# 15 Sep, 2016 12:05
|What is this and why can't I like a photo. It says I need a index of 1 or more. If someone could let me know that would be a big help…. Eric4|
# 15 Sep, 2016 19:28
the page that tells you that you need an index of 1 or more also tells you why:
Such limitation improves the website as a whole by discouraging people from creating fake accounts to like their own images. Thank you for understanding!
The FAQ on this site explain what the index is and how it's calculated:
How is the AstroBin index calculated?
And if you want to know even more, remember that AstroBin is open source, so you can look at the code:
Hope this answers your question! :-)
# 09 Feb, 2018 03:57
|Not even close to answering the question. It says the number of likes increases your index scodre, but you can't like anything until your index is higher.|
# 09 Feb, 2018 05:05
|It’s the number of likes you receive on your own images that increases your score.|
# 19 Feb, 2018 17:00
|I couldn't figure out how to make a New Topic so posting here. Is it possible to delete images?|
# 19 Feb, 2018 17:06
Greg Watkins“Actions” menu.
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