If you aren’t already copyrighting your content then you should check this out. I hope I learned this in time to prevent potential issues. I’m going through these steps ASAP and you should consider it too. Thanks, Hugh’s Views and News for letting the Blogging Community know about these things.
I recently stumbled upon a blog where the author had copied and was using my blog posts. No pingbacks or mention that I was the original author, just plain copy and pasting of some of my posts and images. It left me feeling angry, yet I also felt honoured that my work must be good enough if somebody wanted to copy it.
Unfortunately, with the internet being such a vast and open space used by billions of people worldwide, the chances of that happening to any one of us who publishes anything on the internet is a distinct possibility. Whether it be photos, fiction, reviews, poetry, recipes or gardening tips, everything faces the chance of being copied and somebody else taking full credit for your hard work.
In my case, I contacted the blogger concerned and asked them to remove all of my…
View original post 826 more words