Copyright Law on the Internet Is a Total Train Wreck Right Now


I''m going about my business, happily editing a blog post, when I get an email from the head of HubSpot''s legal department. As a result, we usually either purchase stock photos or use images sourced from sites like Flickr licensed under Creative Commons, which is a nonprofit offering easy-to-use copyright licenses that make it easy for people to give permission for others to share and use their creative work. The Problems With Copyright Law and the Web.

Ready, Set, Launch: 7 Things to Include in Your HubSpot Website Launch Day Checklist

SmartBug Media

You’ve spent several months mapping out the structure, designing the layout, putting everything into code in HubSpot, and you’re now ready to present your organization to the internet. That’s why it’s important to create a HubSpot website launch day checklist. Why Build Your Website on HubSpot? HubSpot provides a fully integrated CMS that is stable, secure, and optimized for search, mobile, and conversions. HubSpot Launch Day Checklist. HubSpot Web Development

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How the Flywheel Killed HubSpot's Funnel


When Brian Halligan (HubSpot’s CEO) started talking about retiring the funnel and adopting the flywheel as the model to think about our business, I was not very happy. I love the funnel so much that my team at HubSpot was literally called the Funnel team, and the opening slide of my global team kickoff this year was a photo of about 25 funnels. Our commitment is to ensure our customers see success with HubSpot. At HubSpot, we underwent this exercise at the beginning of 2018.

Have you ever stolen other people’s content?


The moment another blogger publishes their content, it becomes covered by the Copyright Law. Fair use” is a vague term though, a so-called gray area of the copyright laws. HubSpot’s Content Usage Guidelines gives us a clear idea of what restrictions you may come across when sharing other people’s content. Visual content is protected by copyright laws, just like any other type of content. Internet Marketing Slider Blog Copyright duplicate content Etiquette Fair use

The 16 Best Sites for Free Stock Photos and Videos


It’s imperative, however, to understand photo licensing alternatives and avoid copyright violations. 800,000+ free images and videos released free of copyrights under Creative Commons CC0. Sample review: “ (offers) thousands of copyright-free images that can be used on your blog or even for commercial use.” 12) HubSpot Free Stock Photos. HubSpot’s library of 500+ free stock photos. ” — HubSpot. HubSpot.

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20 B2B Marketers Losing their Brand on Pinterest

Digital B2B Marketing

Hubspot : In classic Hubspot style, Hubspot’s boards are all about content. It isn’t surprising to see Hubspot as an early adopter on Pinterest. Given the focus on Pinterest from marketing bloggers and press, it isn’t surprising to see Hubspot and Constant Contact, both focused on marketers, active on Pinterest. Social Media B2B marketing Constant Contact General Electric hubspot pinterestPinterest is the marketing flavor du jour.

inbound marketing training for free

The Effective Marketer

The Effective Marketer Effectiveness is a discipline and it can be learned Home About the Effective Marketer Books Speaking Inbound Marketing Training for Free Last week I attended the Inbound Marketing University , a free online program put together by HubSpot featuring talented well known professionals on blogging, SEO, social media, lead nurturing, email marketing, landing pages, and viral marketing.

The 56 Best Free Stock Photos You Need to Know in 2020


All of them are completely free of any kind of copyright. Most of the files are in the public domain , so don’t worry about copyright. Hubspot. You may be asking yourself: “Isn’t Hubspot an Inbound Marketing and software company?”

22 Free Content Marketing Tools To Drive Your Content Marketing Plans

Marketing Insider Group

Hubspot Marketing Grader. This new tool replaced the “Hubspot Website Grader” to take a broader approach at analyzing your digital marketing efforts. Not only is it a brilliant lead generation tool for Hubspot, it also produces a nifty little check list of things that you can do to improve your website and social activity. Images are free of Copyright restrictions.

Celebrating Humbug Day - You're Allowed a Dozen Today!


Creating and copyrighting a day is one marketing tactic many organizations can employ in an effort to gain distinction in a crowded marketplace. Today is both the shortest day of the year ( Winter Solstice) and Humbug Day, according to Wellcat Holidays & Herbs , the copyright holder of Humbug Day. Try HubSpot Free for 30 Days. See how HubSpot can help you better generate and track your traffic, leads and customers. Connect with HubSpot

Everything Marketers Need to Know About SOPA


law enforcement and copyright holders greater power to fight online trafficking in copyrighted intellectual property and counterfeit goods. Your Website Could Unfairly Get Shut Down/Blacklisted: If the government or the owner of copyrighted material identifies your website as hosting copyrighted material and falling guilty of copyright infringement, penalties could include disabling online advertising networks and payment facilitators (e.g. Connect with HubSpot

How To Build Website Trust In 2018: Six Proven Methods

EMagine B2B Blog

53% of marketers say blog content creation is their top inbound marketing priority. -Hubspot. According to Hubspot, “ More Google searches take place on mobile devices than on computers in 10 countries including the U.S. Updated copyright date. Keep the copyright date on your site footer updated and current at all times to reinforce website trust and to keep your site from looking outdated.

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20 of the Best Free Stock Photo Sites to Use in 2018


HubSpot. HubSpot customers, get access to 60,000 totally free Shutterstock photos right within your portal by clicking here.). All of its photos are shared without copyright restrictions, meaning you're free to use them however you please. Not only are the photos on Fancy Crave free of copyright restrictions, but they're also pretty remarkable. Like the images, the video content contains no copyright restrictions, and can be easily downloaded on its Vimeo account.

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How to Kill B2B BANT Zombies and Save Your Career


Check out the original copyright date of the groundbreaking sales theory book, Let’s Get Real or Let’s Not Play. One of those companies might be a start-up and therefore want something simple like HubSpot CRM, and another might be a global enterprise needing a CRM like If you try to align with sales around leads, way too often you’ll get a request for BANT leads.

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17+ Best Free Stock Photo Sites to Check in 2019


HubSpot. HubSpot. HubSpot is a platform that offers sales software and inbound marketing services. With HubSpot, you don’t have to worry about fees and royalties – the images of free to use. HubSpot photos are divided into four basic categories including miscellaneous stock photos, office stock photos, computer stock photos, and kitchen stock photos. Click here for your free HubSpot photos. (free) Best Stock Photo Sites: Fancycrave. Gratisography.

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Are People Stealing Your Content? How (and When) to Fight Back [SlideShare]


How (and When) to Fight Back from HubSpot All-in-one Marketing Software. First things first: You’ve got to discover that your content has been taken without your explicit permission and determine whether it violates the fair use copyright clause (more on that later). Google Alerts , Topsy , and HubSpot Social Inbox : Whichever tool you prefer, you can set up alerts to ping you when someone mentions your content online.

How to Use Creative Commons to Find Free Images


But pictures found in this way are almost always subject to restrictive copyright terms. Creative Commons was created as an alternative to restrictive copyright laws, and allows authors and creators (of images, animations, music, and more) to license their works for distribution and further use. Beth Dunn is a member of the Inbound Marketing Consultant team at HubSpot. Many beginning bloggers turn to the image search in Google.

Listening to Your Customers In the Digital Age

The Effective Marketer

I’ll take the status update that someone wrote from the couch in the comfort of their own home as more accurate than the comment they made in a focus group room when they are given a $100 gift card to show up.” – Mike Volpe, CMO at HubSpot. Focus Groups are Dead: Interview with Mike Volpe, CMO at HubSpot. Note: Mad Men is Copyright of American Movie Classics Company LLC. “You can’t just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them.

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450+ Free Stock Photos to Use in Your Marketing [Free Downloads]


Let me tell you a quick, cautionary tale about using images online and copyright. That''s when it hit me: What if marketers didn''t have to shell out more money for photos, obsess about copyright laws , and fret over permissions? In fact, HubSpot data shows that photo posts on Facebook generate 55% more Likes than the average post. According to HubSpot''s Science of Email Marketing report, two-thirds of survey respondents prefer emails that contain mostly images.

Good Bots vs. Bad Bots: How to Tell the Difference


Copyright Bots. One prime example is YouTube’s Content ID, which is assigned to copyright owners on the network. Web scrapers achieve the opposite effect as copyright bots. There’s a reason, after all, why the HubSpot Email Marketing Software prohibits the use of purchased or third-party lists. Navigating the web these days can make a person feel like Dorothy from The Wizard of Oz.

How Digital Plagiarism Detection of Your Content Protects Your Business

Hinge Marketing

” But it is illegal “if it infringes on an author’s intellectual property rights, including copyright or trademark.” File a report with Google : In Google Webmaster Tools, you can file what is called a DMCA (Digital Millennium Copyright Act) complaint. Google will remove the offending content from search results based on copyright ownership law. Offending sites or pages can be removed by the host with sufficient evidence of a copyright violation.


Plagiarism-Proof Your Content Marketing Strategy

Hinge Marketing

” But it is illegal “if it infringes on an author’s intellectual property rights, including copyright or trademark.” File a report with Google : In Google Webmaster Tools, you can file what is called a DMCA (Digital Millennium Copyright Act) complaint. Google will remove the offending content from search results based on copyright ownership law. Offending sites or pages can be removed by the host with sufficient evidence of a copyright violation.


How to Use Creative Commons to Add Images to Your Blog


But pictures found in this way are almost always subject to restrictive copyright terms. Creative Commons was created as an alternative to restrictive copyright laws, and allows authors and creators (of images, animations, music, and more) to license their works for distribution and further use. Beth Dunn is a member of the Inbound Marketing Consultant team at HubSpot. Connect with HubSpot

B2B Lead Generation Using a Business Blog

Industrial Marketing Today

HubSpot in their recent study of over 1,400 small- and medium-sized businesses, found that marketers with blogs generate 67% more leads. HubSpot results indicate that median leads start to grow once 24-51 articles are written and published. Copyright © 2010 Tiecas, Inc.

12 of the Best Guides and Sources for Free Stock Images

Webbiquity SMM

There are stock photo search engines, huge image collections from stock photography sites, smaller curated collections from design sites, and some additional sources for free high quality photographs” including some interesting lesser-known sites like RGBStock and New Old Stock (which “features vintage photos from the public archive, free of known copyright restrictions”). Getty’s New Free Stock Photos Come With a Price by HubSpot.

20 Signs Your Business Needs A Facelift

Marketing Insider Group

But, as Nicole Denton notes on HubSpot, it also has to be “well-designed, easily navigable, engaging.” Updated – fresh web design, copyright dates. “When you put your heart and soul into your work, it can be very hard to let go.” – Richard Branson. For most entrepreneurs and small business owners, there comes a point when they must answer a serious and deflating question: “When is it time to give up on my business?”.

Why Improv Comedy Is the Next Big Marketing Trend


Hubspot CMO Kipp Bodnar is one marketing employee who believes the unorthodox training has impacted him in the professional world. With special guests and live callers, Key and Peele skirted the NFL’s strict copyright laws and improvised their way through the biggest advertising day of the year. There’s a buzz in the air as people cram into hard-backed chairs, murmuring and sipping from plastic cups.

The Freelance Writer’s Guide to Pitching


Check out this HubSpot post for some general guidelines on crafting good sales email subject lines (because you are selling yourself, after all). Now ideas, for the most part, are not protected under copyright law. However, the expression of such an idea is subject to copyright law, and the execution of an idea always has more value than the idea itself. Finding work is a top concern for freelancers.

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6 Mistakes That Make Your Website Look Like a 1970s Kitchen


Check Your Copyright Date - Nothing signals out-of-date faster than scrolling down a home page and seeing Copyright 2002, when it is 2011. Instead, set a calendar reminder for yourself at the beginning of each year to go in and update the copyright date. Connect with HubSpot If you have ever been house or apartment hunting, you have probably walked into a place that needed some work. Commonly, the kitchen is one of the rooms that shows age and neglect the most.

Generating More “Educated Leads” on a Small Budget

Industrial Marketing Today

To find answers to that question, I went to HubSpot’s Lead Generation Marketing Hub and I found an incredible video featuring Holly Allison , vice president of marketing at Vico Software , a successful Boston-area startup that provides construction software to engineers and contractors. Copyright © 2010 Tiecas, Inc.

Social Media and B2B Marketing Do Pair Well

Industrial Marketing Today

The second report on social media and b2b marketing is from HubSpot. Copyright © 2010 Tiecas, Inc. Home Marketing Matters About Contact B2B Marketing Store Company Website Social Media and B2B Marketing Do Pair Well by Achinta Mitra on April 20, 2010 in B2B Lead Generation , Industrial Marketing Strategies , Social Media Marketing , Social Networking For a while, it was difficult to find hardcore data to make a business case for social media.

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Only B2B

This is among those content syndication tools which are been supported by other content syndication networks and partners such as, Marketo, and HubSpot. It is also among those content syndication networks that are used by the publishers of original copyrighted content to syndicate their content to other websites. 20 Content Syndication Tools To Exponentially Increase Domain Authority. Want to kick off the competition in content marketing?

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20 Tips to Get Your Content Seen on Facebook


To share photos but protect your copyright and get better analytics, use Flickr integrated with your Facebook account. Connect with HubSpot Facebook can be a great channel for spreading your content to a huge and active audience, but only if your content gets seen. Posting a video or a status update doesn't matter if no one sees it. Note: this article is based on a presentation I did for Social Fresh Tampa earlier this week. Check out the slides and resources here.

Facebook Cover Photo Do's and Don'ts [+Cover Photo Templates]


Covers can't be deceptive, misleading, or infringe on anyone else's copyright. You can see how we've tried to strike that balance on HubSpot's Facebook Page below. Shortening and tracking features are available in the HubSpot Marketing Platform and in tools like bitly. (If Want to see how HubSpot uses Facebook? Facebook Cover Photo Size.

Focus on Content in B2B Marketing

Industrial Marketing Today

Using content for inbound marketing HubSpot , calls inbound marketing as flipping traditional outbound marketing on its head. Copyright © 2010 Tiecas, Inc.

17 Marketing Terms You Were Too Embarrassed to Google (But Should Definitely Know)


moments at my time here at HubSpot. So, for example, a regular keyword for HubSpot would be “HubSpot.” Just make sure you’re adhering to the content copyright laws so you’re not stealing other people’s content. HubSpot is considered a SaaS product -- and, actually, I bet a lot of applications you use every day are SaaS products. HubSpot has APIs that developers use to get information from our software into theirs.

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Getty's New Free Stock Photos Come With a Price


No one wants a legal run-in over copyright issues. Or, HubSpot has hundreds of stock photos you can use any time, any place, with no attribution or iframes needed. It''s not fun fighting off lawyers when you thought you were using an image under a fair use clause. Where do you find images if you think you''re going to get sued, anyway? Well, now Getty''s attempted to make it a little easier to find high-grade stock photos that are legal for most people to use.