Photos

How to turn a photo album into a public website on iPhone, iPad, and Mac for free

Two iPhones showing a photo album turned into a public website

The Photos app on iPhone, iPad, and Mac allows you to create a public website that lists the photos and videos of an album for free. You can share the link of this publicly shared album website with anyone, and they can view those photos and videos!

This little-known feature is a great way to easily share pictures with friends and family, even if they don't own an iPhone. And in this tutorial, we'll show you how to do that.

How to back up your Mac photos and videos

Back up photos on Mac

Given your Mac’s large internal drive, you may be tempted to store all your photos and videos locally on it. But keeping your meaningful memories in just one place is never the ideal solution, as you may lose them due to drive failure, theft, or unforeseen circumstances. Therefore, it is highly recommended you back up your most precious pictures and videos to at least two different places, and in this tutorial, we’ll help you with that.