Habemus Plagium: the problem of copying on the internet – Rafael Medina | Professional management
full of many interesting things. Every minute that passes a new one is created
content, a text is shared or a video or image is viralized. Most
of the times we share it on social networks without even looking at who has
done, but there are those who go beyond.
that the same content that you have decided to share, whether duplicated by any
other and reproduced on its website, social networks or somewhere else. Is to this
reproduction, without authorization and attributing the authorship thereof, to what
We call plagiarism and the internet is becoming a problem.
Easy to detect but hard to avoid
of plagiarism we usually think of the entertainment industry outside the world
2.0. Cinema, television, music and writing are some of the areas where
copies abound and plagiarisms are
simple to detect.
the same thing happens. An image, video or article can be easily tracked to know if it is plagiarism
or not, the complicated part is really avoiding it. Unlike other problems
which we face on the internet, plagiarism is almost inevitable. Do not
They serve surveillance cameras or warnings at the foot of the page. When
Someone decides to plagiarize can do it without finding almost resistance. It's a theft
simple to execute
weapon is to be attentive to this problem and for that there are some programs
to detect plagiarism that, in a few
steps, allow to verify the authorship of certain contents. The idea is not
avoid plagiarism is impossible, but if detected and denounced if
The real problem behind plagiarism
where content is king, the
plagiarism goes beyond just intentionally copying and pasting content into a
different web, lie about its authorship and take advantage of it. It's more than just
that, to the point that many of us have fallen into plagiarism unconsciously.
to share content in an apparently innocent way without citing or giving credit to
its author can be considered plagiarism and if you carry out a blog or page
web, you are likely to suffer the consequences of it, penalizing the
content positioning in Google.
unconscious plagiarism the best is
always produce original content and correctly cite the origin of
texts, images and others. Of course, no
It means that to get inspiration you can not go to content of
third parties to write their own content, on the contrary, the ideal is to be able to
do it but avoid duplicating what another person already created and if by some
reason you can't avoid copying a text identically, don't forget to quote.
ask yourself the questionhave plagiarized
consciously or unconsciously ever? Avoid having a hard time and
keep an eye on this topic to avoid sharing plagiarized content as
so as not to lose the positioning of your website due to a bad decision.
Habemus Plagium: the problem of copying on the internet
Reviewed by Rafael Medina