazing free girly stock photo websites. I’m updating that list today because I was actually surprised at how many stock photo websites either don’t exist now or have changed their names. Are you ready for stock photo overload? Let’s go!
I have been subscribed to her email for years. Each month, you’ll receive free stock photos and they’re gorgeous!
Formerly, Haute Chocolate, this is a great resource of free stock images!
Her photos are so bright and colorful. They’re perfect for social media and blog images. I’ve seen them all over Pinterest!
Once known as Color U Bold, there are over 100 free stock photos you can download after you sign up for emails.
Sign up for her email list and receive 10 free stock photos. Her site is under construction right now, but should be up and running soon.
Sign up for her email newsletter and receive free stock photos in your inbox every month just like Shay Cochrane.
Visit this site and instantly download any stock photos you need. There’s no email signup required.
There are 15 free stock photos waiting for you after you sign up for her newsletter. They’re so pretty and perfect for your social media images!
There are a few colorful stock photos here. They’re great for basic social images and blog photos.
I’ve had these photos in my stock resources for quite some time and have used them often. They’ve worked excellent for my Etsy Shop, blog and social images!
There’s no need to sign up for an email newsletter to grab your favorite stock photos. There are also different colors to choose from which is perfect when you want to try to stick to a color scheme!
Sign up for her email newsletter and you’ll receive 15 free stock photos like the one pictured below and new freebies every month!
These pretty stock photos are perfect for anything you need and works great for all types of bloggers.
Like a few other sites listed here, I have been subscribed to Ivory Mix since I started blogging. It is pretty much my go-to source for stock images. There are over 500 images you can get access to as well as freebies in your inbox!
While I haven’t used any of these, I do think that they would be perfect for anyone running a lifestyle or beauty blog. There are colorful images to go with almost any topic.
This site lets you search for any stock image you need without a subscription. I’ve used it often for mockups. They do require attribution to use for free.
Use these pretty images for anything on your blog or for your business.
I love these images. You don’t have to subscribe to get them and they’re easy to download. They have worked excellent for me on Instagram especially.
This is another awesome site that doesn’t require an email address and there are a bunch to choose from.
This is a great resource of feminine stock photo.
You don’t need to sign up for anything to receive 10 free floral photos.
Pixabay is a great resource. I have found great styled stock photos like the one below by simply searching “flatlays”.
Like Pixabay and RawPixel, FreePik is a great resource for stock images. I searched “flatlay mockups” and came across this pretty flower bouquet photo.
There are so many free stock photos organized by folders that you can instantly access after providing your email address.
These images are great for any Pinterest graphic and the white backgrounds are perfect for text.
There are a lot to choose from in this stock photo library. an email address is all you need to gain access.
Check out these stock images if you’re looking for a little bit of everything.
If you’re looking for a collection of desktop styled photos, here’s the perfect list. There are 10 images you can get when you sign up.
You’ll receive 12 high-resolution stock photos that are great for any blogger.
Receive new monthly freebies every month when you subscribe.
There’s 15 awesome free stock photos waiting for you when you sign up for the newsletter.
I have a few of their images in my library. They’re great for blog post images for sure!
I discovered Gold and Berry not too long ago and love the stock photos they offer. You don’t have to be subscribed to grab the ones you like and I’ve used them multiple times on Instagram!
After signing up for their newsletter, you’ll be given a password to access a bunch of pretty, feminine stock photos.
You can download 10 images for free without signing up for anything. They’re perfect for businesses and bloggers.
There is a great photo pack waiting for you upon subscribing and they are beautifully styled for almost any niche.
You’ll receive a great resource that feature feminine photos that are perfect for any blog post theme or business image.
There are a few different photo packs to choose from. They’re colorful and perfect for any project.
Do you have any other stock photo sites you would like to add to the list? Which is your favorite resource to use? Share in the comments below!