Category: website

Note on Video Uploading Speed

When videos are uploaded to Youtube, they take a Really Long Time. A 30 minutes interview will take One Entire Day and a 1 hr event will take 3 days. Luna does not know why the upload speed is So Slow when her downloads are pretty fast and her internet is “AT&T High Speed Internet Direct Elite” and the computer being used is an intel core i7. Luna checked on http://www.speed.io/ and saw that her download speed is 4.08 Kbs and her upload speed is 188 Kbs. She will be investigating this upload issue.

Luna is aware often people are looking forward to event reviews, recordings and Panel/Lecture replays, she thanks you for your patience with.


Schedule Changes for Tarot Forecasts and Interviews

Hello everyone, I have to change my schedule for Tarot Forecasts and Interviews because I my schedule is still irregular and it’s difficult to maintain these set times. Also, I will not be on Periscope regularly, I realized that sometimes my phone does not have adequate reception so I just record and then upload onto youtube. I Will be scoping from any events I attend so you guys can check them out, and my Tarot forecasts and Interviews, along with other postings will definitely continue, so stay tuned!

also: I am preparing a New Moon reading for this Saturday :3


Gaining Permission to Publish Photos of Tarot & Oracle Decks online & in social media

(this post will be updated as i gain more information about publishers, and also as i gain more tarot decks :P)
This is my follow up to Biddy Tarot‘s VERY informative and eye opening post about Tarot reader’s guide to copyright. I decided to write this because I spent Quite a Long while searching online for ways to gain permission of use for the decks and I wanted to share what I know so that others don’t have to spend Forever online looking for the same information.

Sorted by Publisher:

(Independent) Artists You Know

ask them 😀 I have permission from Marcella Kroll and i LOVE her Sacred Symbols Oracle deck!

Blue Angel

I have permission from them to use images of Tarot & Oracle decks for non-commercial purposes as long as I credit where appropriate! I recommend you email their general info address.

Hay House

Hay house has not allowed me to publish images of their decks, I respect that. I will be altering my site to take down what images I have and will not be posting photos of their decks here. You can go look on their site and message customer service if you want to ask about different decks of yours. Btw I had to email customer service, the person on live chat gave me an email address because he/she did not have authority to decide about permission.

Lo Scarabeo

According to this post on Aeclectic Tarot‘s forum
If a person is in possession of a physical deck published by Lo Scarabeo, and intend to use the deck on the web inside a blog or an a review site, it is now possible to use the images. It’s the important that the blog or website is not linked to a commercial activity (for instance it’s not part of an online reading service). Also the “images copyrigth by Lo Scarabeo” is necessary. However, if the two aboive steps are maintained, it’s not necessary to have written permission from us. And there is no limits to the number of images that can be used.

It would be appreciated, but it’s not required, if any blog or website using our images would send us an e-mail to inform us. Also, warmly appreciated but not required, is a link to our website.

Lo Scarabeo hopes that this wide-angle permission will be of help to the Tarot community, without endorsing any pirate commercial use of Lo Scarabeo images.
This makes me REALLY happy because Most of my tarot decks are published by them. This is what I spent Quite a while searching online for. I even emailed Lo Scarabeo’s customer service, messaged them on facebook, and was wondering when they would reply.

US Games

You have to fill out a Permission Request and fax it to them. You can also read their Tarot Reproduction Policies

Bonus links!

https://pixabay.com/ has free stock images and is where i got that photos of cards in this post’s featured image
http://www.texturecrate.com/ my favorite site for textures
https://www.canva.com/ EASIEST to use online graphic design “software”


Tarot & Oracle Deck Copyright Permission & Periscope News!

Hello everyone, I am waiting for ALL the tarot deck publishers that I have contacted to reply with permission to use the deck on my website and in social media! So far a few publishers and deck artists have written back to me, and I am still waiting for a few to reply so there will be less posts.

I became aware of this when Biddy Tarot posted about it in her newsletter. It is Really important to understand legalities around using images of decks so go read her post here http://www.biddytarot.com/guide-to-copyright/. And here is a direct link to US Games Copyright info here New Product Guidelines & Copyright Forms for U.S Games

Also, I am on Periscope! So check out my channel to see some daily readings and interviews! @lunadeltarot
@lunadeltarot

Schedule of Scopes!

  • Interviews of Intuitives/Psychics/Mediums/Energy Healers planned every Wednesday between 12-1pm so make sure you watch my channel then!
  • Tarot or Oracle Card of the Day with Luna planned for Monday and Friday around 12pm

Site Creation! Learning from Confusion

Yesterday was the Full Snow Moon whence i set the goal of finally updating my website and getting the wordpress/blog portion to work.

Since I’v been having trouble getting the wordpress scripts to work with my original webhost [for the past couple months], i decided to scrap the idea of attaching my psyche blog to my personal site and thought about registering another domain and signing on to hosting with another company. I did a reading on this and as you can see below, the answer was Duh

new domain and web host question

Left Side: new domain name and new host Right Side: not getting a new domain or host
  • This is the most logical choice. Follow the structure that is available for you, and everything will turn out balanced and fair.
  • This will bring you out of resignation with your website and draw you into becoming active again.
  • Beginning new projects while not letting the past one go is the result of idealistic attachments.
  • The world is there but you will not see it as it’s energy is not being accepted by you.

Stop fighting with the problems and you will see your way out of the mental deadlock

So i looked at the price of registering the domain through wordpress, then i searched on google about wordpress and found out that there was something called wordpress.org. i was using wordpress.com, so i read about some pros and cons to each platform listed on this page. I went over to bluehost and compared the price of purchasing a domain and premium account on wordpress.com to the cost of getting an account with bluehost. After going to the second menu i realized that the cost was pretty similar and i could create multiple websites on there! So I decided to purchase hosting with bluehost.

I started web work at 11:30pm even though i had planned to work on my website as soon as i woke up (i was out and my desktop computer was in the house), so after importing and spending time picking a theme and customizing it, i called it a night around 2:30am and went to sleep.

notes

  • having a way to work on website remotely would be nice : solution use that secondhand ipad 1 i have stored away
  • email questions to webhost customer service as soon as possible

Thanks to

This day was a day of learning in which i let go of the turmoil and grew.

I will go back to looking at all those wonderful tutorials on http://www.wpbeginner.com/ to add more content to this site!