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Using the New spinnies

BZP april fools spinnies

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#1 Offline Snubby

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Posted Apr 01 2014 - 05:09 PM

Since there isn't any real way to earn the April Fool's day spinnies (they're random and change whenever you refresh the page), can we use them in our sigs, posts, etc.?


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#2 Online Gatanui

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Posted Apr 01 2014 - 05:52 PM

Does anyone actually care about that rule anymore? :P I'd say it's fine. It would be a pity to see all these spinnies go to waste.

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#3 Offline Pomegranate

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Posted Apr 01 2014 - 05:56 PM

Do not use BZPower as an image host. Do not link to images from BZPower elsewhere without permission. This includes uploaded avatars and images as well as rank images or any assets from BZPower.



Would this apply to using the spinnies in your sig? Or is it fine to use them without reuploading the gifs to a different host?

Edited by Pomegranate, Apr 01 2014 - 05:58 PM.

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Posted Apr 01 2014 - 06:02 PM

Do not use BZPower as an image host. Do not link to images from BZPower elsewhere without permission. This includes uploaded avatars and images as well as rank images or any assets from BZPower.



Would this apply to using the spinnies in your sig? Or is it fine to use them without reuploading the gifs to a different host?

I'm pretty sure it's fine, many spinnies are being loaded whenever you load a topic anyway so the stress on the server is totally negligible.

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#5 Offline Infrared

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Posted Apr 01 2014 - 06:03 PM

 

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Do not use BZPower as an image host. Do not link to images from BZPower elsewhere without permission. This includes uploaded avatars and images as well as rank images or any assets from BZPower.


Would this apply to using the spinnies in your sig? Or is it fine to use them without reuploading the gifs to a different host?

 

 

That rule only applies to using BZPower images on another site, not BZP itself, so it should be okay. The only concern is that the images might be removed from the site at some point, but B6 or whoever uploaded them created a new path for the spinnies and didn't just overwrite the normal ones so I imagine they're here to stay.

 

Edit: forgot a word


Edited by Infrared, Apr 01 2014 - 06:06 PM.

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#6 Offline Snubby

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Posted Apr 01 2014 - 06:14 PM

Alright, thanks Gata and Infa


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#7 Offline Meiko

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Posted Apr 01 2014 - 07:54 PM

You could also save the spinnies to your computer and/or upload them to an external image host such as Majhost or Imgur, if you don't want to worry about possible policy issues or losing them if the BZPower staff decide to delete these spinnies from the site at some point.


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Posted Apr 02 2014 - 01:56 PM

You could also save the spinnies to your computer and/or upload them to an external image host such as Majhost or Imgur, if you don't want to worry about possible policy issues or losing them if the BZPower staff decide to delete these spinnies from the site at some point.

I was more looking for whether the staff would allow it or not, since I tried using the yearly masks in my sig once, and got a PM saying I wasn't allowed to unless I earned them, but thanks anyway.


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Posted Apr 03 2014 - 03:19 PM

I hope they do let use them and put them as our spinnie then just having the yearly spinnie. Also I really want to put Unikitty on my about me 3.gif


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Posted Apr 03 2014 - 05:14 PM

Now that April 1st is past, I wish I had thought about saving those. '-' I wonder if they're still somehow accessible, or if someone kept them in a majhost folder?


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Posted Apr 03 2014 - 05:14 PM

I have all of them saved.

 

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Posted Apr 03 2014 - 05:30 PM

Now that April 1st is past, I wish I had thought about saving those. '-' I wonder if they're still somehow accessible, or if someone kept them in a majhost folder?

I have all of them saved.

 

;)

Someone made a tracker about making them optional, instead of just having the yearly spinnies, plus it shows all of them.
(here a link to it)


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Posted Apr 03 2014 - 06:26 PM

Credit to Bfahome? :P


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Posted Apr 03 2014 - 06:50 PM

The reason Bfa has them saved is he made most of them in the first place. :P And actually, they are still on BZPower's servers:

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Posted Apr 03 2014 - 08:26 PM

I haven't closed this yet because I don't know the answer - but I've seen B6 lurking this topic, and he hasn't objected, so...

Go ahead. Credit to Bfahome indeed.

 

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