|Forum: Content, Writing and Copyright|
|Displaying Topics 81 - 120 (129 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|81:|| YouTube Sued Over Copyright Infringement|
"A journalist and well-known helicopter pilot in Los Angeles has filed suit against video-sharing site YouTube, claiming that it encouraged users to violate copyright law."
|July 19, 2006|
|82:|| Creative Commons comes to Microsoft Office|
"Microsoft and the Creative Commons on Wednesday plan to release a free tool that will let people attach a Creative Commons copyright license to Microsoft Office documents."
|June 22, 2006|
|83:|| Court Says 'No' to Apple, Upholds Confidentiality Law for Web Journalists|
NY Times: "A California appeals court ruled Friday that online reporters are protected by the same confidentiality laws that protect traditional journalists, striking a blow to efforts by Apple Computer to identify people who leaked confidential company data..."
|May 28, 2006|
|84:|| Congress eyes broad new digital copyright bill|
"A proposed copyright law seen by CNET News.com would expand the DMCA's restrictions on software that can bypass copy protections and grant federal police more wiretapping and enforcement powers."
|Apr 24, 2006|
|85:|| A good way to fix those typos|
"My right hand works quicker than my left, so I get letters the wrong way round and I have a penchant for capitalizing words for no good reason in the middle of a sentence."
|Apr 3, 2006|
|86:|| Review Site Concerns|
How Serious Are Libel Considerations?
|Mar 30, 2006|
|87:|| WSJ's professional journalists opinion on "Original Content"|
"My beef, actually, is with the search engines and the economics of the modern Web. Google, for example, says its mission is "to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful." The way that's written, one thinks perhaps of a satellite orbiting high above the earth, capturing all its information but interfering with nothing. In fact, search engines are more like a TV camera crew let loose in the middle of a crowd of rowdy fans after a game. Seeing the camera, everyone acts boorishly and jostles to get in front. The act of observing something changes it."
|Mar 3, 2006|
|88:|| Web Readibility for Long Pages|
Fonts, line height, content width -- it all matters. Here our members share their knowledge on how to make a long content page readable.
|Feb 3, 2006|
|89:|| Judgment in Internet Advertising Copyright Infringement Suit|
"LowerMyBills.com...today announced it obtained a court judgment in its copyright infringement lawsuit against NexTag..."
|Jan 24, 2006|
|90:|| Nominet Wins Data Mining Whois Scraper Case|
"It was copyright infringement on a large scale...Nominet has been awarded damages for copyright infringement of AUS$810,953"
|Jan 5, 2006|
|91:|| HarperCollins Will Begin Digitizing Books|
"The move comes as the U.S. publishing industry is bringing lawsuits against Web search leader Google over its effort to scan copyrighted books in libraries--a move the industry fears would set a dangerous copyright precedent."
|Dec 13, 2005|
|92:|| How to Brief a Content Writer|
"Do I just give her the general topic of a website (say a product) and say, right, you research it and write everything about it and then tweak the content with pre-selling messages? Do you do the research first and tell them exactly what topical pages to write?"
|Nov 25, 2005|
|93:|| WebmasterWorld Classic: Copyright Issues|
"Ten threads dealing with copyright issues. Questions, answers and advice."
|Nov 24, 2005|
|94:|| Unique Articles: How to Work Out What to Charge?|
"What is the going rate for a 1000 word article in a lower-profile sport? Should I allow one site exclusive access, or simply allow both sites to use the articles provided I get full credit, copyright and a link back to my site?"
|Nov 9, 2005|
|95:|| Editing Press Releases - A Beginner's Guide|
How to craft a press release that the media will actually read and that will let your key marketing points get noticed.
|Nov 7, 2005|
|96:|| Editing Press Releases|
A guide to making press releases work for you and your company.
|Nov 6, 2005|
|97:|| Copyright Issues|
Answers regarding copyright questions that are asked frequently.
|Sept 5, 2005|
|98:|| Evergreen Content is Always Fresh and Somewhat Timeless|
"Evergreen: Like the name it's "always fresh". It's somewhat timeless. Like great truths, evergreen content has staying power..."
|July 19, 2005|
|99:|| BBC Opens up Content|
The BBC is giving web developers and designers outside of the organisation access to its content so that they can "create cool new things"
|May 13, 2005|
|100:|| Automatic Geo Language-Delivery||Feb 11, 2005|
|101:|| Liability Issues Return Concerning Online Posts|
"...a libel lawsuit against a business professor who posted a student's essay to the web to start a discussion. The problem was that the essay detailed the story from one of his students talking about how a company, Ben-Tech, had allegedly pushed him to take confidential materials from Siemens, where he was employed at the time. While posting the paper to the internet was mainly for class discussion only, Google found it, and that helped Ben-Tech find it, and decide that it was libelous."
|Jan 25, 2005|
|102:|| Copyrights on Contributed Content|
Simple question with a can-o-worms for an answer.
|Jan 4, 2005|
|103:|| What Should The Copyright notice on UK Website Be?|
"... a lot of websites offering copyright notice "templates", but these all seem to cover US copyright. Are there any similar services for the UK?"
|Nov 25, 2004|
|104:|| Guerrilla Republishing In the Face of Unusable WebSites|
"some web designers are taking matters into their own hands and 'fixing' websites whose designs are terrible or aren't accessible to handicapped users. These renegade designers redesign the site and host the improved version on their own server."
|July 20, 2004|
|105:|| Rhyming Copy Perceived as More Authoritative|
We all know how easy it is to remember words that rhyme - but this study says that people also feel rhyming copy is more authoritative.
|June 16, 2004|
|106:|| PageJacking Nightmares Move To Ebay|
As if simple pagejacking and so called "Caching" were not enough for webmasters to worry about, here comes the Ebay slice it, dice it, and sell it crowd.
|May 24, 2004|
|107:|| A suggestion about copyright questions|
Answers the often-asked question, "Is it OK to copy this?"
|May 11, 2004|
|108:|| Using Public Domain Works|
Resources for determining when works are in the public domain and can be used freely.
|Mar 21, 2004|
|109:|| Keeping Your Content Unique||Jan 12, 2004|
|110:|| What To Do When You Have Content Copied|
Starting steps to take when your content is copied and placed on another site.
|Dec 22, 2003|
|111:|| Stolen Content: What To Do First|
Primer for dealing with copied sites and stolen content
|Dec 22, 2003|
|112:|| Copy That Sells|
"...They laughed when I sat down to play..."
|Nov 25, 2003|
|113:|| Enwording, Spim, Spam, Inbox Sludge, and Skiddies.|
"And why do people coin new words? Why don't they mint them? "
|Nov 14, 2003|
|114:|| Copyright Issues in Using Facts From a Book||Oct 7, 2003|
|115:|| Jargon Intimidates Buyers.|
"If people think technology is too complex, they simply won't buy it..."
|July 8, 2003|
|116:|| Effective Listing a Single Product Site|
"My problem is that the site only sells 1 product. I can write 1 page of killer content, but thats about it. I want to make the site very simple to use and only about 3 pages. "
|June 13, 2003|
|117:|| Increasing Your Conversion Rate|
Copy That Sells - Getting Surfers To Buy
|May 30, 2003|
|118:|| Hiring A Tech Editor|
"I want to hire and editor to review the work and provide comments and corrections. What should I expect to pay someone with the knowledge I'm looking for?"
|Jan 21, 2003|
|119:|| What To Do With a Shut Down Request?|
Beyond a simple page take down request, there is a growing phenomenon of the whole site take down request.
|Jan 7, 2003|
|120:|| Payment for Content and Subscriptions Doubles|
"The total that US consumers paid for content in Q3 was $361.4 million, a jump of 105% over the same quarter last year."
|Dec 29, 2002|