Legal Versus Ethical: Web Scraping Edition

Webbiquity

However, the legality and ethics of using these tools for data collection are often overlooked. Not paying attention to these aspects of web scraping could lead to serious ethical controversies and lawsuits. Copyrighted material. Ethics of web scraping.

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Stolen Thought Leadership / The Ethics of Aggregating Content (alt title: Stolen Goods: The Dangers of Plagiarized Content)

Contently

In 1709 the British parliament ratified the Statute of Anne, the world’s first copyright act that granted book publishers exclusive rights to their content for an initial 14 years. Last month Google processed its five-billionth takedown request from copyright holders.

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How to Legally and Ethically Curate Content

Scoop.it

But as with most content marketing strategies, there’s a fine line between what’s legal/ethical and what’s not. First, content curation isn’t plagiarism, scraping, or copyright violation—or shouldn’t be,” entrepreneur Tim Parker writes. “If

Is It Plagiarism or Jumping on a Trend? The Ethics of Social Media Content

Contently

Here are four tips to help you build better content creation practices by getting inspired and taking inspiration from others—without crossing any ethical lines. LinkedIn and Facebook , for example, allow users to report posts that infringe on content copyrights.

The Etiquette of Web Scraping and How to Use Web Scraping Legally

Webbiquity

Though web scraping is growing rapidly in popularity and being deployed widely, it’s vital to understand the legal and ethical requirements. This article presents a look at the etiquette of web scraping and what ethical rules and legal measures exist regarding automatic web data collection.

The Cooks Source Copyright Outrage: Not the Norm

B2B Memes

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Is Your Content Putting You at Risk?

B2B Memes

Is what you’re doing copyright infringement or fair use? A basic understanding of copyright law will help. Though ethics is not a frequent topic of discussion among content marketing thought leaders, a key principle that is widely accepted is the importance of transparency. Tags: Content Marketing Ethics publishing law transparency

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Black Hat SEO: 19 Short-Sighted SEO Tactics that Will Kill Your Rankings

seo.co

Search engine optimization is a key marketing strategy, but it’s only effective when done ethically. If you want your backlinks to stick, you need to generate backlinks authentically through ethical link building practices. Copyright infringement carries hefty penalties.

How to Maintain Great Content Curation

The Effective Marketer

Doing content curation poorly, though easy and quick, is often seen as spam and is likely to raise copyright and plagiarism issues for you. Remember that the works you’re referencing are copyrighted and other webmasters, if they feel they are being infringed, may come after you. Not only is it the right thing to do ethically, but it keeps you from making enemies needlessly. Bad curation is, at best, mere spam and at worst copyright infringing.

How to Manage a Social Media Crisis

Webbiquity SMM

On the other hand, if your social media reputation is damaged, consumers may feel they have a social and ethical responsibility to avoid your brand. Failing to comply with copyright laws will tarnish your reputation. Guest post by Baidhurya Mani.

Oracle’s Updated Social Media Policy

Paul Gillin

The Oracle Code of Ethics and Business Conduct and Oracle’s corporate policies–including the Acceptable Use Policy, Information Protection Polic y , and Copyright Compliance Policy–apply to your online conduct (blogging or other online activities) just as much as they apply to your offline behavior. Respect Copyrights. You must recognize and respect others’ intellectual property rights, including copyrights. Dated 11/22/10.

Oracle’s Social Media Policy

Paul Gillin

It’s particularly useful in its approach to copyright and permissions. The Oracle Code of Ethics and Business Conduct and Oracle’s corporate policies – including the Acceptable Use Policy, Information Protection Policy, and Copyright Compliance Policy – apply to your online conduct (blogging or other online activities) just as much as they apply to your offline behavior. Respect Copyrights.

How to Write a Social Media Policy for Your Company

Hootsuite

But at minimum your policy might touch on the following: Copyright isn’t a no-brainer, so it’s best to explain how to comply with copyright law on social media, especially when using third-party content. Posting hate speech, threats of violence, harassment, or racial epithets on social media may violate the law, or your organization’s code of ethics, or both. A social media policy is a crucial tool for any organization that uses social media.

How to Use Data for Content Curation

Scoop.it

It is essential to ensure that you use only ethically sourced data. Overlooking this rule can result in multiple complications like copyright strikes and lawsuits. Are you using all available marketing channels to make your brand stand out?

IGTV Ads: 6 Things Brands and Creators Need to Know

Hootsuite

That means no infringing on trademarks or copyrights. Follow their political and government ethics rules. Good news: Instagram recently introduced IGTV ads. Even better news: We’re going to tell you all about what that means—and how you can leverage it for your IGTV series.

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Optimizing Your WordPress Business Blog

Industrial Marketing Today

So no one should expect a DiY solution to achieve the same kind of results as a paid SEO expert (ethical one!). Copyright © 2010 Tiecas, Inc.

When Behavioral Tracking Gets Creepy

Webbiquity

Stopping copyright and IP theft seems like an eminently laudable goal, but the government’s approach was horrendous. Happily, ethical companies can do the right thing today. Online behavioral tracking , in theory, is beneficial to both marketers and consumers. When marketers can track a web user’s behavior (anonymously) within a website or across certain ad network properties, they can serve up ads that are aligned with the user’s apparent interests.

Everything to know about Marketing Environmental Analysis.

Valasys

The social values, ethics, traditions, beliefs, and even lifestyle of our consumers indirectly affects marketing performance. We are an ever-evolving species. Every evolution is a culmination of responses to adapt to changing environmental factors.

Primary vs. Secondary Sources: How to Vet, Cite and Use Sources in Content Marketing

ClearVoice

Society of Professional Journalists Code of Ethics. When it comes to secondary sources, be mindful of copyright and usage laws regulated by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Building rapport founded on trust is paramount when nurturing a relationship with your audience.

Top Takeaways From Blogwell Philly 2010

Marketing Insider Group

Social Media Business Council‘s CEO, Andy Sernovitz presented on ethics in social media and the comments from many folks after his session showed that he really delivered his message. Pages About Michael Brenner Appearances Search Based on Traction Theme by The Theme Foundry Copyright © 2010 B2B Marketing Insider.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Tetherless World Constellation Launch Event - June 11, 2008

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Copyright © 2008 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Rensselaer and the Tetherless World Research Constellation are partnering with one of the most widely read technology blogs in the world, ReadWriteWeb , to help engage the entire Web community in this interactive event. Ranked among Technorati’s Top 10 blogs in the world, ReadWriteWeb is the lead blog in a growing network of blogs devoted to Web technology, and is an ideal partner to link the community of the Web to Rensselaer.

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Can Focusing on Content Marketing Help the ASJA Survive?

Contently

The organization has also reemphasized advocacy for copyright protection. She also added that editors at media publications increasingly don’t see ethical concerns with brand work, and that she and others are using the work to fund journalism projects in the face of stagnant rates. This article originally appeared on our sister site, The Freelancer. “We We must attract members who are younger and more diverse. Otherwise, we risk extinction.”.

Small Ways to Make Your Emails More Fun

Litmus

There’s standard information that every email needs, such as copyright info or unsubscribe links, but that just means there’s an opportunity to bend the rules. The footer then goes on to offer a creative take on their copyright, address, and unsubscribe link.

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5 Content Curation Strategies for 2022

Scoop.it!

As you might imagine, however, there is a “wrong” way to curate content — one that leads to copyright infringement and reputation damage. Best practices for ethical content curation. Don’t publish entire copyrighted blog posts.

Critical Reflection

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Contemplating - focusing on constructive personal insights or on problems or difficulties, such as focusing on education issues, training methods, future goals, attitudes, ethical matters, or moral concerns. For author and copyright information, see the About page. Critical Reflection. Reflection is thinking for an extended period by linking recent experiences to earlier ones in order to promote a more complex and interrelated mental schema.

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StartupNation Blog " Blog Archive " Learn how to draw out your vision

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Copyright © 2008. Home > Blog > Running a Business > Blog article: Learn how to draw out your vision. StartupNation Blogs. Previous: I Will Choke One-out-of-Ten Advice-Givers. Learn how to draw out your vision. Written by: Rich Sloan. July 8th, 2008. 0 votes. The older we get, and the more responsibilities we take on, there’s a tendancy for life to become increasingly “routine.&# This can lead to boredom and a loss of spirit.

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How to find and use TikTok sounds to boost engagement

Sprout Social

The biggest takeaway for using TikTok sounds: Beware copyright infringement. You can earn the rights for commercial use by contacting the copyright holder. Plus, this ethical approach protects your brand, especially as more creators begin to trademark their original sounds.

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Outlining the Content Collaboration Process in Four Key Phases (Part 1 of 6)

ClearVoice

Have you discussed copyright issues and the use of bylines? Scanning for plagiarism and copyright violations.

The Power of Educational Technology: Preparing Students to Succeed in the 21st Century

Buzz Marketing for Technology

In order to teach students how to interact Online, we must openly discuss issues of privacy, copyright, and Online behavior. They also need to learn how to interact Online in responsible and ethical ways. skip to main | skip to sidebar. The Power of Educational Technology. Demonstrating the power of technology to improve learning, create communities and inspire new thinking. Sunday, May 25, 2008. Preparing Students to Succeed in the 21st Century. I often talk about this as a goal.

The Ultimate Guide to Content Creation in 2022: Building a Strategy, Hiring Content Writers, and Expert Tips

ClearVoice

Have you discussed copyright issues and the use of bylines? Scanning for plagiarism and copyright violations. There’s never enough when it comes to content production and distribution.

Customer Anthropology: The Art of Observation

Buzz Marketing for Technology

© Copyright 2006 Dave Pollard. Ecospheric Ethics. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works. June 2006. May Jul. MADE IN CANADA. trust your instincts. < < £ Salon Bloggers & > June 15, 2006. -->. Customer Anthropology: The Art of Observation.

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The complete knowledge sharing guide. | lucasmcdonnell.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Develop trust - Buckman Laboratories nurtures trust through its ten point code of ethics in which employees are steeped; 3. copyright. about. contact. subscribe. advertise. privacy. photos. Categories. Announcements (26). Blogs (28). Business (22). Collaboration (16). Content Management (2). Intellectual Property (4). Knowledge Management (35). Memes (10). PayPerPost (1). Technology (28). Time Management (3). Writing (2). Archives. July 2008. June 2008. May 2008. April 2008.

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StartupNation Blog " Blog Archive " I drew pictures at a sales meeting, and it worked

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Copyright © 2008. Home > Blog > Business Financing > Bank Financing > Blog article: I drew pictures at a sales meeting, and it worked. StartupNation Blogs. Previous: Thank God It’s… What Day Again? I drew pictures at a sales meeting, and it worked. Written by: Rich Sloan. July 11th, 2008. 0 votes. I made a public promise on this week’s telechat with Dan Roam , author of The Back of the Napkin: Solving Problems and Selling Ideas with Pictures.

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How to Save the World

Buzz Marketing for Technology

© Copyright 2008 Dave Pollard. Ecospheric Ethics. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works. February 28, 2008. -->. Social Fluency.

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Web Worker Daily " Archive Busyness vs. Burst: Why Corporate Web Workers Look Unproductive "

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Web Worker Daily » Blog Archive The Ethics of Web Work « says: June 27th, 2007 11:00am. [.] Your attitude towards which behaviors are ethical may be another data point in the busyness vs. burst dichotomy. Those who are most comfortable with the old-style busy economy will tend to see ethics [.]. Copyright 2001–2008 Giga Omni Media, Inc. GigaOM Network: GigaOM |. WebWorkerDaily |. NewTeeVee |. Earth2Tech |. OStatic |. Events |. Jobs |. About |.

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Social Bookmarking For Enterprise Knowledge Management | Intelligent Agent

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Copyright / Digital Life / Misc trends. Digital Dilemmas: Ethical Issues for Online Media Professionals (Media and Technology Series). Books. Periodicals. Conferences. Blogs. Buyers Guides. E-Newsletters. News/Events. Info Services. Advertising. March 15, 2007. Social Bookmarking For Enterprise Knowledge Management.

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A reading list for aspiring knowledge workers. Future Tense:

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› Jaylin Bair on The Play Ethic at Work. › Jaylin Bair on The Play Ethic at Work. © Copyright 2006 Corante. About Us | RSS | Advertise | Contact Us. Home > Weblog Columns > Future Tense. Weblog columns [select a blog]. Corante Blog]. BETWEEN LAWYERS: technology + culture + law. BRAIN WAVES: neurons, bits & genes. COPYFIGHT: the politics of intellectual property. GOYAMI: search engine marketing. IDEAFLOW: creativity + innovation.

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Personal Knowledge Management - Pollard

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© Copyright 2005 Dave Pollard. Ecospheric Ethics. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. November 2005. Oct Dec. MADE IN CANADA. trust your instincts. < < £ Salon Bloggers & > November 23, 2005. -->. Personal Knowledge Management (PKM) -- an Update. A t last weeks conference, one of my presentations was on PKM.

How to Save the World - PKM An Update

Buzz Marketing for Technology

© Copyright 2005 Dave Pollard. Ecospheric Ethics. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. November 2005. Oct Dec. MADE IN CANADA. trust your instincts. < < £ Salon Bloggers & > November 23, 2005. -->. Personal Knowledge Management (PKM) -- an Update. A t last weeks conference, one of my presentations was on PKM.

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How Big Brands – With Help From Google & Yahoo – Finance Online Piracy

readwrite

The results, which named Google and Yahoo among the top offenders, used Google’s own Transparency Report to name the 10 ad networks with most takedown requests under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) for copyright infringement on pirated sites. ” Taplin didn’t believe legislation like SOPA and PIPA would solve these copyright problems, and decided to investigate the online ad world. ” Is that an ethics problem?

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