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Anybody use Photobucket? - pauline - General Discussion - General Discussion - Getting to Know You - Software Help - Sharing Resources - PhotoImpact International Forum
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As you probably know Photobucket has changed their rules and now want $500 to host our images.  I have some images stored there but not as many as some people do who have businesses.  They are being accused of holding images/photos hostage as some people apparently didn't backup and can't get their photos back.

I am in the process of loading my images to another web hosting site so I'll be busy for awhile with that.

Check out what the people are saying about this big debacle!  To say they are mad is an understatement!  :whip

http://blog.photobucket.com/status/comment-page-1/#comments



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For some reason,my sig tag is still here. I rarely (never) go to photobucket for my own stuff so have no idea what else has survived their changes but for now all's well. (And I will NOT be paying them anything!)



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I have never used PhotoBucket. Glad now!



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http://support.photobucket.com/hc/en-us/signin?return_to=http%3A%2F%2Fsupport.photobucket.com%2Fhc%2Fen-us%2Farticles%2F201894904

Getting to be big in the world, they are.
Can still upload photos but will see ads. Can go ad free for 2.49/mo. Have 3 other price plans: 50 plus gigs for $6/mo, 100 plus gigs for $10/mo, and 500 plus gigs for $40/mo and apparently the only plan that supports 3rd party hosting. *sigh* I'm surprised my sig tag is still coming through.

Mary has found another image hosting site, ImgBB, if anyone wants to use it for sig tags or any other 3rd party hosting of images.



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Thanks, I am trying this one https://postimage.org
Easy to use and I've already tried downloading an image.  It worked good.



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Pasted this url direct from the site Pauline mentions (automatically resizes to what you want) Ridiculously easy. I didn't even get an account. :Tup1

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ive gone on to postimage..no probs, and easy...
cant get my images back either.....



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And another place we can use! All right!! :)



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Testing, 1-2-3, testing.



:::sheepish grin::: used the wrong link first time... LOL

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I was uploading some images and lo and behold, they were going to the wrong gallery!  I contacted them by email to ask if there was a way to move the images to the right gallery but I haven't heard from them.  Now I do know how to put them in the right gallery so
I guess I'll get  to work uploading again! 

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Hi I just want to let you know the image hosting site is only for very small images such as sigtags.



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The large ones load just fine.  Are you saying they won't post?



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It looks like yours did - that's great.



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