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Photo Sharing Websites

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

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. These can also include uncensored image hosting and photo sharing sites. 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!

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    deviantart.com free image hosting, registration required. Registered users 13,000,000.

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    Kodak Gallery

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    flickr.com Open (Yahoo! login. Registered users 51,000,000.

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    Imgur

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    deffe deffe.com

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    fotki.com Free registration photo sharing service and communication portal. Registered users 1,250,000.

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    GazoPa Bloom

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    bayimg.com free image hosting, no registration required, uncensored.

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    Picasa

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    webshots.com free registration service. Registered users 32,000,000.

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    ImageShack imageshack.us 6th largest photo hosting service. Registration required to get a direct link to an image.

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    Http://www.pixoto.com/

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    photobucket.com free registration service. Registered users 50,000,000.

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    fotolog.com Photoblogging. Popular in South America. Registered users 15,000,000.

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    ipernity.com Photo/video sharing, Groups, Blog.

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    shutterfly.com free registration service. Registered users 2,000,000.

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    Lockerz

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    irackit.com

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    Streamzoo

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    ourstory.com Popular in China and the Philippines.

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

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    tinypic.com free image hosting, no registration required.

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    snapfish.com free registration service, also provides services for Costco's online photo processing store. Registered users 70,000,000.

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    Radar.net radar.net Free registration. Radar shut down on May 26, 2010 at noon.

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    Bilddagboken

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    PBase pbase.com subscription-based photo sharing.

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    woophy.com free registration service. Registered users 26,410.

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    Ovi Share

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    MobileMe Web Gallery

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    Kodak Gallery

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    Selfportrait.net Selfportrait.net

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    Photoshop.com photoshop.com Focused on for managing, editing, storing, and sharing photos online, with personal URL, Photoshop.com Mobile access, tutorials, help etc. Currently US-only, works from any Flash-enabled browser but

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    Panoramio panoramio.com free registration service. Registered users 4700000.

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    Findka Findka.com is a free photo sharing website that pays users to upload photos.

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    Zooomr zooomr.com no registration service since 2007; users are no longer accepted. Registered users 100,000.

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    Windows Live Photos

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    Memeo Share

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    Phanfare

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    smugmug.com Free search, subscription hosting, $40/year (Standard); $60 (Power); $150 (Pro); too. Registered users 315,000.

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    Piczo.com Piczo.com

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