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There's a page I once saw on Geograph, and I can't find it again!
I don't understand Grid References - are there any sites to help me?

Viewing Images

Counties, I'm confused, which do you display?
I've seen little thumbs-up symbols around the site, what are they?
What are those little thumbs to the right of the images about?
Can I subscribe to a square and receive a notification when new photos are added to it?

Reusing Geograph Content

Do you have an RSS feed?
I would be interested in using Geograph content, is that possible?
Can I use photos in publication?
Can I re-use a Geograph article elsewhere? How about copyright?

Photo Contributors

How do I find which squares need photographing?
Where can I find the reference number of a photo?
How do I delete my account? no photos submitted
How does a viewer/subscriber find the grid squares which have few or no photos?
I've had a complaint about one of my pictures. What should I do?
Where do I find squares where points are available?
Can I find out which of my images have been re-used on other websites?

Photo Contributors :: Contributing

What are shared descriptions, and how can I add them?
How do I enable the Geographical Context based Submission process?
Is there a way to enter latitude and longitude directly when submitting?

Points and Moderation

Why have I gained an extra point without uploading a picture?


How do I upload a photo in Portrait to display correctly? It uploads to landscape.

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