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December 1, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Preliminary Sales Report for November

Overall sales development As I had reported in my October microstock sales report, I had a big jump in my earnings, almost doubling the prior earnings. The November numbers are looking a bit lower but appear to confirm the major … Continue reading

September 26, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Monthly Sales Report for August 2013

It’s been quiet in this blog for a while. I have dedicated my time to processing lots of images and some other ventures, so I can’t spend as much time with the blog as I would love to. At the … Continue reading

July 9, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Setting goals for the second half of 2013

The first half of 2013 has passed, and so did the first half year of my independence. I have summed up my experiences of those six months in a separate blog post last week. Now it’s time to draw some … Continue reading

April 17, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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How to honestly compare exclusive vs independent sales?

In April, my downloads seem to skyrocket. The addition of new images to my portfolios, additional agencies, and obviously the season between Easter and the summer break added up to a strong growth in image downloads. The royalties are a … Continue reading

April 8, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Which agency should we support?

Occasionally I have followed posts at Microstockgroup telling us we should support Agency XYZ because it does so much for its contributors. Just recently someone held a poll about which agency deserves our support. I was a bit surprised to … Continue reading