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Photobucket tip!

Postby RJ » Mon Dec 04, 2017 7:02 pm

Hey folks.

Awhile back Photobucket threw a real wrench at all their users. Without 3rd party hosting you were unable to use their service to post pics anywhere on the web without paying them a ridiculous fee. Luke and I talked about paying for a FH photobucket account but it just made no sense as we couldn't really control who used it and for what once the password was given out. There are other options but if you do like photobucket there is a work around I've found.

Here's the work around that I stumble into. Use their Mobile App on your phone. Upload from your smartphone to the app and then you can share it anywhere. I don't know why it works but it does.

Give it a try maybe!
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Re: Photobucket tip!

Postby smitty55 » Mon Dec 04, 2017 8:18 pm

Some of the browsers now have a work around as well, but now that I'm using imgur I'm sticking with it.

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Re: Photobucket tip!

Postby badbass72 » Mon Dec 04, 2017 9:48 pm

I couldn't figure out how to post pictures before..guess I'm really screwed now lol
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Re: Photobucket tip!

Postby RJ » Tue Dec 05, 2017 5:34 am

smitty55 wrote:Some of the browsers now have a work around as well, but now that I'm using imgur I'm sticking with it.

Cheers


I don't know what they did over at PB. For awhile my old pics were affected on my own site then recently they all came back to life.

What's the browser work around Smitty?

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Re: Photobucket tip!

Postby Oneeleven » Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:43 am

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Re: Photobucket tip!

Postby smitty55 » Tue Dec 05, 2017 12:37 pm

Here you go Rob. I didn't try them at all, just saw it mentioned somewhere. https://forums.redflagdeals.com/google- ... x-2126190/

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Re: Photobucket tip!

Postby smitty55 » Tue Dec 05, 2017 12:41 pm

badbass72 wrote:I couldn't figure out how to post pictures before..guess I'm really screwed now lol


Try imgur. Very straightforward and easy to use. Register, upload pics. Click on pic and you'll get a window like this
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Click on copy beside BBCode and paste in your post.

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Re: Photobucket tip!

Postby RJ » Tue Dec 05, 2017 5:07 pm

Oneeleven wrote:https://www.google.ca/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0ahUKEwiz7ZyhqPPXAhWFTN8KHZvYARgQFggpMAA&url=https%3A%2F%2Fimgur.com%2F&usg=AOvVaw3p6bMJ-O8flkpiRYoN0oZ9

Another vote for Imgur. I post on Reddit a lot and it's what I use for there. Easy to sign up, use and it's free.


Cracks me up that your post was accompanied by your signature from PB being blocked!

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Re: Photobucket tip!

Postby JZ » Tue Dec 19, 2017 6:48 pm

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Re: Photobucket tip!

Postby RJ » Tue Dec 19, 2017 9:02 pm

You passed... :lol:
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Re: Photobucket tip!

Postby riverdog » Wed Dec 27, 2017 5:59 pm

Figured I'd try imgur Image turns out it was easy.
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Re: Photobucket tip!

Postby sindyciaray » Wed Jan 03, 2018 5:49 am

It was the best time to make that photobucket and the tip was harsh :( PhenQ
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