List of photo sharing websites

List of photo sharing websites



Name Description/Focus/Registration requirements Registered users Storage Space Allowed Per User (standard) GlobalAlexa[1]page ranking
Flickr Open (Yahoo! login) 51,000,000[10] 300MB monthly upload limit (15MB per photo),[11] max 200 images viewable (free account[12]). If a free account is inactive for 90 consecutive days, it will be deleted.[13] 33[14]
Photobucket free registration service 50,000,000[38] Unlimited free storage, 1 MB per photo and 10 Min per video (With image size restrictions) No size restrictions with Pro account. With a free account, you can use up to 10GB of bandwidth per month. 39[39]
Pinterest Photo sharing/social networking 11,700,000[45] 60[46]
Imgur Free image hosting, no registration required. Unknown 250 visible images for free accounts. Unlimited for pro accounts. 88[23]
DeviantART free image hosting, registration required 13,000,000[6] (unlimited) 30MB per image 121[7]
ImageShack 6th largest photo hosting service. Registration is required. Unknown 500 images limit and 5 MB per image (Free users), unlimited storage and 10 MB per image (Premium users).[20] 135[21]
Fotolog Photoblogging. Popular in South America. 15,000,000[18] The free version is ad-supported, and limits users to uploading one picture per dayPaying members can upload up to 6 pictures a day 150[19]
TinyPic free image hosting, no registration required Unknown No known limit, but largest image dimension limited to 1600 pixels 168[55]
Picasa Web Albums free registration service, 500,000[41] 1 GB free storage for photos and videos, then plans start at $2.49/month for additional storage. Photos smaller than 2048×2048 pix (Google+ users only) or 800×800 pix and videos less than 15 minutes in length do not count toward storage limit. Photos uploaded beyond the storage limit will automatically be resized.[42] 256[43]
Lockerz free registration service 19,000,000[30] Unlimited uploads for all users; 5MB per image 350[31]
Webshots free registration service (discontinued December 1, 2012 including paid) 32,000,000[56] One 800×600 image per day 450[57]
Panoramio free registration service 4,700,000 Unlimited provided the photos comply with the Google Earth Photo Acceptance Policy 785[36]
MobileMe Web Gallery subscription service. Ended June 30, 2012 180,000[33] 10GB (standard level) 921[34]
Ovi Share Nokia’s multimedia sharing service, formerly called Twango 2,000,000 unlimited, pay per download 1,128[35] free registration service Unknown  ? 1,362[44]
Kodak Gallery(Closed 7/2/2012) free registration service, archiving photo service for $25/year (Closing-down on July 2, 2012; all accounts being moved over to Shutterfly) 20,000,000[27] used to be unlimited low-resolution, paid users can download high-res images that they’ve uploaded. New minimum purchase requirements 3/09: $4.99/yr for 2GB or less, $19.99/yr for more than 2GB. (Closing-down on July 2, 2012; all accounts being moved over to Shutterfly) 1,625[28]
SmugMug Free search, subscription hosting, $40/year (Standard); $60 (Power); $150 (Pro); too [51] 315,000[51] “unlimited” storage, 12MB per photo (Standard /Power), 24 MB per photo (Pro) Owner control over download of original resolution image. 1,945[52]
Shutterfly free registration service 2,000,000[49] Free, unlimited picture storage. Full resolution downloads only possible via purchase of archive DVD. 1,968[50]
Snapfish free registration service, also provides services for Costco‘s online photo processing store 90,000,000[53] unlimited, pay per download 2,208[54]
Fotki Free registration photo sharing service and communication portal. 1,250,000[15] 50MB for free, unlimited storage for $30/year[16] 2,905[17]
imgbox free image hosting, no registration required, Unknown Unlimited storage, 10MB maximum file size, Hotlinking 3,030[2]
Bilddagboken Free image hosting, registration required 1,291,500[4] Unlimited storage for 547×410 pix reduced images, also unlimited resolution and size for payingBDB HD users, costing approximately equivalent to $10.5 a year 3,619[5]
Jalbum free hosting of galleries created with Jalbum software 340,000[25] 30MB of space given for free accounts, upgrade to 1gb space for €19/year 10,045[26]
Bayimg free image hosting, no registration required, uncensored Unknown Unlimited storage for 547×410 pix reduced images 11,799[3]
ePHOTOzine free photo hosting community, registration required 153,000[8] unlimited 13,101[9]
Ipernity Photo/video sharing, Groups, Blog Unknown Unlimited image display/storage for paying users (200MB p/month upload, only last 1000 displayed with free account) 17,240[24] Free image hosting, images removed if not viewed in the last 30 days. Unknown No user registration. 17,934[22]
Zooomr no registration service since 2007; users are no longer accepted 100,000[60] Unlimited uploads and unlimited storage for ALL users. 19,101[61]
Phanfare subscription-based photo sharing Unlimited storage. Subscription accounts only. Bought out by Carbonite. 31,830[37] Focused on for managing, editing, storing, and sharing photos online, with personal URL, Mobile access, tutorials, help etc. Currently US-only, works from any Flash-enabled browser but Adobe Photoshop Elements 7 or Adobe Premiere Elements 7 users can also use it directly. Unknown Two levels of membership: the Basic level is free with 2GB space and the option to purchase additional storage starting at $19.99 per year. The Plus level costs $69.99 per year with 20 GB included storage space, and $129.99 per year with 100GB and requires either Adobe Photoshop Elements 7 or Adobe Premiere Elements 7 to use Organizer. [2] 35,380[40]
Lafango Free Registration, customizable galleries & folders. Unknown Unlimited storage 36,194[29] Free registration. Radar shut down on May 26, 2010 at noon (PDT).[47] Unknown  ? 77,065[48]
Memeo Share Free photo and video exchanging software, files are shared desktop to desktop without being resized. Unknown 1GB is free, Premium account is $4.95 a month 84,797[32]
Woophy free registration service 26,410[58]  ? 100,895[59]
Streamzoo Mobile photosocial game, free registration service, unlimited storage and sharing, available on Apple iOS, Android and Web Unknown unlimited 102,707
GazoPa Bloom flower photo sharing service Unknown  ? 323,778 Unknown Unknown  ? 1,632,594


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