Flickr has a strong social and community aspect to it. You can connect with other photographers on many different levels. The platform is also designed so that work can also be made available to the community at large. Among these opportunities, you can connect your Twitter account to Flickr. Learn more about this feature in this video.
- [voice over] For those of us who love Tweeting,…the connection between Flickr and Twitter…is very easy.…You just have to set it up first,…and then you use the share button…in Flickr to add a photo to a Tweet.…Let's just walk through the steps right now,…so you can get a feel for it.…You start by going up to your icon,…clicking on that to reveal the settings link,…and then you click on settings.…And then once you're in settings…you wanna go over to Sharing and Extending,…and then you see that you have the Twitter…possibility right there.…
So, you wanna click on connect.…Now, you have to authorize Flickr…to use you Twitter account, to have that interaction.…So, you go ahead and enter your username…and password.…And then, go ahead and authorize the app.…Now, they can talk to each other,…you can see that right here, they're authorized.…Just like our Facebook is authorized also.…If you want to remove that connection,…you can do so by clicking on edit…and click on remove connection.…Or you can also remove that connection…
- Why use Flickr?
- Using Photostream vs. Camera Roll to view Flickr images
- Setting up and customizing a Flickr account
- Uploading photos and videos from various sources
- Viewing larger photos and slideshows
- Editing and tagging photos
- Participating in the Flickr community through comments, contacts, groups, and more
- Exploring Flickr's vast ocean of images
- Enhancing photos with the adjustment tools
- Watermarking photos
- Uploading video
Skill Level Beginner
1. Get Started with Flickr
2. Create and Customize Your Account
3. Upload Photos and Videos
4. View Photos
5. Work with Photos
6. More Photostream Fun
7. Community and Social Networks
8. Flickr Explore
9. Edit and Enhance Photos
10. Tips and Advanced Techniques
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