How many times have you searched Google Images for a picture to use along with your blog post or website?
Many people do that and you can’t blame them- I mean Google Images stocks countless photos of every type, to be used in ever possible context, so naturally people will use it as a resource.
But have you ever considered that it could be illegal to use pictures that were taken by someone else?
This is what some bloggers or content creators have a hard time swallowing: It doesn’t matter if you grab a cheap lousy photo of Omaha possibly taken by a drunken college student with their camera phone, if someone else took the photo, you could be sued for using it.
How One Company Was Ordered To Pay Almost $8,000 For Using Google Images