Compare Flickr vs iStockphoto

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comparison of Flickr vs. iStockphoto
based on data from user reviews. Flickr rates 4.1/5 stars with 102 reviews. iStockphoto rates 4.0/5 stars with 26 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Free Trial Unavailable
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Flickr
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iStockphoto
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Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.6
8.6
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.6
9.3
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
9.0
Not enough data available
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.2
Not enough data available
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.1
8.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.9
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
5.7
6.7
Meets Requirements
Flickr
8.6
iStockphoto
8.6
Ease of Use
Flickr
8.6
iStockphoto
9.3
Ease of Setup
Flickr
9.0
iStockphoto
Not enough data available
Ease of Admin
Flickr
8.2
iStockphoto
Not enough data available
Quality of Support
Flickr
8.1
iStockphoto
8.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Flickr
8.9
iStockphoto
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
Flickr
5.7
iStockphoto
6.7

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
63.7%
69.2%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
19.6%
15.4%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
16.7%
15.4%
Flickr
Small-Business
63.7%
Mid-Market
19.6%
Enterprise
16.7%
iStockphoto
Small-Business
69.2%
Mid-Market
15.4%
Enterprise
15.4%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Higher Education
8.8%
Marketing and Advertising
23.1%
 
Photography
7.8%
Publishing
7.7%
 
Marketing and Advertising
7.8%
Design
7.7%
 
Design
6.9%
Architecture & Planning
7.7%
 
Education Management
5.9%
Retail
3.8%
 
Other
62.7%
Other
50.0%
Flickr
Higher Education
8.8%
Photography
7.8%
Marketing and Advertising
7.8%
Design
6.9%
Education Management
5.9%
Other
62.7%
iStockphoto
Marketing and Advertising
23.1%
Publishing
7.7%
Design
7.7%
Architecture & Planning
7.7%
Retail
3.8%
Other
50.0%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
User in Utilities

Full res backup, easy viewing capabilities

Katie H.
User

They have one of the best selections of stock photography for purchase that really helps with my advertising. There’s ample quantity and variety of quality photos that help convey whatever message I want to send. It’s also really easy to use and navigate.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Mat W.
User in Internet

Flickr used to be a great repository of amazing images. Since the Yahoo! takeover however the site has been left to stagnate with other social media platforms such as Instagram taking its place. This is a real shame as it was one of the first photo sharing...

User in Apparel & Fashion

The price is extremely high for what you get

 
Flickr
Most Helpful Favorable Review
User in Utilities

Full res backup, easy viewing capabilities

Most Helpful Critical Review
Mat W.
User in Internet

Flickr used to be a great repository of amazing images. Since the Yahoo! takeover however the site has been left to stagnate with other social media platforms such as Instagram taking its place. This is a real shame as it was one of the first photo sharing...

iStockphoto
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Katie H.
User

They have one of the best selections of stock photography for purchase that really helps with my advertising. There’s ample quantity and variety of quality photos that help convey whatever message I want to send. It’s also really easy to use and navigate.

Most Helpful Critical Review
User in Apparel & Fashion

The price is extremely high for what you get

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