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6 Ways to Defend Your Blog Copyright

6 Ways to Defend Your Blog Copyright

Guest blogging over at WordCount today, offering several tips for protecting the precious. Check it out: http://michellerafter.com/2012/05/20/6-ways-to-defend-your-blog-copyright/

Google +1: Facebook's Like shouldn't worry, but Evernote should

Google +1: Facebook’s Like shouldn’t worry, but Evernote should

The search giant hasn’t created the next “Like” button. It’s created the world’s simplest (and most powerful?) research bookmarking tool. Google introduced +1 to the world on Wednesday, an experimental tool that adds a feature similar to Facebook’s Like button to Google searches. Because the snazzy new button is so, well, Like-like, everyone’s talking about […]

Are bloggers and citizen journalists unethical?

Are bloggers and citizen journalists unethical?

Bloggers and citizen journalists are often accused of—and exposed to opportunities for—unethical behavior. In today’s world of digital publishing, it’s very difficult to know who’s really reporting, how their reporting is funded, and whether or not the information they present is accurate. If you thought Bill Cosby was dead last August, you know what I’m […]