| This page documents an official Avatar Wiki policy.
It is a widely accepted standard that should normally be followed by all editors.
Except where otherwise specified, the text on Avatar Wiki is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike License 3.0 (Unported) (CC-BY-SA).
Non-text media on Avatar Wiki should not be assumed to be available under the same license as the text. Please view the media description page for details about the license of any specific media file. Off-wiki content, such as emails and IRC chats, should not be assumed to be under this license if this is not explicitly stated.
What does this mean?
- When contributing to the wiki, you agree to give permission to the general public to redistribute and reuse your contributions freely for any purpose (including commercial), provided that they follow the attribution requirements of the CC-BY-SA license.
- If you wish to copy text to the wiki from another wiki or an external site, the text you are using must be available under terms that are compatible with the CC-BY-SA license. If this is the case, credit the author(s) and include a link. If copying from another Wikia wiki, use Template:Wikia wiki for these purposes, and if copying from Wikipedia, use Template:Wikipedia. Remember, do not copy work which you do not hold the copyright to or which is not available under this license.
- When reusing Avatar Wiki content on your own website, you must provide credit to the authors either by including a) a hyperlink (where possible) or URL to the page or pages you are reusing, b) a hyperlink (where possible) or URL to an alternative, stable online copy which is freely accessible, which conforms with the license, and which provides credit to the authors in a manner equivalent to the credit given on this website, or c) a list of all authors. (Any list of authors may be filtered to exclude very small or irrelevant contributions.). If you make modifications or additions to the page you reuse, you must license them under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike License 3.0 or later. For further information, please refer to the legal code of the CC-BY-SA License. Attribution example when reusing Avatar Wiki content on your own website:
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