Photobucket Sucks

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  1. RoryBreaker

    RoryBreaker Well-Known Member

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    vampstorso Very Well-Known Member

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    wow, that's crazy!

    I still remember making my photobucket account in the primary school computer lab! I can't believe the price point they've chosen...just...wow.
     
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    Image shack could be a replacement?
    Then again they'll probably all go in the same direction.
    Imagine if the likes of Facebook or Twitter ect started charging. Be the world's newest and biggest drug epidemic:p:D
     
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    That's a fair hike, from zero to that.
     
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    Pauls_Pythons Subscriber Subscriber Power Seller

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    Quick way to finish your business if you ask me. Even fb would probably go under if they stuck a $400 a year bill on using it.
     
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    Stuart Site Admin Staff Member

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    Bloody shame, i am affected too. I wonder how long it will be until they have "specials" on hosting prices etc
     
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    I use imgur or tinypic :/

    Stupid move by photobucket, would work if they were the only ones to do what they do, but there's 100s of free ones!
     
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    Copied from a car forum I also use

    Hopefully some members may be able to use this info tho regain control of list pictures and then be able to save and repost them
     
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    eipper Very Well-Known Member APS Veteran

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    or you use flickr....
     
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    RickB Not so new Member

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    With Photbucket on the road to corporate suicide where do we go to store our pics now?
    Is Google photos an option??
     
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    RoryBreaker Well-Known Member

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    They seem to have finally come to their senses.

    All the 3rd party hosting rights have been reinstated.

    Bout bloody time.
     
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    Just testing to see if I can use Photobucket pictures...

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