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Think in terms of future visitor experience: favour content in the post rather than an external link, and favour stable external sites rather than rot prone ones. Images should be uploaded to StackExchange's imgur server, using the Image <img> Ctrl+G icon in the edit bar of every Question and Answer post. They'll end up with an URL starting with https:...


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As you may be able to see, the link colors on Meta.GameDevelopment have been updated. They have been reverted to the standard Meta link colors. Update July 24, 2017 Chat and GD.SE link colors have been updated and will be updated once production builds out. Once production build, I'll update the post's status. Update July 26, 2017 Production has been ...


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Licensing Implications In regards to potential licensing issues, unless glaringly obvious (watermarks, do not copy, etc. ), I would not worry about it. I can see several reasons; I will go in to them in greater detail. Ultimately, if you do not feel comfortable with it, do not do it. Just because something is legally right, does not mean to say it is ...


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Is it appropriate to post imagery of sexual content if the question could call for it? No, it is even less appropriate than posting links since everyone that sees the question / answer will instantly be greeted with imagery that may or may not be offensive to them. Such images should be completely removed and any question that relies on them should be re-...


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I usually downvote answers that are basically just a link and I add a comment so that the poster can improve his answer. I think it's important that the poster mentions (at least) the relevant keywords in an answer, so that one can search the web for said keywords if the link goes down. It might be overkill to copy information from the linked article, but ...


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Is it appropriate to link to pornographic sites such as the one mentioned above? Yes. It is appropriate to post links to pornographic sites as long as they are relevant and they are clearly advertised as having sexual content (such as the answer linked in the question). Clicking links are voluntary and they do not hurt or offend anyone that decides not to ...


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When you edit questions, your goal is to make them more understandable and possibly future-proof. If this means to reupload and/or inline them, then do it. Putting the images in the text can make the reader's life easier, because they don't need to jump between sites, especially if it contains crucial information for the answer. However, before doing this, ...


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