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BlogBloke: Blogging Ethics And Intellectual Property

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Wayne Hurlbert

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Long time blogger and leading advocate of ethical blogging and intellectual property BlogBloke describes how the decline in blogging ethics endangers the entire blogosphere. BlogBloke points out the plagiarizing of ideas from other bloggers, without attribution harms all bloggers. BlogBloke describes how to properly attribute and acknowledge the originator of an idea, and why this recognition is important. He also points out how the laws of copyright and intellectual property apply to blogs and the internet as well as they do for offline written works. BlogBloke offers ideas for protecting your intellectual property, ensuring that you are given full credit for your ideas, and to ensure that you provide the same courtesy to others. Learn from BlogBloke how some of the popular ideas for blog post curation are really plagiarism of intellectual property.