photos, illustrations + design
So you want your images to be licensed? Creative Commons licences can help you expand the exposure of your images. Follow the step-by-step guide below.
step 1: determine the nauture of the images
Depending on the nature of the work you want to cover, will define how you can licence the work. Your work could be:
- a website meaning you can add licence details to the source code
- an electronic file format meaning you embed metadata into the file
you can also add a physical notice of your licence on your image.
© John Citizen 2005
this work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution licence
full terms at [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0](http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/)
don’t have your own site?
If you don’t have your own site, don’t panic! Other organisations have free hosting that already integrate Creative Commons licences
Looking for more information on using Creative Commons licences as a creator using images? See the images section of the Creative Commons website
or view the iCommons.au images info.pack