Make photos easy to find: Adding tags and searching with tags


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Make photos easy to find: Adding tags and searching with tags

Tags are an important part of Flickr. They're a kin to keywords that we use, and they're useful for marking your photos to help other people find them. And then, you can use tags, also, to find other people's photos. So, it's just a way to help find, or get to what you want to get to within this giant universe of images. I'm going to go back to our Canon camera here, and if we scroll down the screen a bit, we'll see that we've added a few tags already.

I think I did those on upload, and if I want to add another tag I can do that right here. Let's say DSLR. And that's the thing. When you're thinking about tags, you're thinking about what terms are people using to search for certain items. And then, you want to add those terms to your photo if you want it found in the Flickr universe here. So, I added DSLR by hitting the Return key, and I could add camera. That's another tag, and I'll hit return.

So, we're adding search terms is what we're d...

Make photos easy to find: Adding tags and searching with tags
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Make photos easy to find: Adding tags and searching with tags provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Derrick Story as part of the Flickr Essential Training

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