#LearnGooglePhotos

If I get free, unlimited storage, why is Google Photos telling me to buy storage for $1.99/mo?

It may look like Google is telling you to buy 100 GB for $1.99/mo, but what they’re actually doing is just offering it to you. If you choose the High Quality setting, you do get free unlimited storage, you don’t need to buy anything. High Quality means that Google stores up to 16 megapixel photos …

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How to add text with a solid background to a photo using Google Photos – 610

It was a long time in coming, but Google Photos now can add text right to a photo. At least, the Android version of Google Photos can do that. It’s called the “Markup” tool and it’s pretty simple. Even if you know how to add text to photos with Google Photos, yuo should watch this …

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Google Photos: How to share photos with a link, and not get a 404 error

There are several ways to share photos using Google Photos. Direct sharing with other Google Photos users Mobile only: Share to … an app (this copies photo(s) and opens them up in the designated app.  Copy Link How to share with a link, and make sure it’s the right link When I need to share …

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Google Photos updates in 2019: Faster, Better, Changes, and New Features

Google is changing and improving Google Photos all the time. Since the 2d edition of the book was published in June of 2018, I have been keeping a list of all the changes. You are updating your Google Photos app aren’t you?  If you’re not sure, here’s a video on How to Update Google Photos. Here are …

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