Don Bobbitt recently posted an article warning motor home owners about scams...and just now I found an exact copy of it on slideshares, which is hosted by LinkedIn. I have informed the team and have asked them to contact him. The URL is listed here.
They seem to be stealing a lot of articles lately. Anybody else had a problem?
I just got the copyright warning that my most popular hub has been copied by someone on Slideshare. DMCA complaint filed with LinkedIn moments later...
One good thing is that if you file properly using their form, they dump the copied content pretty quickly, like within days.
Thanks TimetravelerII- This slideshare is loaded with blatantly copied articles, (3 of mine at the moment). I am hitting the road tomorrow but I am going to go after them again.
In actuality, it is a "Wild West" kind of site with no real management and the users copy whole works including the original authors information and even any of the original authors copyright warnings.
I even have two hubs copied by someone in China. No response to any of my warnings or threats from them.
Oh well, maybe I'm just supposed to be happy that my writings are good enough to be copied? LOL!
by watergeek3 weeks ago
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by Rochelle Frank2 months ago
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by Tony2 years ago
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by Poppy6 months ago
I'm so angry. Today I got the little red circled C warning me my content was stolen. A quick scan in the plaguirism checker showed that someone had copied one of my game guides word for word onto their site. Do they not...
by Kylyssa Shay3 years ago
I filed a DMCA report for a page that copied my hub. The hub existed as a lens since 12/12/10.The content is obviously and clearly copied and even mentions that it was taken from Squidoo at the top. Yet Google rejected...
by Peggy Woods7 years ago
I discovered a little red "c" with circle around it and had no idea what that meant so I clicked on that hub. It told me that my hub was apparently copied. When I clicked on the web address...
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