[mb-style] RFC-329: Removal of CDON.COM and AMG from What not to Link to
aeizyx at gmail.com
Fri Jul 15 10:46:27 UTC 2011
That page wasn't included under Style/ because it was never official
, so I don't think it should have been moved there.
Also, when you want to move a page, please ask someone  to move it
properly. Pasting the last version on the new page and making the old
page a redirect loses all the history (well, technically it's still
there, but nobody will be able to find it) and it also doesn't move the
I actually think the entire page should just be deleted, there's very
little on it that's still correct or not already stated somewhere else.
iTunes and CD Baby are also incorrect now. Last.fm is debatable but
would be more suited to the relevant pages (e.g. the discography
relationship page or a page talking about good/bad sources of data ).
 "It is not an Official Style Guideline"
there's nothing on
saying that it's official.
 Anyone (who's still active) from
 http://wiki.musicbrainz.org/How_To_Write_Edit_Notes I guess...
> Please see 'What not to link to':
> I think the following sites below should be okay to link to now.
> The ID on the end is an "AMG [Artist/Album/Song] ID"; the URI format seems
> unlikely to be obfuscated.
> "If you operate a Web site and wish to link to the AMG Websites, you may do
> so provided you agree to cease such link upon request from AMG." -
> Point 1 is now irrelevant and I think the EU domain could be used for all
> music links, rendering point two obsolete, also.
> The EU domain seems to stock all music products that the other sites do,
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