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Reverse Image Search: How to Checklist

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Reverse image search finds where the image appears on the web enabling you to find the original source of an image or identify where your image appears in on the web.

Reverse image is lot like the normal keyword search, but instead of using words / keywords you get to search for images instead which is pretty cool.

The search results gives you details of the image sizes, description, and the exact pages with links where you can find it.

This can be extremely useful  in finding out facts about the image, copyright status, and track copyright violations on your intellectual property allowing you to identifying if other people are using it.

This can be done on both Google or Bing or any major search engine.

Find related or similar images with reverse image search

Google: Reverse Image Search Checklist

Open Compatible Browser

Compatible browsers Safari, Firefox, and Chrome.

Go to Google Images

google image - Reverse Image Search

Open Google Images search the internet for image content.

Select Camera Icon

Camera Icon - Google reverse image search

Go to the right side of the search box and click on the camera icon.

When you click on the camera icon it will pop up a box for you to supply the image you want to reverse look up. 

Up Load Image or Paste URL

Search By Image - Google Reverse Image Search

Two options are available URL or Upload Image.

Upload the image you want to lookup choosing the image file from your computer. You can either drag and drop into the search box or uploading from the saved file on your computer.

If you have not saved image on your computer you can paste the image URL

Remember you can only search one image at a time not multiple.

Click “Search”

Search results will give you photo’s dimensions, along with the source page’s title description along with URL.

Icons reveal more about the image type and by moving the mouse over the icon it shows the full tags details, and even video length.

Bing: Reverse Image Search Checklist

Select Image Option

 

Bing - Reverse Image Search

Your can drag the image into the search box, upload the image, and paste a URL or image.

You can find the image search option on Bing in the top left hand corner or select the camera icon at the end of the search box.

Unlike Google, you can do more than just one image at a time.

Bing Visual search

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Louise Burton-Payne

Checklist Ambassador

Digital marking, SEO & social media are a great passion of mine. Love to be ultra organised and love checklists and to-do lists so dream situation to hybrid the two with Checkify :-) Technology can help reduce the pressure and stress of trying to remember everything. Automation saves time and reduces mistakes.

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