If you want to post photos on our forum you will need to host them off site. This will hopefully change soon but for now, simply:
- Set up a free account to host the images, I would recommend Flickr.com
- Once uploaded and hosted click on the image and look for the “all sizes” link above the image. Generally the Medium size is best for the forum.
- Below the Medium sized image is a link to “grab the photo’s URL” Copy this link. Be sure to grab the link from here and not in the address bar of your web browser, you want the static link!
- Paste that link into your forum posting and wrap it in the tags and your image should show up! Here’s an example:
Static image link:
Notice how the image URL has the word static in it. When wrapped in the [img]/_inc/phpthumb/phpThumb.php?w=700&q=70&src;= tags you get this: