Manage Your Blog Images Better With Wylio

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This is absolutely a brilliant idea! If you blog, you know that finding and adding pictures to your blog post can be a tedious process. It starts with a search on Flickr Creative Commons copyright friendly image, followed by some size adjustments so the image can fit your blog, and continued with attributing back to the original photographer. So many steps to only do one thing!

Introducing Wylio, a new FREE service that finds, resizes, and attributes back to the photographer all at a click of a button. When you are done simply Copy and paste the chunk of automatically generated code into your article and voilà, you just made your life much easier.

The only grievances I have is the HTML part. I had to modify it a bit to fit the script, which actually defeats the purpose of saving time. However, Wylio is a couple of weeks old Startup so I am sure once enough people get to test the product, some adjustments will be made. Maybe the option to choose where to place credit?

All in all, I think it is a welcomed idea that will definitely make life easier for bloggers.

What do you think?


facebook comments:

  • Great find! I appreciate it. People like you are the “finders”. I’m a finder as well, but you’ve got be beat by a mile.

  • I liked the new title..: finder”…:-)
    Thanks Gary

  • Günes

    This is THE solution I needed!!! Not that my blog suffers from uncredited photography…. (cough cough). You always come up with the best solutions and offer great resources! This is an awesome tip! I agree with Gary – you are an awesome “Finder”!

  • Thank you Gunes :-)

  • This sounds like a great tool, I hadn’t heard of it before. Finding images isn’t easy, and it makes a blog post look so much nicer.

  • Thank you. It takes some time to get use to, but it saves a lot of time in the long run.

  • Thank you. It takes some time to get used to, but it save a lot of time in the long run.

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  • This is a really helpful tool! Thank you for posting about it, I have been needing something exactly like this, so am very excited about it and will be using it a lot. – Rob

  • Thank you for your comment, Rob. It does save a lot of time, doesn’t it :)

  • Thank you for your comment, Rob. It is a cool tool, and it saves tons of time. I am glad I can help :)