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Small print option?

  1. blue parrot profile image56
    blue parrotposted 7 years ago

    Wouldn't it be nice to have small print for the credits and references?

    I notice that most people have very few pictures, and I thought that maybe good pictures might make the ads less visible and are therefore not desirable, but if I would like to put in pictures anyway, I have to list the credits, and that adds too much of a tail to a hub.

    I also know that readers check a reference once in a 100 years approximately, and so that information could ne be printed really small.

  2. relache profile image87
    relacheposted 7 years ago

    Have you considered adding the credits and references in the caption slot?  That uses small print...

    1. blue parrot profile image56
      blue parrotposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      The credits are often long and not pretty: the type of license given is longish and sounds highly technical and then comes the location of the license, an internet address. And unless I am mistaken, HubPages does not allow tinyurl addresses all over the place.

  3. GmaGoldie profile image77
    GmaGoldieposted 7 years ago

    I sometimes do both - give credit in the capsule and also at the end of the Hub.  I prefer to give as much credit as possible as I am very appreciative of people's hard work.

    Often I create another capsule and entitled a section "In appeciation" or "references and citations"  Within here I prefer to add a link directly.

    I gree with Blue Parrot the full size text detracts from the subject.  Additionally, I always try to give the FTC Disclosure - IF I had a smaller font or a separate capsule designed just for the by the way I would most certainly use it on a regular basis.