How Creative Commons Helped Spread My Ideas To Millions Of People!

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I'm a huge fan of Creative Commons , a nonprofit organization that makes it easy for people to both share their original work with the world and build upon the work of others.

Getty Images vs Creative Commons and Privacy: What Bloggers Need to Know

ProBlogger

Let’s review some of the most important clauses in the terms of the embed feature and we’ll do this by comparing this with another very popular image source (images under a Creative Commons license) for bloggers. Wikimedia Commons.

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How to Be Visual (Even When You’re not an Artist)

Convince & Convert

» Digital Marketing art bigstockphoto content marketing creative commons slideshare stock photography visual marketing visual storytelling The master said it best: visuals are now the most important element of content marketing.

How Google Instant Might Impact Your Small Non-Profit

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Greig Christie via Flickr, Creative Commons Since Google Instant’s launch just over a month ago, digital marketers have been scrambling to figure out how search engine marketing strategies might need to change.

How Reading Fairy Tales Can Improve Public Relations

Waxing UnLyrical

Also… Image: Thom Watson via Flickr, Creative Commons OK, I’ll stop now, I can see you rolling your eyes, going, “Come on, act your age.&#

Talking The Social Media Walk

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Lars Plougmann via Flickr, Creative Commons Really, if you just read through the comments, there’s your follow-up blog post… but since I promised you one, you’re getting one.

Public Relations Lessons From Jesus, The Apostles And The Bible

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Martin LaBar via Flickr, Creative Commons And even many non-Christians will be relaxing, perhaps joining in the revelry (as many of my friends did when I was growing up in India). What do they have in common?

Kpop Lessons: Handling Defamation Through Public Relations

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: twchoi11 via Flickr , Creative Commons Though I wouldn’t consider myself as devoted as some fan clubs. Image: Gitgat via Flickr , Creative Commons Instead, speak up and join the conversation.

The Value Of A Fire Drill

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Stephen Korecky via Flickr , Creative Commons I was finger painting in kindergarten and having a good ole time.

Simply The Best

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: sahmeepee via Flickr , Creative Commons The Best means that you are indubitably, unequivocally, indisputably the best in who you are, what you do, and what you stand for, no matter who – or what – else you are compared with, or what others might be exposed to.

So What Will You Have For Lunch?

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Ranjit Bhatnagar via Flickr , Creative Commons And thanks to myfirsttweet.com , I can share it with you. Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali So What Will You Have For Lunch?

5 Places To Get Free Images For Your Blog

Small Business Mavericks

Creative CommonsCreative Commons is a library of media that includes images, videos, and more. Creative Commons licenses fall into several categories. An easy way to search Flickr for free images is in The Commons area. Blogging for Small Business creative commons free images free photos images photos public domain It is becoming increasingly more important to include images with your blog posts.

Weekly Roundup: The Holly And The Ivy

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Cornelia Kopp via Flickr, Creative Commons My husband is… well, I’m not quite sure what he’s doing, but he’s probably puttering around happily (that’s what married couples do, we putter companionably).

Conch and Drum

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Arindam Bhattacharjee via Flickr, Creative Commons If I were back in Kolkata, I’d be hearing conchs and drums from dusk till dawn.

Weekly Roundup: Paloozas And Palominos

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Derrick Coetzee via Flickr , Creative Commons Seems to me both are somewhat extraordinary, perhaps exaggerated and possibly exciting.

[Cool Infographic Friday] The Ultimate Guide to Creative Commons

SocialFish

How To Attribute Creative Commons Photos by Foter. Tip o’ the hat to Jeff Hurt for this one. Related Posts [Cool Infographic Friday] Big Data Big Profits [Cool Infographic Friday] Periodic Table of Google Analytics [Cool Infographic Friday] – What can you outsource?

Google Penalizes Copyright Infringers: Are You At Risk?

ProBlogger

Use materials licensed under Creative Commons. As you might know, Creative Commons (cc) enables you to license your own writing, photos, videos, or anything you’ve created for reuse by others, and it’s free. Creative Commons is not a license that allows the reuse of any work, but it is less restrictive than standard copyright. Here are the different types of Creative Commons licenses.

Doctorow video on copyright and piracy – must watch

The Way of the Web

The timing is particularly nice considering part of the video covers Hollywood and Youtube – and the latter has announced Creative Commons licences will now be part of the service when you upload or want to find content to mashup. I probably haven’t spent enough time educating enough of my clients about the benefits of utilising Creative Commons – a good reminder to start doing that right now.

Is Amazon reading this blog?

The Way of the Web

September 29th, 2010 · View Comments On Monday I wrote about the future of libraries , and how digital sharing and sampling are legally enabled either by open works (Public Domain or Creative Commons), or that retailers will have a vested interest in allowing sampling.

How Angus Young has lost my £5

The Way of the Web

business Digital Audio ac/dc alterante usage angus young creative commons digital downloads licensing music no legal downloadsMusic is pretty important to me, as you might have seen from my acceptance last month that the CD has finally died for me.

Why Start Another Social Media Blog???

Social Media Strategery

24+ Sites to Find Free Images You Would Actually Use for Your Marketing

Buffer Social

But you can find a public domain photo, use a Creative Commons image that might need attribution, or even create your own image from scratch. What is Creative Commons? Here at Buffer, we think a lot about visual content.

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[COMIC] Parenting In The Age Of Social Media

SocMed Sean

Image courtesy of bbaunach via Creative Commons. Parenting is tough. That moment when our new bundle of joy is delivered with that fresh baby smell is absolutely amazing but, unfortunately, each child it isn’t accompanied with a handbook or instruction manual.

Can I Use This Photo on Social Media? Understanding Image Copyright

Hootsuite

Common contexts for fair use include criticism, news reporting, teaching, or research. Is the copyrighted work highly creative, or more fact-based? What is Creative Commons? In Creative Commons, this is often listed as CC0 1.0 Creative Commons search portal.

Ready Yourself Now for a Mobile Only Future

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Alejandro Escamilla via Unsplash, Creative Commons CC0. Guest Post by Amanda DiSilvestro. How do you communicate with customers or potential customers? We all know how we used to communicate—phone, direct mail, in person.

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How to Find Images for Your Blog That Won?t Get You Sued

ProBlogger

Copyright and Creative Commons (Briefly) Explained. Before we take a look at specific image sources, I want to briefly talk you through a couple of important terms: ‘copyright’ and ‘creative commons’.

13 Fantastic Places to Find Background Music for Your Video Content

Buffer Social

Licensing: Free (public domain) & Creative Commons. Price range: Public domain & Creative Commons. Licensing: Public domain & Creative Commons. Licensing: Creative Commons. Licensing: Creative Commons.

50+ Social Media Comics And Cartoons For Use Your Presentations

SocMed Sean

” You can find the specifics of my Creative Commons usage license in the right sidebar on any page on my blog, and as long as you make that attribution, I permit anyone to use the comics, even for commercial purposes.

PR Ethics … “You CAN Handle the Truth”

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: James & Carol Lee via Unsplash, Creative Commons CC0. Guest Post by Kirk Hazlett.

12 of the Best Guides and Sources for Free Stock Images

Webbiquity SMM

Richard Byrne responds to a teacher frustrated by “students are getting when they search on Google Images” with details of eight free-image alternatives, including the Morgue File , everystockphoto.com (“a search engine for public domain and Creative Commons licensed pictures.

A Case Study: Orchestrating a Harmonious Message

Waxing UnLyrical

Image by stevepb via Pixabay, Creative Commons CC0. Guest Post by Heather Whaling. Geben Communication is a platform to do good. The more we give, the more we grow. And, the more we grow, the more we give. We want to do work that matters with people we like. We want to be impactful.

Creative Storytelling: Picture This: It’s Not Just the Words – It’s What You Do with Them

Waxing UnLyrical

The great Brian Solis, who I had the pleasure of seeing live in 2013 as keynote speaker at the PRSA’s International Conference, recently published this article on LinkedIn about creative storytelling. Lots of resources are out there to guide us on our creative journeys.

The 4-1-1 on the (Not So) New Marketing Trend: Influencer Marketing

Waxing UnLyrical

So many other factors need to be considered as well, such as message tracks, metrics and who has control of the content (typically the influencer maintains creative control.). Image by ElisaRiva via Pixabay, CC0 Creative Commons. Guest Post by Dawn Buzynski.

Trust Me, I’m a Communicator

Waxing UnLyrical

However, it is common that people find themselves unable to make that kind of decision and therefore may “go along” until they can find another source income. Image: rawpixel via Unsplash, Creative Commons CC0. Guest Post by John Friedman.

The Internet's Own Boy (A Movie You Have To Watch)

Twist Image

I heard his name only a couple of times as he was one of the people involved in the development of RSS , the organization Creative Commons , and the founding of Reddit. creative commons. Do you know the name Aaron Swartz ? I never met Aaron.

SalesForce Marketing Cloud – The Next Step In Social Media Engagement?

SocMed Sean

–Sean Photo Credit: Social Media Tools via Gloria Bell at Flickr.com under Creative Commons license. No…I haven’t gone off the radar.

Thumper’s Rule – Knowing When And How To Avoid An Online Argument

SocMed Sean

'two face' courtesy of Broderick on Flickr via Creative Commons license.

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5 Simple Ways Small Businesses Can Ace Social Listening in 2019

Waxing UnLyrical

You can also try common misspellings and abbreviations of business names. Image via Pixabay , Creative Commons CC0. Guest Post by Amos Onwukwe. Big business bureaucracy stifles B2C communication.

25 Social Media Pet Peeves – How Many Are You Doing?

SocMed Sean

A while back, I asked a fairly straight-forward question on my Facebook page : What is your social media pet peeve? Mine is people who just post quotes all day long, thinking they are being inspirational. What’s yours?

The One Tip That Took My Blog To New Levels. Stop Caring.

SocMed Sean

–Sean **Stop Caring image via Daquella Maner on Flickr via Creative Commons license. I’ve been blogging for about 5 years now and as I look back over those years, I’m amazed at how much I have learned.

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How Brands Can Celebrate Juneteenth on Social Media

Later

A post shared by hella creative (@wearehellacreative) on Jun 6, 2020 at 4:57pm PDT. These historic images have been released into the public domain as Creative Commons Zero (CC0), so that means you can use, transform, and share the assets without asking permission from the Smithsonian. .

The Social Media Train – is it too late to catch it?

Akamai Marketing

Image courtesy of FreeFoto.com under Creative Commons. I’ve recently had some conversations with people who are feeling that because they didn’t get integrate social media right away, that they’ve already been left behind. Good news!

Your Blog Stinks! You Should Quit!

SocMed Sean

Photo courtesy of functoruser on Flickr via Creative Commons license. Photo courtesy of skpy on Flickr via Creative Commons license. What to do…It’s 2012 and you’ve been blogging for almost a year now with no success.