In this post, you will find the best Image search engines which are free on the Internet.
Although you might have a favorite like Google, it is always nice to have alternatives.
Some of the top image search websites are Google Images, Bing Image Search, Yahoo Images, and TinEye reverse image search.
Here is the list of the best image search engines on the Internet.
1) Google Image Search
Visit: Google Image Search
The best search engine ever has the best image search engine also.
You can either type any text, search by image (reverse image search) or search by voice on Google Image search. You can create collections and use tools such as size, color, usage rights, type and also time.
2) Bing Image Search
Visit: Bing Image Search
Bonus: Bing Visual Search
You will find a lot of trending images when you visit the Bing image search. It also has options to filter image size, color, type, layout, people (just faces), date and License.
With Bing visual search you can take a photo, upload or paste an image URL. Bing will try to find similar images this way.
3) Yahoo Image Search
Visit: Yahoo Image Search
When searching for images on Yahoo you can find options such as filter by color, size, type (photo, graphics, gif, face, portrait, non-portrait, clip art, line drawing).
You can also search images by license (public domain, free to share and use/commercially, free to modify, share and use/commercially).
4) Yandex Image Search
Visit: Yandex Image Search
On the Yandex image search, you can search for any image by text or upload or paste image URL to do image reverse search.
Yandex also has similar image search settings like others. Such as size, orientation, type, color, format, recent, wallpaper or On-site.
One of the most popular reverse image search engines is Tineye, for a long time now. You can search for images by uploading or pasting an image URL.
6) Kiddle Image Search
Visit: Kiddle Image Search
Kiddle is a safe image search for kids which is powered by google custom search. Although there are safe settings on Google and Bing also.
7) Creative Commons Image Search
With Creative Commons you can search for free images. You can also get images that can be used for commercial purposes and modify or adapt also.
There is no direct link to the DuckDuckGo image search. You can search for anything on the main page and click on the image tab. There are options to filter image by region (country), safe search, sizes, types (photograph, clipart, gif and transparent), Layouts (Square, Tall, and Wide), and colors.
With Dogpile you can set the search filter to none, moderate and heavy. You can also turn on or off the recent searches.
10) U.S Government Photos and Images
Visit: US Gov Image Search
This one is for your curiosity!
I hope you liked all of the Image search engines mentioned in this post. Tell us if you know any other and which one of these do you use apart from Google!