[Clipart] Bis: About using your images only for intern using anddemos
Nicu Buculei (OCAL)
nicu at apsro.com
Thu Oct 12 23:26:29 PDT 2006
> We seem to be getting these "can I use your images for this ..." emails more
> and more. Do you think it would be warranted to put a eye catching Public
> Domain logo on the site, and a link to a brief, simple explanation of what
> public domain is, so people don't get confused so easily?
The very first text one can see on our website is:
"This project aims to create an archive of user contributed clip art
that can be freely used.
All graphics submitted to the project should be placed into the Public
Domain according to the statement by the Creative Commons."
I thinks this is good enough, we can put an icon
(http://clipart.nicubunu.ro/pd.png), but anything else would be too
intrusive. Putting a big "FREE!!!" text or icon would make us look like
scam sites which attempt to install spyware.
IMO, the "problem" is we are too disruptive, people are brainwashed by
the copyright cartel and just can't believe we are releasing content
absolutely free, without requiring anything back, and ask for confirmation.
Open Clip Art Library: http://www.openclipart.org
my cool Fedora wallpapers: http://fedora.nicubunu.ro/wallpapers/
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