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Photobucket. Where millions upload and share their photos and videos. Upload all your photos, videos, and images for free. Make photo slide shows to share pics with friends. Host and share videos with us - we are one of the most popular video hosting sites in the world. Plus, find and share the best MySpace icons for profile layouts
Photobucket is the premier site on the Internet for uploading, sharing, linking and finding photos, videos and graphics. Your free Photobucket account can store thousands of photos and hours of video.
- Sharing of photos, videos, and albums by email, IM, and mobile phone. Friends and family don't need an account on Photobucket to see your stuff. They just need to click the link you give them. So stop emailing photo attachments around, and start sharing with Photobucket.
- Group albums, to let you collaborate together with friends and families in a single group album of photos and videos.
- Hundreds of album themes to design and personalize your photo and video albums.
- A built-in organizer, to keep your photos and videos organized neatly into albums.
- A built-in full featured photo editor, that lets you fix photos, as well as edit them in unique ways with frames, stickers, and special effects.
- Built-in searching to find the latest and best photos, images and videos to suit your mood, or entertain your friends in Photobucket’s huge online library.
- A scrapbook builder to build online and printed scrapbooks by simply dragging and dropping into one of hundreds of pre-built scrapbook designs that you can share online or print into beautiful books.
- A slideshow builder with lots of fun styles for posting and sharing on your Web site, blog or profile.
- A remix builder, for putting together photos, videos and music for posting and sharing on your Web site, blog or profile.
- Finally, Photobucket's built-in online photo gifts and prints store that lets you print pictures, as well as add them to greeting cards, shirts, hoodies, mugs, calendars, stickers, wall posters, luggage tags, jigsaw puzzles and more. Plus, if you need prints in a real hurry, and you’re in the US, you can you can choose to pick up prints and cards from your local Target store in the US.
- 25 Million unique site visitors/month in the US, and over 46 Million unique site visitors/month worldwide
- #1 most popular Photo site in the US
- #3 most popular Entertainment/Multimedia site in the US
- #8 most popular Entertainment/Multimedia site in the world
- #31 in Top 50 Sites in the US
- #41 top 100 Global Sites*
- 18th Largest Ad supported site in the US*
For help and tutorials: please visit their help section