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Photo Sharing Websites

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Websites for sharing pictures and images, focusing on the largest and most popular photo platforms. Among the most popular online activities - especially since the explosive growth of social networks and online communities - is sharing photos, and a number of services have been created to quickly and easily allow people to upload, tag, publish and share images across the Web. Though often photo services are integrated directly into online communities - as with Facebook and Twitter and their native photo applications - the services on this list continue to thrive independently, often by providing a large amount of storage space for photo albums or by permitting users to tweak, crop and edit photos after they've been uploaded.

Many of these photo-sharing services are also tied to news aggregation sites, such as Digg, FunnyJunk or Reddit, which allow users to quickly upload their own photos and images and then quickly post them to larger communities. Sites like Imgur and ImageShack depend largely on these kinds of small images, or meme posts, to bring in new viewers, and have grown massive while hosting photos for some of the web's largest portals and communities.

This list contains the major websites for pic sharing and hosting photos. If you see a service that's among your favorites and isn't on the list, leave it in the comments and we'll add it!

List Criteria: Websites that allow users to upload their own photos for purposes of displaying them, storing them or sharing with others

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    Kodak Gallery

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    free image hosting, registration required. Registered users 13,000,000.
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    Open (Yahoo! login. Registered users 51,000,000.
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    Free registration photo sharing service and communication portal. Registered users 1,250,000. more
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    free image hosting, no registration required, uncensored.
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    Imgur

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    deffe

    added by: CharmingChowdary
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    free registration service. Registered users 2,000,000.
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    GazoPa Bloom

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    free registration service. Registered users 32,000,000.
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    Photoblogging. Popular in South America. Registered users 15,000,000.
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    free registration service. Registered users 50,000,000.
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    Picasa

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    Lockerz

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    added by: guru
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    ImageShack

    6th largest photo hosting service. Registration required to get a direct link to an image.
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    Popular in China and the Philippines.
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    Streamzoo

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    Findka

    added by: HairbyprosPros
    Findka.com is a free photo sharing website that pays users to upload photos.
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    Photo/video sharing, Groups, Blog.
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    Jalbum

    free hosting of galleries created with Jalbum software. Registered users 340,000.
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    Bilddagboken

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    Selfportrait.net

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    Photoshop.com

    Focused on for managing, editing, storing, and sharing photos online, with personal URL, ... more
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    PBase

    subscription-based photo sharing.
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    free registration service, also provides services for Costco's online photo processing ... more
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    Radar.net

    Free registration. Radar shut down on May 26, 2010 at noon.
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    free registration service. Registered users 26,410.
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    MobileMe Web Gallery

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    Ovi Share

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    new! Kodak Gallery

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    free image hosting, no registration required.
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    Panoramio

    free registration service. Registered users 4700000.
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    Phanfare

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    Piczo.com

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    Memeo Share

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    Windows Live Photos

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    Zooomr

    no registration service since 2007; users are no longer accepted. Registered users 100,000.
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    Free search, subscription hosting, $40/year (Standard); $60 (Power); $150 (Pro); too.
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