For bloggers, Webmaster and writers how it feels when you put your heart and soul to create quality content for your blog and suddenly you come to know across that your content has been stolen and copied by someone else without your prior permission and without any link back? No doubt it will felt very very bad, but what to do to prevent your content from being stolen and copied somewhere elsewhere?
This will be the whole series from preventing your content to taking down the pages where your content has been copied and we are going to use way #4 which is DMCA method to protect our content in this series because with dmca you can even taken take down those pages which are stealing your content.
Today I will be sharing the best ways by which you can easily prevent your content from being stolen and can easily monitor who and where your content is being copied and republished.
Here are some ways to protect your content from being stolen:
1. Using proper disclaimer:
2. Using copied/duplicate content Checker Tools:
3. Use Tynt script
So Tynt has two advantages
- You can easily determine how many words are being copied from your site. They send weekly report everything to your mail.
- Another benefit is that it insert link in the copied text which helps you to get link back and increase your search engine ranking. But the scrappers can easily remove the link URL, so this is a disadvantage. But you can easily monitor how much quantity of your blog content is being stolen.
Dmca is best place to prevent your content from pilgrims and best part is that you can easily submit dmca complained to Google and after that Google will verify the request. If they found your request to be valid Google will remove the page from search engine and lower the overall ranking of site. So you can slap content duplicator easily. But you have to add dmca badge on your site in order to protect your content.
- This is the method which we are going to use for protecting our content content in this series and it is one of the best and free way to protect as well as takedown copied content.