What Google Says:
Fast and easy photo sharing from Google. Share with friends and family, or explore public photos.
Source: Picasa Web Albums
Why You Should Use It:
Picasa Web Albums was Google’s answer to photo sharing sites like Flickr. Get free online storage up to 20G – great for backup in case your hard drive crashes and even better for sharing with colleagues, customers and friends.
Earlier in 2013, Google transitioned Picasa Web Albums to Google+ Photos seamlessly and without much of a fuss. Any links and URLs that point to Picasa Web Albums gets automatically redirected to Google+ Photos, which is essentially stored on Google Drive.
If you’re using Picasa, there’s a direct link to Google+ Photos now rather than Picasa Web Albums.
Read more about the transfer here at TechCrunch:
http://techcrunch.com Tue, 05 Mar 2013 18:18:39 GMT
We’ve known for some time that Google would be transitioning users away from its Picasa photo-sharing service to Google+ Photos, but now that process is..
If you need a bit of a tutorial on how to edit you photos you can read this here at Blogger Hints & Tips:
http://blogger-hints-and-tips.blogspot.com Sat, 28 Sep 2013 14:03:00 GMT
An in-depth look at how to edit pictures in Picasa web albums, and how to use Picasa-desktop to edit pictures in your Google+ Photos.
This is an in-depth 5-part video tutorial of how to use Picasa: