|Forum: Content, Writing and Copyright|
|Displaying Topics 1 - 40 (131 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: forward|
|1:|| Content for the smaller site|
When starting the site, the biggest single issue we have is getting content out of the customer. Its not a lack of willingness on their part, more a general confusion about what they should include. What we want to do is give them a checklist to get their mental juices running.
|Oct 10, 2001|
|2:|| To Blog or not to Blog|
The daily diary and personal journal comes of cyber age.
|Dec 28, 2001|
|3:|| Charging for Content Access.|
"...Norwegian content providers are attempting to incentivise (force) surfers to use the system by forming a cartel."
|Mar 11, 2002|
|4:|| Dealing With Copyright Violations|
Whether it is a multinational corporation or the mom and pop on the corner, most of us have had our work page jacked at one time.
|May 15, 2002|
|5:|| Building Business Content 101|
"...a few more types of content you can add to any business site to beef it up a bit."
|June 10, 2002|
|6:|| Overcoming Writers Block|
"I have no idea how it started, and it'll go away momentarily or for a short period of time, but then it's back again."
|Aug 8, 2002|
|7:|| Writing Persuasive Copy|
You know you want to read it. Go on, live a little.
|Aug 29, 2002|
|8:|| When Does a Work Go Into The Public Domain?|
How can I determine the copyright status of old documents?
|Oct 24, 2002|
|9:|| 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|
|10:|| 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|
|11:|| 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|
|12:|| Increasing Your Conversion Rate|
Copy That Sells - Getting Surfers To Buy
|May 30, 2003|
|13:|| 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|
|14:|| Jargon Intimidates Buyers.|
"If people think technology is too complex, they simply won't buy it..."
|July 8, 2003|
|15:|| Copyright Issues in Using Facts From a Book||Oct 7, 2003|
|16:|| Enwording, Spim, Spam, Inbox Sludge, and Skiddies.|
"And why do people coin new words? Why don't they mint them? "
|Nov 14, 2003|
|17:|| Copy That Sells|
"...They laughed when I sat down to play..."
|Nov 25, 2003|
|18:|| Stolen Content: What To Do First|
Primer for dealing with copied sites and stolen content
|Dec 22, 2003|
|19:|| 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|
|20:|| Keeping Your Content Unique||Jan 12, 2004|
|21:|| Using Public Domain Works|
Resources for determining when works are in the public domain and can be used freely.
|Mar 21, 2004|
|22:|| A suggestion about copyright questions|
Answers the often-asked question, "Is it OK to copy this?"
|May 11, 2004|
|23:|| 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|
|24:|| 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|
|25:|| 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|
|26:|| 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|
|27:|| Copyrights on Contributed Content|
Simple question with a can-o-worms for an answer.
|Jan 4, 2005|
|28:|| 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|
|29:|| Automatic Geo Language-Delivery||Feb 11, 2005|
|30:|| 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|
|31:|| 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|
|32:|| Copyright Issues|
Answers regarding copyright questions that are asked frequently.
|Sept 5, 2005|
|33:|| Editing Press Releases|
A guide to making press releases work for you and your company.
|Nov 6, 2005|
|34:|| 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|
|35:|| 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|
|36:|| WebmasterWorld Classic: Copyright Issues|
"Ten threads dealing with copyright issues. Questions, answers and advice."
|Nov 24, 2005|
|37:|| 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|
|38:|| 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|
|39:|| 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|
|40:|| 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|