episode 16: how to legally use images on social media

Whether you use Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter or Snapchat, I get asked all the time: “I want to post someone else’s quote or image on my social media page. I see other people do it all the time. Are they legally allowed to do that? Can I do that too?”

In his week’s podcast episode you can find out how to (legally) use other people’s images on social media without violating their copyright rights – and how to find the best images for your business.

listen to the podcast here:

in this episode you’ll learn:

  • What are copyright rights?
  • The 3 areas that cause “copyright snafus” – so you can avoid them
  • The 2 things you need to do to stay legal when using others’ images
  • The best and safest way to use someone else’s image on social media
  • How to get permission to use an image
  • How to find beautiful stock photos that are perfect for YOUR business
  • How to get my list of the “Top 11 Free and Paid Stock Photo Websites”


Download Episode 16 Tip Sheet  with my list of the “Top 11 Free and Paid Stock Photo Websites”


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Episode 9 “How to Keep Copycats Away from Your Website”


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