Spam on this site has taken a strange turn, its become about plagiarism checkers. Here's why that's dangerous and what to do about it.
Web spam is changing as is how it impacts your site. Here are some of the common trends and what you can do to protect yourself and your work.
Companies are beginning to eye Creative Commons not just as a way to share their work, but also to build links. What does that mean for the CC users?
The MPAA recently released a study looking at how search engines drive traffic to pirate sites. The findings can be useful to all creators.
Google has addressed the role that duplicate images play in its search results, saying that it has no impact at all. What that means for you.
Google Authorship is widely touted as a way to thwart online plagiarism, but just how useful is it?
MailChimp reached out to me to let me know that the duplicate content issue has been fixed. Robots.txt files have been added to the relevant servers.
Email service provider MailChimp is a popular tool for sending out newsletters, but is a feature on the service creating unwanted duplicate content?
PlagSpotter claims to have improved its service to fix its weaknesses. How well did it do and is it ready to compete with Copyscape?
In 2007 I wrote an article about the 6 steps to prevent content theft, today I update that article with new tips and techniques.