How To Check For People Stealing Your Content

One of the frustrating things about writing a web site is that people can easily steal your content.

I’ve found many examples over the years of people ripping off content from this site – they do it for a number of reasons, the most common being simply to have fresh content for their own sites (usually those sites have a ton of ads on them): search engines find the pages, they get more visitors, visitors click on the ads and they make more money.

Here’s a neat tool to check if someone is regurgitating your content – Copyscape.

Simply type in your site’s address and you’ll soon have an idea of whether you’re being stolen from.




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Brendon is the main guy at Tailored Web Services. He's a best selling author, has cycled across Australia, kissed Errol Flynn's old girlfriend, sold one zillion ugg boots and is a plain talking Aussie guy.

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