Website of the Month: Tineye.com

You’ve likely heard of reverse address or telephone number lookup, which allows you trace a location or number to its source. TinEye.com does the same thing with images. This ability is especially useful to web developers and photo278351f2-6970-4f99-a980-d5651206f377graphers because they can take copyrighted media they own and perform an online search to see if anyone else is using their property without permission or even modified it in the hopes of escaping notice.

Thus far, TinEye has indexed over 12 billion images, which makes it a very powerful and accurate tool.