April 20, 2018 – Breaking social web news
Smugmug: “Photographers have always found ways to share their passion, work, and inspiration with each other. Together we are home to the creators, the shutter pressers, the doers and makers. We’re home to you.”
- How will Flickr change with this acquisition?
So. We joined forces with @flickr. Just what does that mean for @smugmug? What does that mean for @flickr? Only the best things. Read more here. https://t.co/i1TmAovOh0#SmugMug #Flickr #Photogether pic.twitter.com/EkULUKLVpK
— SmugMug (@SmugMug) April 20, 2018
Together is where photographers belong! We’re thrilled to announce that Flickr will be joining @SmugMug to create the world’s best home for photography. Learn more: https://t.co/Jtm6f460IN #photogether pic.twitter.com/N8EF7CG2rq
— Flickr (@Flickr) April 20, 2018
Last year Yahoo was bought by Verizon for $4.5 billion and Flickr was transferred to Verizon’s Oath subsidiary. Flickr will be maintained as a community of amateur and professional photographers
SmugMug is a photography platform dedicated to visual storytellers. SmugMug has a long history of empowering people who love photography and who want to improve their craft, making them a perfect fit for Flickr and our creative community. With SmugMug, photographers can create beautiful portfolios, use a powerful e-commerce platform to sell their photos, preserve their memories, and stand out with great options for showcasing their work.