WHAT IS IT USED FOR?Photo hosting & Video hosting Can later be embedded into blogs and other social mediaConnect users to various categories of images and videos Ex. Travel photography, food photography, etc. Via Tags Via the Explore tab Groups
PHOTO BLOGGING?• Can Flickr be considered a social media blog?
ACCOUNTS : FREE ACCOUNT300 MB of upload-able storage per monthIf inactive for 90 consecutive days: Account is subject to deletionCan not access original filesCan contribute in up to 10 group pools
ACCOUNTS: PRO ACCOUNT Upload an unlimited number of images and videos each month Unlimited bandwidth and storage. Photos can be placed in up to 60 different group pools. Ad-free browsing Access to account statistics Original files accessible
HOW FLICKR APPLIES TO THIS CLASS: PRIVACY How to change your privacy settings• What kind of images are you most likely to upload?
CONTROVERSYFlickr reserves the right to delete any account without reasonIn June 2007 Germany, Korea, Singapore, and China were no longer allowed to view images set by users as Moderate or Restrcted.Can this be consider a form of censorship?On websites such as these, how reasonable is it to have someone regulate content?
HOW FLICKR APPLIES TO THIS CLASS: LICENSINGAttributionAttribution No Derivatives Attribution Non-Commercial No DerivativesAttribution No Commercial Share AlikeAttribution Share Alike
FLICKR: ACCESSIBILIT YPlenty of cell phone applications for iPhone, and Android MarketUpload photos via E-mailDesktop UploaderConnect to your other social media: Facebook Twitter Tumblr Blogger LiveJournal Wordpress