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Offline amy2010

Discontinuation of ebooks
« on: June 02, 2012, 01:13 PM »
Now that ebooks have stopped uploading here any ideas to which sites the uploaders might have gone too?
 

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Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #1 on: June 02, 2012, 08:03 PM »
The uploaders are still here (I was one), we're just not uploading anymore. If you mean where else can you find free ebooks, try Mobilism, Booklending, 4shared, 2shared, Veryebooks, Ebubbud, Chomikuj, or Demonoid.
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Offline AbsentMinded

Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #2 on: June 02, 2012, 10:38 PM »
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Now that ebooks have stopped uploading here any ideas to which sites the uploaders might have gone too?

There are sites I know that is similar to STP just PM me if you want to know xD (advertisement of other site/s is not allowed here i think :-X)

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Offline GG drypen!

Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #3 on: June 02, 2012, 10:43 PM »
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There are sites I know that is similar to STP just PM me if you want to know xD (advertisement of other site/s is not allowed here i think :-X)

You are more than welcome to link to sites, you just can't link to books at those sites lol.
 

Offline AbsentMinded

Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #4 on: June 02, 2012, 11:39 PM »
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You are more than welcome to link to sites, you just can't link to books at those sites lol.

Oh, thank you drypen for clearing that up :laugh:



On the other hand, this are the sites I know that is also into book sharing :angel:
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Offline Mr. Admin

Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #5 on: June 03, 2012, 07:02 AM »
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On the other hand, this are the sites I know that is also into book sharing :angel:
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These sites allow ebook hosting? Or just links to ebooks hosted on other sites?

If these sites allow links to ebooks hosted on other sites then I see no reason why we can't do it as well. They are much bigger sites and rules should be same for us and them.

Note: At the moment drypen's comment holds, we will consider sharing links with new site rules.
« Last Edit: June 03, 2012, 07:04 AM by Mr. Admin »
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Offline Lexie

Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #6 on: June 03, 2012, 07:15 AM »
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These sites allow ebook hosting? Or just links to ebooks hosted on other sites?

If these sites allow links to ebooks hosted on other sites then I see no reason why we can't do it as well. They are much bigger sites and rules should be same for us and them.

Note: At the moment drypen's comment holds, we will consider sharing links with new site rules.

I think they do. I actually look at drpgroup.org and I found this: You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login on their Board FAQ. And they do have books too: You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login

You also have to member and they have required number of posts before you see their links, etc.

In my country, there's also an ebook sharing site. Though its not all ebooks. They also have animes, movies, games, etc where you can download it either in the site or they post MF links.
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Offline Nyny

Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #7 on: June 03, 2012, 07:29 AM »
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These sites allow ebook hosting? Or just links to ebooks hosted on other sites?

If these sites allow links to ebooks hosted on other sites then I see no reason why we can't do it as well. They are much bigger sites and rules should be same for us and them.

Note: At the moment drypen's comment holds, we will consider sharing links with new site rules.

I think only tehparadox is in the US. The other ones can share because they aren't in the US anyways.
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Offline amy2010

Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #8 on: June 03, 2012, 10:21 AM »
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These sites allow ebook hosting? Or just links to ebooks hosted on other sites?

If these sites allow links to ebooks hosted on other sites then I see no reason why we can't do it as well. They are much bigger sites and rules should be same for us and them.

Note: At the moment drypen's comment holds, we will consider sharing links with new site rules.

Well i use viprasys and mobilism and basically people upload the links to other downloading sites like zippyshare and mediafire. I hope the admin can work something out i found a lot of great books on this site that werent available on others!!
 

Offline m0nyka

Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #9 on: June 03, 2012, 06:49 PM »
I found a list but haven't tried any of them You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login
 

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Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #10 on: June 03, 2012, 10:12 PM »
Thank you so much, Jennell! Your links were really helpful. I was crushed when e-book sharing was halted and I had a lot of trouble finding one of the books that used to be listed here. I was able to find it on one of your listed sites. Totally made my week! :)
 

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Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #11 on: June 05, 2012, 01:35 PM »
I've tried using some of those sites but you have to have a minimum number of posts & I can't seem to reply to post to anything b/c again I don't have enough posts...It seems to be a crazy vicious cycle....  Uh!
 

Offline fazina

Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #12 on: June 05, 2012, 07:16 PM »
that is so true im tring to post but since i have no post i cant get tro >:(
 

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Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #13 on: June 06, 2012, 02:16 AM »
I have tried superiorz and they don't let you reply unless you have one post, so I created it, and then all links worked for me
 

Offline Delph

Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #14 on: June 06, 2012, 06:35 AM »
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Offline hpettis09

Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #15 on: June 06, 2012, 06:53 AM »
I also use freebookspot.com
 

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Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #16 on: June 06, 2012, 08:56 AM »
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I've tried using some of those sites but you have to have a minimum number of posts & I can't seem to reply to post to anything b/c again I don't have enough posts...It seems to be a crazy vicious cycle....  Uh!

Buttons1721, I just had this problem as well, however I just created a post in the general forum under the forum introduce yourselves:D Hope this helps!
 

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Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #17 on: June 12, 2012, 01:23 PM »
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Mobilism is no longer working. It's displaying 502 Bad Gateway. Don't know when will it get fixed.

hi. i just checked Mobilism and it's working now. thanks!  :)
 

Offline Moon13

Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #18 on: June 13, 2012, 11:39 AM »
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Well i use viprasys and mobilism and basically people upload the links to other downloading sites like zippyshare and mediafire. I hope the admin can work something out i found a lot of great books on this site that werent available on others!!

I've used dpgroup, superiorz, mobilism, viprasys and in all these sites members upload links to the other downloading sites. I wish at least we could do the same here if not uploading the books directly because these sites are doing the same then why not PTS also? & I agree with you. Even if some of them are pretty big sites then STP but I always found books here rather than those site many times.

I've also used forum.mininova.org where members put requests in the posts & if any member has it they just PM each other with the link of other downloading site. I think this technique is more effective.
 

Offline Mr. Admin

Re: Discontinuation of ebooks
« Reply #19 on: June 13, 2012, 06:46 PM »
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I've used dpgroup, superiorz, mobilism, viprasys and in all these sites members upload links to the other downloading sites. I wish at least we could do the same here if not uploading the books directly because these sites are doing the same then why not PTS also? & I agree with you. Even if some of them are pretty big sites then STP but I always found books here rather than those site many times.

I've also used forum.mininova.org where members put requests in the posts & if any member has it they just PM each other with the link of other downloading site. I think this technique is more effective.
We are fine with both of these options, we have discontinued ebook hosting, sharing links to other sites is fine.
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