Tribeless Nomad (tribelessnomad) wrote in lj_userdoc,
Tribeless Nomad

Image hosting

As leora pointed out yesterday, the need for an image host now arises in connection with 2 FAQs: #6 "How do I add pictures to my journal entries?" and #97 "How do I add a Background Image?". FAQ #6 is old, and should be updated to bring it in line with FAQ #97. However, I'd prefer to see image hosting explained in only one place, to keep FAQ maintenance simple. Creating a new FAQ on image hosting, and linking #6 and #97 to it, seems like the best solution to me.

Also, I wonder if we should answer the image-hosting question more thoroughly. Here are my thoughts:I still oppose suggesting any particular image hosting service, for various reasons including those discussed at

[By the way, in FAQ #6, the sample <img> tag doesn't have an alt= attribute, which is required by the HTML 4 and XHTML 1 specs.]

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