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    Free image hosting - which one?

    I've been using Photobucket for a gazillion years now and mainly use it to link to my images stored there from various forums. However, Photobucket has just updated its T&Cs to stop the free account users from '3rd party hosting' so I can't do that any more.

    Short of paying up quite a lot of money, 400USD per year, for hardly any use (perhaps 20-30 photos per year uploaded and '3rd party hosted' in forums), are there any other free image hosting services that will allow me to use IMG tags in forum posts?

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    Re: Free image hosting - which one?

    Ah yes, trying that one out now.

    I hope this picture is visible:


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    Re: Free image hosting - which one?

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    Re: Free image hosting - which one?

    Ha ha! It works then...

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    Re: Free image hosting - which one?

    Ive just stopped paying my Flickr account US$24 a year, previously I could upload what I wanted, now Im limited to like 100 images a day or summat as daft.

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    Re: Free image hosting - which one?

    I used Flickr several years ago a for a while. It worked okay until the Yahoo side of things became more and more intrusive after Yahoo took over Flickr.

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    Re: Free image hosting - which one?

    I just drop any photos into an S3 bucket these days. You get 5gb of storage on the free tier, which sounds like it'll be more than enough for your needs.
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    You do realize that when I say things like that I don't mean it literally or what can be backed by stats.

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    Re: Free image hosting - which one?

    Forgive my ignorance but what is an S3 bucket please?

    It occurred to me that such a facility my serve to backup my large photo collection.

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