How do I find free images to use on my website?

How to find free images with Google's advanced image search

Use these steps to find free images using Google's advanced image search. 

On a computer: 

  1. On your computer, go
  2. Search for an image.
  3. Under the search box, click Tools.
  4. To narrow results to images with available license info, click Usage rights > chose a type of license (more about types of usage rights below). 
  5. Click the image you want 
  6. To find info on how to license and use the image, below the image in the right panel, click License details. 

Types of usage rights: 

For each "usage rights" filter, you can limit results to images that have license details attached, which include how you can license and use an image. 

Creative commons licenses: These images are usually free to use, but require credit. They may also have limitations on how, or in what context, you can use them. For example: an image's license might state that you can't modify it or use it for commercial purposes. 

Commercial or other licenses: These images have non-creative commons licenses and can be from either free sites or commercial sites that require payment. 

To find license details: 

  1. Select the image 
  2. Below the image > select license details

Google recommends that you always review the licensing requirements of any images you want to use. 

For more information and how to find image on mobile/tablet visit: Find images you can use and share

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