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Madmerv

I'm sure some of you are aware of the changes to Photobucket. All photos that have been linked via photobucket are now not accessible.

They have moved to a paid subscription model to try and extract your hard earned cash. This leaves a lot of the older content, for me anyway, obsolete because as we all know "It didnt happen unless there is a photo". 

A lot of work will be needed to go through and change the old photo's out. Not impressed at all.

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ineke

I've just checked a few of my threads and my pictures still seem to be there. I use photo bucket almost exclusively . I haven't noticed an issue YET . My pictures go back to January 2013 on this forum. I guess I will need to find a new app for picture sharing - it was bound to happen eventually .

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Madmerv

Yeah i just checked yours and they are good. Wonder why mine are not working then. Are you a paid subscriber to Photobucket?

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jayc

If you see any missing photos or pictures from content that I have written ... please let me know.

I'll try to fix it.

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ineke

I'm not a paid up member of photobucket - i have been using photobucket for a long time don't know if that makes a difference

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Zoidburg

It might depend on how often or how much you link to photos on Photobucket as well...

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KillieOrCory

Booo! My photos are all stuffed!

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jayc
2 hours ago, KillieOrCory said:

Booo! My photos are all stuffed!

 

SKFA is now not only for Shrimps. Hence the name change - SKF Aquatics.

So it would be great if we could see more posts from you about your Killies and tanks.

There is a killi page just for killies.

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ineke

Now that photobucket requires payment to use our own pictures on 3 rd party sites- like SKF -can anyone suggest another  free photo share app. I take my pictures on my phone mostly but don't use my phone for forums and facebook so I need to be able to get my pictures from my phone or my computer in the case of my DSLR. 

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NoGi

When you compare our member subscription rates to photobucket, we are miles ahead ?

Host photos here.

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Madmerv

If you host your photo's on SKFA can you link to other forums from here?

I have switched to putting my photo's up on Flickr and have found it to be pretty good once you have worked out how to get around the site. I do not use a phone for photo's so can not say how well it works from mobile devices but from the PC it is good. It is free for now.

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NoGi

Yes, as long as it’s posted to a section that’s public (e.g. you can view it without logging in) it will work fine. If I remember correctly, the gallery is all public accessible here. You are only limited by the image quota associated by your membership.

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KillieOrCory

Over time I will go through my old posts and repost the images.

Or can create updated posts, you never know! lol

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