Usually Google itself penalize those site who do copy content of other sites. But you also have to check. Sometimes a copied content can outrank your original content. You should report such sites. Today we will discuss about Blog plagiarism, and what to do if someone copy your content.
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Plagiarism as a serious offense. DMCA is an authority which take down such copied articles.
How plagiarism affect your search engine rankingBlog Plagiarism can be bad for your search engine ranking. Sometimes even copied articles rank higher in search results, which is bad for you. But usually search engines itself find copy content and penalize such sites.
How to know if someone is copying your contentCopyscape is the number one tool to check plagiarism. Just enter the url of your site and you will find if someone else has copied your content or not. The other way is that you should cope few words of your article and paste in Google search and search for the sites matching those exact phrase or words. You can check then if any of those sites have copied your content or not. Plagium is also a good tool to fight plagiarism.
Best free online tools to check for copied content
How to deal with such peopleSearch for the contact in their contact, about me page and send them and email informing that they have copied content which they should remove soon. If you don`t receive good reply, then you can do it hard way.
Fight Plagiarism in Hard Way:
WebhostContact webhosting company of that site and report such illegal activities. Webhosting company check itself and flagged whole site.
Advertising companyContact advertising company like MediaBurst, AdSense or any other which that person using on his site and send them an Email with details of pilagiarism.
Click here: Report Adsense violation