Google will penalize your site if it cannot steal your images!
Apparently not letting google steal your images is against Googles (fascist) guidelines. Google images scrapes the internet for any images it can find and then displays them on its search results by hot linking to them. By hotlinking images the bandwidth of the site being hotlinked to is used up instead of the site doing the hotlinking as the image is being loaded directly from the site being hotlinked. This means Google uses up your bandwidth and not Googles. BANDWIDTH ISN’T FREE. If google using up your bandwidth and stealing your images wasn’t bad enough google doesn’t even send you […]