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It may be redundant, and could negatively impact your SEO.
The Importance of Naming Image Files: A How-to for ArtistsAs a rep agency, we receive images from all over the world. usually attached to an email in the form of an artist submission. And while the photographer or illustrator may have put a lot of thought into the images selected to make a cohesive portfolio, most seem to care very little about naming the files. But did you know that a good file name can help with your SEO? Whether it's on the internet or in your client's Gmail, an image with a proper file name can help more people find it. A proper image filename is your first step on the road to a cohesive strategy for image SEO.
This article is part of our ongoing series of tips and tricks for commercial artists.