2013 Microstock Industry Survey – Infographic

The first round of data has been tallied.  Here are the results from the 2013 Microstock Industry Survey.  A super big thanks to everyone who responded and the sponsors of the thank-you prize giveaway (ProImageExperts, StockPerformer, MicrostockSubmitter, MicrostockGroup).  The winners were announced on the forum, here.  If you haven’t taken part yet, you can still find the survey here.  Your responses will be included in the full analysis of the data in a couple weeks.


Microstock Industry Survery Infographic

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Tyler Olson works as a microstock photographer who also runs the MicrostockGroup forum and blog. Being so closely involved in the microstock community as a submitter, forum moderator and blogger, Tyler is able to keep updated in the constantly changing microstock marketplace.
Posted on February 12th, 2014 in Microstock Survey | tags: ,
  • Rudra Narayan Mitra

    Is the future of microstock positive ? 48% yes, 52% No – with this, it would be interesting to know why some says yes and why some says no. People are almost equally divided, so there must be some good reasons for that ….any comments ?



    • It’s hard to say why everyone voted the way they did but we could look at the correlation between earnings and opinion of the industry, or perhaps exclusive/non-exclusive status. Perhaps media type. Something for a future post…

  • Fotostoki.ru

    Do you have a data for median income?

    • Yeah I do, and I agree it is rather important. I’ll post it with the rest of the full data within the next few days.