How to upload SmugMug photos and videos to Flickr?

SmugMug is an online photo & video storage and sharing service that provides users with unlimited storage space. SmugMug makes it really easy for users to store, share & edit their photos online. SmugMug was launched in the year 2002 and since then it has been one of the premium online photo & video sharing services. SmugMug also migrated to the cloud starting with Amazon S3 for storage & backup purpose. However, there are various conscious users who do not rely on just one backup service to backup all their photos, videos, documents etc. They prefer to use a combination of backup services and media to safeguard their photos and videos.

One such service, which many people think of as a good and a reliable source to backup & store Photos, is Flickr. And with the recent announcements of 1 TB free storage space, it has become more popular. So, if you are amongst the many who wish to migrate their whole photo collection from SmugMug to Flickr, PicBackMan is here to help.

With PicBackMan’s migrate tool you can migrate/transfer/upload all your SmugMug photo collection to Flickr effortlessly. Here’s a quick step by step guide for it

Upload SmugMug photos and videos to Flickr

  1. On Accounts tab, associate your SmugMug and Flickr accounts.
  2. Go to Migrate tab and click on ‘Choose Account to Migrate’ button. Now select SmugMug from the dropdown list of associated accounts and click save.
  3. Now you’ll see a SmugMug icon on the window and corresponding it various checkboxes for various online services.
  4. In order to migrate photos to Flickr account, select the check box corresponding to Flickr icon.
  5. Now click ‘Migrate’ button that you see at the bottom of the window.
  6. All your SmugMug photos and videos will now be migrated to your Flickr account.

Note that PHOTO and VIDEO upload shouldn’t be running. Also, it might take time for migration to complete depending on the number of photos you have in your SmugMug account.

Here’s the video tutorial that you can refer to

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