How to properly source/credit your resources!

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In the art world, it is extremely important to credit everything you use, that is made by other artists!

Obviously, not every inspiration that goes into your pieces will need credited, but mostly, anything you integrate within a piece will NEED to be credited.

Examples

Credit Needed:bulletgreen: Texture Packs
Credit Needed:bulletgreen: Textures
Credit Needed:bulletgreen: Linearts
Credit Needed:bulletgreen: Bases
Credit Needed:bulletgreen: Color Palettes
Credit Needed:bulletgreen: Stock Art
Credit Needed:bulletgreen: 3D Models
Credit Needed:bulletgreen: Patterns

Credit Appreciated:bulletorange: Tutorials
Credit Appreciated:bulletorange: Fonts

Remember that each artist might have different requirements for using their things!
ALWAYS READ THEIR OWN RULES!




How To Link!


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:devUSERNAME:

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username


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:iconUSERNAME:

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Basic Link


If you don't want to spend time making a link, you always have the option of just copy-paste the URL

Link/URL/Addresses look like this

http://adoptdesignhub.deviantart.com/blog/435833910/

and when pasted anywhere, will show up like this, adoptdesignhub.deviantart.com/…




HTML


(This way will work on deviantart and other websites that allow HTML)
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<a href="LINK HERE NO SPACES">TITLE HERE</a>
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TITLE HERE



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