Of Miscats and Misconceptions
Miscategorizations, more commonly referred to as 'miscats', happen all the time and in pretty much all galleries. Some of them are more affected than others but in general there is hardly any Gallery CV who won't be able to add their share to the topic.
Today I'd like to give you some general info on this often frustrating but in many cases easily avoided problem as well as clear up a misconception about the Customizations Gallery which should help you choose the necessary category a little more quickly.
In the end you will find a link to a very helpful article by Hardrockangel who has expanded on this topic with a specific relation to the Icons gallery.
What is a Miscat?
"Miscats are works that have been submitted to the wrong category of deviantART."
Simple as that. A traditional water colour painting in the 3D-Dim
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Realm of Fantasy
The Anatomy of a Group
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|FAQ #63: What sort of things can I use for Preview images?
Something relevant, something you made. Not random images. I hate clicking on images and getting text.
I think it's a mere skip and a hop from conning. And a devious way indeed of getting online images onto dA.
FAQ #104: What HTML formatting can we use on deviantART? And what is the format for these codes?