When talking about how much content can be taken from a source and cited, it needs to be clarified that only citing sources is not enough.
You cannot copy/paste all the stuff and mention references unless specifically asked by the instructor n case of literature review. Even in that case, an explanation of what you found out is more important rather than copy/pasting whatever you found out as a result of research. Continue reading
You must be aware of Google Panda update and recently launched Google Penguin update. The purpose of launching Google Penguin is to ensure the uniqueness of the web content. Now any website which has duplicated contents would be penalized. Google may remove all the duplicated contents from its index. It has become pretty difficult to figure out for the especially beginners that how they should check their contents for duplication. This is because of some certain reasons and one of the reasons is that Google’s index has billions of web contents. Continue reading
There can be many instances when contacting the plagiarist fails. One of them is that the information posted is so old that even the website owner is no more taking care of the website. Many bloggers carry their blogs for some time and as soon as they get busy elsewhere, they forget about updating those blogs. Even the contact information on those blogs expires and they become unreachable. Continue reading
How hard is it to cite some content?
How much time, work, energy, and money, it takes to cite someone’s work? There are hundreds of applications and types of software allowing people to catch plagiarism acts. People who have been copying content from others without citing the original source with the copied content have made their lives even harder due to their laziness and unwillingness to work within legal boundaries. Continue reading
By looking at the title man people might get infuriated that they never plagiarized or copied stuff from others and when they picked content from someone they always cited it. These people can rest assured because the title only refers to a widespread practice that had become very common in the past few years but was brought to an end, at least to some extent, with the help of plagiarism detectors. Plagiarism detector is a very general term and it could even mean people who are expert in catching plagiarism in various types of content, i.e. videos, audios, text etc. So we can say that now commonly being used, plagiarism detectors bring end to an era of content piracy, especially from online media. Continue reading