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Rokas Diedonis
Rokas Diedonis

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Who owns the posts and comments?

Hello,

I wanted to know in dev.to who ahs the copyright to the posts and comments that are listed? Is it dev.to or is it the creator of them? Or something else?

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Fraser McTaggart

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This makes it seem like the user has ownership of their posts.