• New Image Ideas for your new year shoots

    December 29, 2008

    At Cutcaster, we have been speaking with more and more with the magazines out there and are hearing from quite a few that they are working on their spring issues. This is a great time to think about upcoming shoots. Here are some ideas we heard kicked around from our calls. 1. Spring Break travel spots/...

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  • New Cutcaster watermark. Better than the old one?

    December 18, 2008

    What do you guys think? Here is the old one. Here is the new one. ...

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  • How to add your Cutcaster studio to Google?

    December 18, 2008

    Share your place on the net with Major search engines and get more views. Adding your Cutcaster studio link to major search engines is really simple and really effective to get more exposure. Here is a link to my, John Griffin's Cutcaster studio page i.e. http://www.cutcaster....

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  • Advanced Search at Cutcaster

    December 17, 2008

    Cutcaster is developing one of the most targeted image search engines on the Internet in order to save you time and return the most relevant, highest quality results from the start. Try it and never reach for the aspirin bottle again after every photo and vector search. Four ea...

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  • Top 10 best selling categories of the year

    December 17, 2008

    1. people- adults, mature adults, senior citizens 2. business-business tools and concepts 3. objects on white background 4. business people 5. vector graphics and illustrations 6. travel- transportation 7. signs & symbols 8. food 9. sports related 10. architecture & interiors-building exteriors Thanks for you a...

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  • Beware of the Doghouse, Cutcaster Men ;-)

    December 12, 2008

    [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_F2md4uGmMU&hl=en&fs=1] Great video from JCPenny on "the Doghouse." We have all been there. I'll probably be sent back there again by the time the year is over ;-) Will bring a smile to your face. Have a great weekend and go get your holiday presents. Full Credits Client: JC Penney Agency...

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  • Another Milestone reached

    December 10, 2008

    Just hit 500 blog posts the other day at Cutcaster and we keep on rolling strong. I can remember writing my first one and having no idea what a long and great trip this would become, plus all the amazing people I have met and have supported the site. I was still trading stocks on Wall st. then. Thanks to everyone who has participated in the di...

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  • Travel Images Requested

    December 08, 2008

    Request made - Please let us know if you can help. Just add a note to the upload in the submit area so we know you are sending us material for this. Thanks. I am looking for a front cover photo for the books San Francisco with Kids 500 Places to take your kids before they Grow Up Travel Guide for Norway Travel Guide for Ecuador...

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  • The Importance of Public Lightboxes, How to Promote Them and How to Make Them….

    December 03, 2008

    We have recently been noticing an increasing click through rate on our existing Public Lightboxes here at Cutcaster. This also shows us that buyers are going directly to the Lightboxes area to do their searching. So how can you help them. A lightbox refers to a folder used on stock photography websites that allows a user to organize digital ph...

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  • The PLUS Coalition. Your thoughts?

    December 02, 2008

    I had a conversation last week with Jeff Sedlik from PLUS about using their licensing framework at Cutcaster. How many of you have heard of PLUS? If you don't know about PLUS it is an international non-profit initiative on a mission to simp...

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