I was kind of asked to write this blog so here it goes. If you are working on a wiki, chances are you are working with copyrighted images. That means if you want to use them, you either need to have the copyright holder's express consent (not something you will easily get) or you can use them in a manner that qualifies as Fair Use under U.S law. The latter is your best option and with the right set up, qualifying those images under fair use will be pretty simple.
First, what Fair use is, is a means by which copyrighted material can be used legally without the copyright holder's consent. On Wikia, a few templates can help you qualify your images for Fair use. I will be using Bleach Wiki as my main example here as it is both my home wiki and …Read more >