Why did this ZdNet Writer choose to leach from me?

“I was looking through my site’s logs and noticed that a significant amount of bandwidth was being pulled from a ZDNET site. So I decided to photoshop a picture with the author so that maybe he’ll learn to not leach images again.”

This story raises the issue of how you should link to a sites image. Should you link to it like this or do you copy the image to your site and host it yourself.. Either way it can get you in trouble like the above case or you can get into problems from copyright,

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Author: netweb

#bbPress core committer, contributor & moderator, #WordPress, and #BuddyPress Build Tools component maintainer. You can find me on WordPress Slack as @netweb, Twitter as @netweb, GitHub as @ntwb.

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