What are the basic rules of copyright protection for bloggers?
First and foremost: When it comes to writing, sharing, and republishing other people’s content, the golden rule applies:
Do unto others, as you would have them do unto you.
Always obtain permission before posting another person’s copyrighted work on your blog or website!
This is true for all kinds of content, including graphics, text, audio, and video.
Here are 5 more copyright guidelines to remember as you seek to protect your own content.