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Tips to improve your Product Photos
Why important to make good product photos?

Most buyers on Alibaba.com prefer product listings with photos and will only send inquiries if there is a photo, as indicated by our research findings:


How to improve your Product Photos?

1. Where to improve your Product Photos?

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Select Product to be improved
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2. Basic tips to improve the Product Phtos

When displaying products, make sure the product photo is:

  • Less than 3MB in size.

  • JPEG (.jpg) Gif, or PNG format.

  • File name should be in English or numbers.


 You can set 6 photos for each product.  Photos could be of different angles of this product. 

 You can add more phtos - max. 15 photos more in Detailed Description part.


3. Advanced tips to improve your Product Photos


Product photos should also be professional and high-quality. Here are some Tips.

 a. Make sure the picture fits the product name, keyword and description.

 b. Take clear product pictures and use mono-color background. Below is a comparison between good product photo and bad product photo.





Product A

Product B

Photo Visibility

The product is shot against a dull background that does not clearly outline the product.

The decorative background gives a greater contrast to the product and creates a stronger visual impact to buyers.

Photo Composition

Blurry product outline and lack of product details.

Good, clear images with bright colors.


Professionalism    Product is shown flat, making it difficult to see its characteristics. Overall, this is unprofessional image processing.

The use of a model shows off the product characteristics. Overall, this is clean and professional image processing.   


c. Add a Watermark on the photo to protect your products from copyright theft. You can go to My Alibaba > Products >All products. There, you can edit any products and check the watermark box on "Product Photo". And the watermark is your Alibaba.com website address.

4. Common problems


The theme of the photo is too blurry Photo is not square in shape The photo itself is not clear
Understanding of the Product Photo copyright infringement

A picture is worth a thousand words.  A clear image helps you to effectively display your product features, but you are reminded to publish images that are created by yourself or your agent.

Click here for more information about the Understanding of Image Copyright Infringement