Is AO3 illegal?

Is AO3 illegal?

Archive of Our Own allows writers to publish any content, so long as it is legal.

Why is it called AO3?

It combines the characters A, O, and 3 with arms raised in celebration, symbolizing the joy of fannish creation on the Archive. The acronym “AO3” comes from the initials of the English site title Archive of Our Own–an A and three O’s.

What does AO3 mean in anime?

On Archive of Our Own (AO3), users can make profiles, create works and other Content, post comments, give Kudos, create Collections and Bookmarks, participate in Challenges, import works, and more.

What does hits mean in AO3?

According to AO3′s FAQ: Hits are a counter of how many times a work has been accessed. A hit is registered every time a visitor navigates to a work’s page, with the following exceptions: If two visits in a row come from the same IP address, only the first one is registered.

What fandom has the most fanfiction on AO3?

Destiel is, as far as I can tell from the stats, the biggest ship on AO3 overall, with over 90,000 fics total. The next closest in sheer total number were Sterek and Johnlock, both of which were much further down in the 2020 numbers, as 29 and 53 respectively.

What is the longest fic on AO3?

“CCW: Character Championship Wrestling” by NinjaCato on AO3 caps at about 3,817,471 words, which makes it longer than…

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Will AO3 ever leave beta?

We’re planning to take off the Beta label when we reach version 1.0, but that’ll likely take another couple of years (see also: our Roadmap).

Can you go to jail for writing fanfiction?

Most times, fanfiction works fit into the category of not infringing on fair use. One can make these types of works without necessarily getting direct approval from the original author. When the fanfiction work doesn’t infringe on the writer’s copyright laws, it can be legal.

What does JK Rowling think of fanfiction?

Another notable author who supports fanfiction is J.K. Rowling, who has said that she is “very flattered by the fact there is such great interest in her “Harry Potter” series and that people take the time to write their own stories.” However, she is also on the side of the authors who are hesitant to support fanfiction …