Flickr app | Easy search and download photos on Yahoo Flickr
Flickr app is a very easy app that you can use to search and download amazing pictures online. People normally get confused about the pictures they want to use for one design or the other or a picture to use to describe their moment in a Facebook status or Instagram.
If find yourself in this condition, don’t bother what to do, just visit the Flickr app and get yourself loads of well descriptive images to use.
I love Flickr and it has been for users to know in getting good images online. However, I know that you can get good pictures from Instagram and Pinterest as well. But when it comes to descriptive images, l doff my cap for the Flickr app.
Flickr app Images
For those of you who are new on the when for images to use, you can find a stunning image to describe your creativity here. It offers images of different resolutions and quality, depending on your choice of internet and data capacity can carry you.
A lot many other images downloading sites like Pinterest, Tumblr, Instagram and 500Px and others. Here I’ll be sharing with you this amazing downloading site by Yahoo.
Meaning of Flickr
This is a video and image hosting website created by Ludicorp in 2004. However, it was acquired by Yahoo on March 20, 2005. It’s pronounced as ‘’Flicker’’. Most researchers, bloggers, photographers, and social media users visit it frequently to get pictures and videos that describe moments. To me, this site is so amazing and useful and I want you to know about this.
In 2013, it has over 87 million registered users and more than 6 billion images are currently on this site.
It has Android and iOS versions that you can download from your Google Play Store and iTunes.
Also, it’s available on the play station.
Different Flickr app accounts
This app offers 3 different accounts:
Its free account offers and the option of a terabyte storage limit of 200mb per image and 1GB per video. Those using the ad-free accounts can avoid annual fee payment.
If you’re using the double account, you’ll get twice the storage capacity of the free account.
Downloading image (control)
As a subscriber, you can make your images publish or private in the storage. If your images are private, only the uploader can see them. But if you make if visible others can see it easily and download them.
Searching and downloading images
You can’t search or download photos on this site if you’re are not signed up for the account. To sign up, you must have a Yahoo email account.
How to create your Flickr account
- Log in to Yahoo email account and create your Id
- Log in to your email
- Tap on the Flickr on the Yahoo email page
- Click the signup button
- Fill in your name and your current non-Yahoo email or you can click on I’d rather create a new Yahoo mail
- Fill out your personal details
Once you open the app, you’ll see a space at the right top corner. There, enter the name and type of what you wish to search for. Click the search photos button to allow the image to load and process out to you.
The downloadable photo will show you a download sign then, you can now download. Ensure to follow those you’re downloading their images.
- Tap on the continue button and proceed to verify your phone number or your email
- Tap on ‘’let’s started’’ then, you’re right on the site to download any image you want. You may have to follow some people on their profile to be able to download their images.