Sometimes, conversations about copyright veer into the realm of ethics and lawfulness, but today we'd like to have a more pragmatic conversation.
If you publish online, you want people to spread your content.
It’s also likely that being known as the source of what you write has a direct impact on your income.
The messy truth is that the most common form of online sharing -- copy and paste -- actually stands in between you and these important online goals.
When readers are inspired to reuse your content, many just don’t realize that they shouldn't copy and paste at will. Yet, out of habit, that’s exactly what most people do!