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Alternatives to Illegal Downloading

Alternatives to Illegal Downloading

Illegal downloads hurt artists and deter the incentive to create. U.S. laws protect the rights of individuals regarding their own works. Below are lists of sites that offer free or inexpensive products that you can use without violating copyright law.

Free and Legal

Clipart:

http://www.coolarchive.com/
http://www.mediabuilder.com/
http://www.barrysclipart.com/
http://www.aaaclipart.com/
http://www.gifart.com/
http://www.allfree-clipart.com/
http://www.cksinfo.com/
http://www.freegraphics.com/
http://www.iband.com/
http://www.clipartconnection.com
http://www.free-graphics.com/
http://www.clipsahoy.com/

 

Fonts:

http://www.blambot.com
http://www.fonts.com
http://www.fontshop.com/index.cfm
http://free.fonts.freeservers.com/
http://www.larabiefonts.com/
http://www.fontfreak.com
http://www.acidfonts.com/
http://www.007fonts.com/
http://www.fontfile.com/
http://www.fontsnthings.com/
http://www.abstractfonts.com/fonts/
http://www.fontparadise.com/
http://fonts.tom7.com/
http://www.fontgarden.com/

 

Photos:

http://www.freefoto.com/
http://www.istockphoto.com/
http://www.photospin.com
http://www.sxc.hu
http://www.imageafter.com/

 

Movies/TV:

http://www.crackle.com/ - Free with ads
http://www.hitbliss.com/ - Exchange ad watching credits for movies, TV, and subscriptions
http://www.hulu.com/ - Some content free with ads

Music:

Pandora
Slacker Radio
http://music.download.com/
http://www.epitonic.com/
http://www.betterpropaganda.com/

 

Radio Stations:

http://www.accuradio.com/

 

Not Free, But Legal

Movies:

Amazon Instant - Free content with Prime and Digital Movie Rentals
Netflix
Hulu Plus - More content than the "free" version
YouTube Movie Rentals
http://www.movielink.com/
http://www.cinemanow.com/
http://www.movieflix.com/

 

Music:

http://www.iTunes.com/
http://www.MusicMatch.com/
http://www.rhapsody.com/
Amazon
http://www.napster.com/
http://music.msn.com/
http://music.yahoo.com/unlimited/
http://www.connect.com/
http://www.buymusic.com/
http://www.emusic.com/