User talk:Fusion is the future
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- The question is more about the authorship: The authorship of the photographs and the bookpage/newspaper. Did all authors agree to the license and did they agree that with the licensing they irrevocably release some rights so that anyone, worldwide, can reuse their work for any purpose including commercial reuse? --Martin H. (talk) 13:20, 11 September 2010 (UTC)
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Tip: Categorizing images
Hello, Fusion is the future!
Thanks a lot for contributing to the Wikimedia Commons! Here's a tip to make your uploads more useful: Why not add some categories to describe them? This will help more people to find and use them.
1) If you're using the UploadWizard, you can add categories to each file when you describe it. Just click "more options" for the file and add the categories which make sense:
2) You can also pick the file from your list of uploads, edit the file description page, and manually add the category code at the end of the page.
- [[Category:Category name]]
For example, if you are uploading a diagram showing the orbits of comets, you add the following code:
- [[Category:Astronomical diagrams]]
When picking categories, try to choose a specific category ("Astronomical diagrams") over a generic one ("Illustrations").
- Image:European Music Year 1985 Austria.jpg was uncategorized on 11 September 2010 CategorizationBot (talk) 10:45, 12 September 2010 (UTC)