Shutterstock Launches Self-Serve API Subscriptions


Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a dominant worldwide technology company and the pioneers of the stock photo subscription, offering excellent content, innovative tools and services through its profound platform, today instigated a latest self-serve API subscription plans for its developer partners. Primarily, developers, corporations, and small and mid-sized organizations would be able to form products and features that consistently combine Shutterstock’s photos supply and authorize in-application picture auctioning, contributing extra profits for customers when their clients’ license and download photos.

“Community of over 10,000 engineers already building applications using Shutterstock’s excellent content and inventive browsing technology, there is an apparent demand for increased access and support to further serve our growing community of developers, startups and small and mid-sized businesses,” said Alex Reynolds, Shutterstock’s General Manager of Platform Solutions. “The self-serve API subscription plans permits anyone to effortlessly consolidate Shutterstock content and resources into their products and applications at any time and from anywhere.”

New plans and subscriptions would now enable developers and businesses to resell more than 1 million photos within their products and applications

The fantastic attributes of Self-serve API include:

? Ability to preview, license, and resell images directly within your application, providing a new profit generating stream to developers and businesses alike.

? The Shutterstock API is backed by a royalty-free image library of around one million, growing to more than 15 million copies.

 ? The API is supported by Shutterstock’s advanced search algorithm that has driven over 1 billion downloads. API integration allows delivering a powerful search experience in the application with granular search filters, robust metadata, conditional queries, and support for search in 21 dialects.

? Free access to test Shutterstock’s API image search and image preview which therefore allows searching with no limits on the number of results displayed, and receive dedicated growth support.

The new self-serve API is the latest offering in Shutterstock’s ongoing commitment to deliver a global creative platform that empowers customers with compelling content, and innovative tools and services. The subscriptions introduce three pricing tiers, available on an annual or monthly basis, as well as a free plan for testing. Both Free and Standard API plans provide access to a curated collection of 1 million high-performing, royalty-free images. The real Shutterstock API powers native integrations with top-ranking companies such as Google, Facebook, IBM, Wix and more.

You can learn more about the self-serve API offering here.

About Shutterstock, Inc.

Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), is a renowned worldwide provider of premium-quality licensed photographs, vectors, illustrations, videos and music to businesses, marketing agencies and media organizations globally. Headquartered in New York City, Shutterstock has offices around the world with its customers in more than 150 countries, and the number is increasing rapidly.

It has a growing community of over 750,000 contributors, and regularly adds hundreds of thousands of images each week to its library, which currently has over 260 million photos and around 14 million video clips available.

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