A Painless Plagiarism Solution

Written by David Walker

A crowded marketplace can lead to unethical webmasters using underhand techniques to get ahead of their competitors and online plagiarism is one ofrepparttar easiest.

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I found these offending websites by using Copyscape (http://www.copyscape.com) which is an invaluable, free tool, inrepparttar 135858 battle against online plagiarism.

It highlighted that my competitors had stolen 254 words from my sales copy despite there being a clear copyright logo atrepparttar 135859 foot of each page of my website. However, this alone does not prevent an unscrupulous webmaster and CTRL & C command in full flow.

Fortunately, dealing with plagiarism onrepparttar 135860 internet can be a straightforward process and incidents resolved quickly and amicably before any real ‘action’ needs to be taken.

This is how I ensured my sales copy was removed fromrepparttar 135861 two offending websites in less than 24 hours of discovery.

Write a polite, but firm email torepparttar 135862 webmaster ofrepparttar 135863 offending website and explain that you have found your copyrighted work has been illegally reproduced on it. If you have used Copyscape to detect plagiarism you could even includerepparttar 135864 link that highlightsrepparttar 135865 illegally used copy and states an actual word count.

Making money with RSS Feeds

Written by Sandra Stammberger

First it was banner ads, then Google AdSense and now,repparttar latest way to make money on your web site could very well be RSS feeds. Say what? I said: RSS is hot and you should be using it to drive eyeballs to your site. Here's how it works:

Depending upon who you ask, RSS stands for "Really Simple Syndication" or "Rich Site Summary". Regardless of what you call it, RSS is a way to automatically publish (syndicate) someone else's content on your web site. Now don't worry, that's notrepparttar 135854 same as stealing someone else's content. There is nothing illegal about using RSS feeds. In fact,repparttar 135855 publisher ofrepparttar 135856 content wants you to have it show up on your site and that's why he or she makes it available as an RSS feed to begin with.

So what's in it for all parties concerned?

Using RSS is a win-win for bothrepparttar 135857 publisher ofrepparttar 135858 content, who gets their name out to potentially millions of sites and you,repparttar 135859 web site owner who is pullingrepparttar 135860 content onto your site.

Content, byrepparttar 135861 way, means anything that a publisher decides it means. Typical content includes news headlines, new product update notices, blog summaries and lots of other stuff. It'srepparttar 135862 "content" portion ofrepparttar 135863 equation that's good news for you.

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One ofrepparttar 135865 best features of hosting RSS feeds is that it gives your site an endless source of freshly updated and relevant content. This content acts as natural search engine spider bait which they will fill their little tummies on and come back for more every day. Their appetite for fresh content keep your rankings up.

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