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Copyscape: A Good Way to Fight against Plagiarism

Plagiarism is stealing content from a site or blog, and anyone can do it by simply copying them and paste it on other’s site. After changing a bit, these thieves are now the new authors of your hard work. Although this increasing problem has been here for a long time ago, there are also simple but effective ways to fight against this nasty act. One sure way of doing it is by using Copyscape. They offer great services protect your site content and here is what they offer:

1.0 They have a free banner that you can place on your site to scare these culprits. By having this, they will know that you can detect them easily. If they learn about it, they will more or less think twice before they steal your site content. Find the best location for your banner where it can easily be seen.

2.0 They have a free service where you can simply copy paste your URL page and presto! All blogs and sites with the same content as yours will appear. But since it is free, they offer limited number of service.

3.0 They offer Copyscape Premium if you want more than ten page searches a month with unlimited result. It will save you a lot of time, and the cost is very reasonable. Moreover, they can search text content that is off line.

4.0 They also offer Copysentry if you want to do the search automatically and send you all the information through email. You have a choice of weekly or daily checking. Again, it will save you a lot of time and the price is very reasonable.

5.0 They have also useful tips on how to respond if you prove that your site content has been plagiarized. In addition, they have a forum where members are welcome to join. Testimonials of successful members are also posted.

Plagiarism is a crime and we should protect ourselves at all times.

Article Source: Humane Blogging Tips


  Webster Twelb

January 9, 2008 at 10:33 AM

I once had copyscape. But can you compare it with creative commons?

Para kasing pangdisplay lang yang copyscape eh..

  Guardian Angel

January 9, 2008 at 1:08 PM

Hi Webster! I checked the site that you were saying. It's good but quite complicated for me. Anyway, I'll think it over...thanks for the visit!

  The All Seeing Eye

January 10, 2008 at 4:19 PM

Couldn't have said it better myself!