Below are a list of frequently asked questions to help you get started or learn more about CreateHER Stock. If you find that your question or any related information is not shown below, feel free to contact support for help.
What is CHS?
CreateHER Stock is the only resource of it's kind focusing on creating an ideal photo stock resource for women of color. Our mission is to bring to the interwebs real, authentic, and relatable images that can be used for a number of content creation material including: Websites, Blogs, Social Media, and more!
How can I get free images?
You can access first dibs on free image content by hopping on the list here. Every month email subscribers will receive 5 or more images FREE to use in their projects + more! If you plan to use these free images for commercial projects such as major productions or websites, billboard ads/distribution, etc - please contact us before doing so for proper information on receiving an extended license.
Where do your images come from?
The images found in our gallery come from the amazing contributions from fellow men and women who support CHS and the vision we have to cater to your visual needs. Contributors are the bread and butter that allow us to continue providing great, high-quality images to the CreateHER Stock community.
If I upgrade, what can I expect?
As a VIP Premium member, you can expect to have access to the entire stockpile gallery anytime, from anywhere. VIP will also gain access to exclusive content, downloads, discounts, interviews, and more to keep them ahead of the game.
Do I have to have a Paypal account in order to become a VIP subscriber?
Yes. We currently only process subscription payments through Paypal. If you do not have a Paypal account, one will be created for you upon going through the purchasing process. Paypal is the safest way to pay and trusted by many. We never have access or see information that is personally related to your credit/debit card information other than your name, email address, and creation of account information.
Can I purchase subscriptions in bulk?
You have the option to pay monthly or in bulk with (3 month, 6 month, or 12 month) advanced subscriptions. If you would like to offer multiple subscriptions to two or more individuals, please contact us for more information.
How can I contribute to CHS?
You can learn more about how to contribute to the CreateHER Stock gallery here.
Do I get paid for sharing images with CHS?
Yes and No. Currently, as a contributor, you are not paid to share your images ONLY IF you plan to contribute to our free gallery or with your agreement to place in VIP. All contributions are shared and/or donated out of love and support by those who want to see CHS grow and stick around. We hope that as we continue to grow, we will be able to compensate those who share images with us in other ways. We do offer hobbyists or professional photographers the option to sell their images with us if we feel their work resonates with our audience.
Can I advertise my my blog or business?
Yes! All of the CHS community can advertise on the site. Free subscribers have to pay for ad space but VIP gets free advertising and can learn more within the VIP Studio.
I would love to be apart of the team. How can I help?
CreateHER Stock is currently looking to expand the team. We're looking for content creators, bloggers, photographers, and more to join us and help us grow. You can reach out here if you're interested in being apart of the team.
How can I use the images I get from CHS?
We know photo licenses suck and are hard to understand for many people. All images are licensed under Creative Commons. Read more about our license here. The images in the CHS gallery can be used both for your personal or business-related needs. This includes on your small business websites, personal blogs, social media, and more. For commercial use as it relates to television, and other mainstream media - contact us for an extended license.
How can I cancel my subscription?
As much as we would love to be the one-stop shop for all blogger and creatives, we realize that everyone may not need us forever. As a VIP member, you may cancel your subscription at anytime hereor via your account when logged in. Your feedback is greatly appreciated to help us do better and be better for the CHS community.
Last updated: January 1, 2016
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