[Wiki Loves Monuments] WLM banner problem

Platonides platonides at gmail.com
Wed Sep 5 21:46:00 UTC 2012

On 05/09/12 01:14, Paul Selitskas wrote:
> Hi everyone.
> Is it necessary to provide attribution and license text URL after
> every use of CC image? We can make a page 'Copyrights' on
> wikilovesmonuments.org where every thing will be attributed. I mean
> the banner stuff, website stuff, etc. Anyway, we'd have to link to
> this page in the banner or what...

That would indeed solve the problem. A note stating the license of the
image shown on the previous page would be ok IMHO. *But* we are linking
to 35 different websites. So it is actually easier to change the image
(with which we also solve the oppose from the author).

> people... if there is at some point a discussion worth of being called
> bikeshedding... it must be this one :)
I agree. The spirit of the WLM-exception seems to me that you do not
need to attach any licensing information at all to the picture when
using related to WLM.

However, for the sake of correctness I've asked her for a more explicit
statement at

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