Fotolia Releases Localized Upgrade

May 13, 2010

Fotolia announced the global release of its image add-in for Microsoft Word 2010 and Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Now available in 12 languages and 10 countries and regions, Fotolia has massively increased the multimedia functionality of the first microstock plug-in, with HD videos and subscription images available for download through Fotolia's free ribbon. The services features more than 8 million articles from 100,000 contributing artists.

Fotolia was the first microstock company to integrate images into Microsoft Office through a customized ribbon. Originally debuting in October 2009, nearly 75,000 people have downloaded the free plug-in from After downloading the free ribbon from, users can browse search results alongside their documents, plus get access to custom galleries, downloaded image libraries, and a selection of free daily images.