Spreading Plagiarism Through Technology

Search engines, applications, software and the human minds are all busy in detecting plagiarism and it wouldn’t be wrong to state that software technology and search engines are doing a great job in detection of plagiarism. However, whenever there are 100 minds thinking of making things better, there are 10 trying to ruin them. Similarly, software technology and applications are being used by plagiarists as well. Continue reading

Why Plagiarism Is Considered an Ambiguous Matter by Many

Plagiarism gets a lot of attention from internet users, especially those whose professions need a lot of knowledge about the matter.If you are a content writer, graphic designer, website developer or a marketer, you must familiarize yourself with what plagiarism is. Not paying attention to the matter could get you in trouble. Many websites disappear from the search results of search engines and only after getting sent to the bottom they realize that their plagiarized content has done this to them. Continue reading

What Content Students Must Cite to Avoid Plagiarism

Students are often caught for plagiarism when they use content from various sources in their assignments and projects. It is seen on most occasions that in case of students, they are mostly not aware of the plagiarism rules. Many of the students only find out about plagiarism when they have already made the mistake of submitting an assignment with a lot of copied content from various sources to their teachers. To make things even worse, they can’t get away with this because many of the schools, colleges and universities have now bought applications for checking plagiarism in the assignments of students. Continue reading

Is Self-Plagiarism Really An Issue

While you are busy reading about plagiarism on the internet and wondering how you never knew about this issue, you might as well want to know about self-plagiarism. Yes, there is something as self-plagiarism as well and this is that grey area that has created a chasm among the people who were once on the same page on the issue of plagiarism. Many people are wondering why self-plagiarism was even made into an issue. For them, there is nothing in the world as self-plagiarism and if there is one, it is nothing but a misnomer. Continue reading

Indication of Plagiarism in Literature and How to Avoid

When you have a literature assignment and you have to complete it before the deadline, you definitely have to give it some time. Surely, there are those reasons for not doing the assignment: you have time to give to your friends, you have family matters, you want some time alone, you are ill etc. However, there are people who don’t want to “not do” the assignment instead they go for plagiarism. Continue reading

Search Engines Find Out and Penalize Plagiarism

It is true that humans do things they are specifically told not to do more furiously than things they are told to do. Furthermore, most of the times it happens that people do bad things while being fully aware of the circumstances of their actions. Plagiarists, being humans as they are, have the same minds and they do repugnant stuff even though they know the consequences plagiarism. Continue reading

Creative Writing And Avoiding Plagiarism

Why should you choose to be a creative writer and say no to plagiarism when writing stuff? The answer for the professional writers is pretty clear but the ones just starting with their writing careers, the issue of plagiarism might need a little more clarification. For those who have not heard of the term yet, plagiarism is when you choose to add a content in your written material or pick the entire written piece from another author and without citing his/her name, you display to the public this content as yours. Continue reading

Web Development Plagiarism

It is hard to believe that plagiarism takes place in web development as well but what’s more shocking is the fact that it takes place in web development with just as much frequency as it happens in writing. The codes you write for your websites can be copied and used by incompetent developers as-is but by doing so they put you in trouble. For web developers the task of plagiarism isn’t an easy one and in fact they have to dive into a lot of ambiguities to know whether a code copied from their website will be considered plagiarism or not. Continue reading

How to Save Your Reputation and Life’s Work from Being Sabotaged

In today’s world, especially the cyber world, the more hard work you do the more you expose yourself to the danger of plagiarism.Whether you are a writer, creative or professional one, your work can be sabotaged by plagiarists in many different forms – many of those you wouldn’t even know. Plagiarism is a reality: it is happening right now and while you are reading this article, your work, if you have done any online, might be getting copied by someone. It is so common and frequent now that every single online user is exposed to it. Continue reading

Finding Out If Your Work Is Being Plagiarized By Someone

Plagiarism has become very common, and precisely notorious, on the internet since last few decades. Your masterpieces and creative work are not that safe if you have posted them on your website or somewhere. You mostly hear news about plagiarism nowadays that someone plagiarized someone’s work and got caught or someone is fighting with plagiarists on the internet. Continue reading