Flickr

Definition

Flickr is site storage space of photos and videos. It also provides web services and online community platform. It is a very popular photo sharing by allowing in an organized way. Millions of people worldwide use it, especially since bloggers photo serves as a store from which you can embed images in the blog or website. Other attractions include the ability to tag photos and posting the best photos of each week.

Description

Flickr was developed by Canadian company Ludicorp, and launched in February 2004. It emerged on the basis of tools that were originally used for a multiplayer online game called Game Never-ending. Flickr started as a multiuser chat room with ability to exchange photos. Flickr is a photo management system that allows users to upload their own photos and sort them by category, in addition to writing your profile. There are free and paid accounts. A user with the free account has a capacity of 100 MB to upload their photos every month. Instead, the user who pays, has unlimited capacity.

Flickr has a wide range of applications. Users can upload their photos from the desktop, email or mobile phone. Once uploaded, the collections can be organized into albums, sets of pictures and labels. The labels allow them to find images depending on specific topics. In addition, photos can be edited to achieve a more attractive or improved, you can remove red eye and add effects, among other things. Flickr has a wide range of applications. Users can upload their photos from the desktop, email or mobile phone. Once uploaded, the collections can be organized into albums, sets of pictures and labels. The labels allow them to find images depending on specific topics. In addition, photos can be edited to achieve a better attractive or improved picture, you can remove red eye and add effects, among other things.

Since April 2008, Flickr also allows users with paid account, upload videos that can last up to 90 seconds and a size of up to 150 MG. Both the pictures and the videos can be shared with others through groups and privacy controls. Additionally, you can report the place of origin of the photos and videos by attractive maps

Conclusion

Flickr is available in 8 languages ​​and is one of the most popular and completeness website to store, organize and share photos and videos.

Resources:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flickr

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