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Old 02-13-2021, 04:09 AM   #1
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Posting photos

What uploading service is generally used for uploading photos to this forum? I had used photobucket but have been having issues with it.

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Old 02-13-2021, 12:41 PM   #2
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Re: Posting photos

I'm surely no expert on the subject. But I believe any hosting site is bound to dissapear eventually. That leaves forums like this one, with few prospects going forward. Most of the forums are gone or mostly irrelevant, being replaced by facebook.
I used to post my proyects in about 7-8 forums. Had to reduce the images, host them. Then make a word fike with the narrative and the links (in Englisch and in Spanish). Then go and post in each forum.
Now, once the images are in my pc, I go to facebook, create an album, select the images, can put the narrative in the album description and a note with each image(if that is what I want to do). Load the album, which creates a post and then "share" with the 1/6 groups I select by hitting a couple of buttons and it is done.
This ease of loading and sharing, plus not needing a hosting site doomed the hosting sites and forums as we knew them.
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Old 02-13-2021, 01:27 PM   #3
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I’ve been using www.phase.com for many years now, very affordable and easy to use
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Old 02-13-2021, 02:06 PM   #4
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Re: Posting photos

I use postimages. Itís free (surprisingly, since 2004) and allows you to resize your images when uploading. An expiration can also be set. Can separate pics to folders when uploading. Outputs the usual links for copy & paste. You donít need an account to upload & share, but it helps to organize & use folders. It can be integrated into forums. I have seen that elsewhere. Not sure how itís done

https://postimages.org/

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Old 02-14-2021, 10:15 PM   #5
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Thanks for the info, I'll check out those photo sites.

Am one of those who doesn't and never has used facebook.
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