How Does Search By Images Work?

Google Reverse Image Search helps you to easily find visually similar photos or images from all over the web.

Go Search By Images Tool

Upload a photo from your desktop to Google Images and it will show you related images used on other websites, including various sizes of the same photo almost instantly and securely.

Why Use Search By Image?

Find duplicate content

Find duplicate content on your website or track marketing efforts (eg. infographics).

Find loved ones

Find loved ones, lost friends and old flames by searching for their images.

Find out what websites a person has a profile on

This can include dating sites, social networks and even public forums.


Discover your favorite celebrity names.

Track down artists

If you've found a piece of art that you really want, you can do a reverse image search to find out who the artist is.

Find copyrighted images

If you have your own images that you sell. You can do an image search to see where else on the internet they are to make sure that you get your royalties.