The Getting Started guide walks you through the processes to create your account at Flickr, install the Uploader app so it will automatically upload new photos to Flickr and use the Camera Roll to quickly organize them into Albums.
Scribd is having upload issues so while they are being resolved you can download a copy of the guide here.
Flickr Photo Archive – Getting Started is a PDF document approximately 15.4 MB in size.
A tragic loss of a photo archive. Just as relevant for the family historian . . .
A Flickr, Dropbox, Google Photos or iCloud account are often the first line of defense for your photos — regardless of whether or not you are a pro photographer with your livelihood riding on your images.
My heart goes out to this woman. Read the entire story at TNW News – Multiple redundant backup is the best way to safeguard your photo collection
If you are considering using Flickr to showcase your historic family photos, stop by the Library of Congress’ America’s Cup album to see how the pros put Flickr to work. The photos are gorgeous. The album displays the collection beautifully and the metadata is amazing.