Introduction to Working With Images

Working with images is a fundamental skill for every online worker as every eCommerce store contains many different types of images from promotional banners to logos, social marketing adverts to blog images.

The Introduction to Working with Images course will teach you the skills and give you the confidence you need when working with images in your online career.

What will you learn?

Initially, you will learn the characteristics of what makes a good image, in particular for use in an eCommerce store. The first lesson will help you choose photos, illustrations and videos with a better design eye.

When re-using images from an online source or photo library, it’s critical that you understand copyright issues so you don’t get yourself or your employer into trouble with the law. In this course you’ll be guided through copyright technicalities and learn professional copyright attribution methods that are quick and easy to implement.

There are 100s of sources for downloading images, but which ones are the best? In the next lesson you’ll be guided through a variety of free and pay-as-you-go libraries and identify which catalogs specialise in which types of imagery.

Lastly, this course improves your knowledge of the applicable images for blog posts, social media posts, viral content, inspirational galleries, product pages and many more. Whatever you do – you need a good image.

Who should take this course?

This course is recommended as a first step for every student regardless of experience or skill level. It’s an easy way to get started with eCommerce University as it only takes 1 day to complete. Minimal technical skills are needed.

What is the outcome?

At the successful completion of this course you will receive a Certificate of Completion. The certificate can be appended to your resume, uploaded to your online profile and shared with prospective employers via LinkedIn, Facebook or Twitter. The certificate will validate your knowledge and register you as an eCommerce professional undertaking training with eCommerce University.