January 9th, 2017


Storing Fanart and Pics in the post-LJ era

Since the dread news about LJ, I've been fretting more about where to host all my fanart. They're on LJ scrapbook now, which is an okay interface and pretty easy to use, but who knows what they'll do to it next? 

Ordinary photo-sharing sites are no good as the file size is too low, they aim at making your art readily trawled by all (not always what I want) and I also worry that if I opt into a cute new site it'll go belly-up after I've gone through the hassle of moving everything. 

What I want in an art storage site:
Collapse )So that's where I'm at with this. I haven't actually moved many pics across so if anyone out there knows anything better, or sees flaws in this cunning plan, please set me straight!
(Test sample: Here's a sample of an M-rated dS post to AO3 using mediafire links. Let me know if you can't see the pic for any reason!)