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What is Pulse and Views?

Pulse The pulse number is a score out of 100 points that shows how popular your photo is. Pulse is calculated by an algorithm, which is unique to 500px. The Pulse algorithm was designed to promote daily exposu...

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How do I upload photos?

You can upload photos using the Upload page. It's best to upload photos where its longer side is greater than 3000px. This will help ensure great quality on 500px and all of our Apps, as well as give you the ab...

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Try these common troubleshooting steps first!

If you are experiencing issues on 500px, try these common troubleshooting steps: 1. Make sure you're using a modern browser that supports all of the web standards 500px uses, and it's up to date. Sugges...

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Who can see my photos?

Once your photo is uploaded to 500px and shared on your Profile, it is open to be viewed by the public by default. You can add photos to Sets, which are also are publicly visible by default, however they have t...

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Using Organizer to Upload and Manage Photos

You can use Organizer to create new Sets, manage your Portfolio, Profile and upload new photos. Organizer is HTML5 and doesn’t need additional plugins. Need more help? Email us help@500px.com or tweet @500px...

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How do I report a photo?

If you see photographs at 500px which should be marked as nude or contain unsuitable or offensive material, ads, plagiarism, self-promotion flyers, illustrations, screen shots you can report them using site's R...

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How do I submit a DCMA Takedown request?

If you've found your copyrighted content posted on 500px, you can file a DMCA takedown request here. Click Here (function(){var qs,js,q,s,d=document,gi=d.getElementById,ce=d.createElement,gt=d.getElementsByTag...

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What do I do if I've found my 500px photos on another site?

While we do our best to protect the photos on 500px, it's impossible to stop all forms of digital theft. If you find your photo posted on another site without your permission, you can send a DCMA request to tha...

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Why are my thumbnails discoloured?

At 500px photo thumbnails are converted to sRGB, while images in individual photo view remain in the same colour space as uploaded. The colour shift can happen if the photos uploaded have not been previously ex...

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How do I share photos with other sites?

1. Log in to 500px. 2. Click on a photo that you wish to share. 3. At the top right of the photo, there are buttons for sharing. 4. Click on the icon of the social network you wish to use to share your work on ...

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