What to do when someone steals your content
April 20, 2006 by Gaman
If your content is any good, it’s inevitable to expect someone would steal it sooner or later.
Lorelle has posted a helpful article should this happens to you.
The first step in learning about what you can do when someone steals your content is to know that it will happen, so the more prepared and informed you are, the better your chances of prevention and having a plan in place when they steal.
As the number of websites and blogs grow, especially splogs, the demand for content puts more pressure on website administrators, who may resort to stealing content in order to fill space on their sites and attract traffic. Website hijacking, as such an example, is on the rise. This is the blatant use of part or all of your site’s content on another site without permission. This is also a copyright violation and needs to be dealt with accordingly.
This happened to me before, not once but several times already. This article would have been helpful during such occasion.
Read the full story: What Do You Do When Someone Steals Your Content
[via The Blog Herald]