baio77 - 5:47 pm on Aug 4, 2010 (gmt 0)
mhansen, they copy and past manually. We used to have an script that automatically add a "read more link" at the botton, but we took it out because we thought it could be a bad thing for google.
- If he replied to your email, block his IP from your server.
he would continue copying because it was redituable for him.
- If he is scraping your RSS, block his server IP from yours.
- Start including 1x1 pixel images (Transparent) near the top of your content, and after 30 days pass... change the image to a 1200x600 image, showing your domain, or something that would REALLY upset his readers!
Getting a scraper to answer is 99% of the problem... now that you have THAT, I would make his life miserable!
About feeds, we started to show only an exerpt and an irrelevant title. For example, if the title in my site is "3 lions born in the Moon", in the feeds title we put "amazing birth".