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Sources for Pictures, Graphs, etc.

  1. L.L. Woodard profile image88
    L.L. Woodardposted 6 years ago

    I've noticed some beautiful graphs and pictures on many hubs here and wondered what sources are being used. Any assistance would be much appreciated.

    1. KristenGrace profile image61
      KristenGraceposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Personally, for all of my hubs, I go by this:

      If I DON'T provide a source, it's my own photography.

      Otherwise, I'll give credit to the site it is from.

      1. L.L. Woodard profile image88
        L.L. Woodardposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        That's a good policy, KristenGrace. Perhaps the graphs and photos I've seen did have attribution, but I didn't pay appropriate attention.

        1. WryLilt profile image87
          WryLiltposted 6 years ago in reply to this

          This hub by Marisa Wright may help:

          http://hubpages.com/hub/How-to-Use-Flic … -Your-Hubs

          There are many people who don't attribute, and although the internet is a large place where it is difficult to track photos, I have heard stories of people getting emails telling them they're in breach of copyright.

          Before the attribution directly under the photo was added, some hubbers would post attribution at the bottom of the hub.

          1. L.L. Woodard profile image88
            L.L. Woodardposted 6 years ago in reply to this

            Thank you, WryLilt, I think this hub will do it.

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            TopUniverseposted 6 years ago in reply to this

            Is it ok to put attribution at the bottom of the hub?

            1. simeonvisser profile image87
              simeonvisserposted 6 years ago in reply to this

              HubPages provides an easy way to show the source of an image underneath the image. I think that is the best place because anyone who owns the image can immediately see that proper attribution is given. Furthermore, anyone who wishes to use the image can see the license and the attribution right away. There can be little confusion about that when it's right under the image.

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      Donna Ferrierposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Unless it's my photo, all of the photos on my hubs have captions underneath them detailing where they come from. Most of them come from iStockphoto. Others come from wikipedia.

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    mommyloves2writeposted 6 years ago

    Here is a link I use to find my images.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia: … _resources

  3. L.L. Woodard profile image88
    L.L. Woodardposted 6 years ago

    I enjoy the sense of community here and the helpfulness of so many fellow hubbers. Thanks for the many useful responses and hope I can be of some assistance to others as I better learn my way around.

 
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