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puck7x    0

Another "tip" (well a rule actually) that I mention time to time...

Please do not hot-link images from other websites (unless you own that site) ... Instead use a free image host such as ( http://imageshack.us/ ) .. Hot-linking images leeches bandwidth, and bandwidth is expensive, especially if your linking from small sites. Of course this goes without saying but... Never hotlink HW images on other forums.

http://imageshack.us/

What is Hotlinking? Its when you code it so an image from an external site will load on your site/forum/whatever. Pretty simple to understand, but yet alot of you still dont.

Example: You see a picture on TSN.ca that you'd like to use on the HW forum. So you copy the TSN URL and post the image (with img tags) on HW <b>THIS IS WRONG, DO NOT DO THIS!</b>. Its alright to post JUST the LINK to an image on another site, just do NOT make the image load on our forum.

Thanks (now actually start following the rules, okay?)

[Edited on 2005-6-13 by puck7x]

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