Difference between Flickr.com, Picasaweb.com and Photobucket.co
We will compare three renowned image hosting and sharing websites which serve this purpose – Flickr, PicasaWeb, Photobucket. Flickr.com is a yahoo owned website that offers its users video hosting, image hosting and editing services. Besides it is a community where you can interact with other users, comment their pictures, etc. The website is not only being deployed to share and embed personal photographs but also for hosting blog images. As of now, the website claims to have over 4 billion images being hosted on their servers! Flickr also provides a photo editing tool Picnick embedded onto website. Picasaweb.com (Picasa Web Albums) is a photo hosting website owned by Google. It does not offer video hosting services. Google provides a desktop application ‘Picasa’ through which you can share and organize your photos on the Picasa Web Albums. Photobucket.com is an image and video hosting website presently owned by Seattle. It is often used for hosting images to be displayed on website such as eBay, MySpace, etc.