Fair Use in the Digital Millennium Copyright Era

The Realtime Report

Fair Use in the Digital Millennium Copyright Era By Jenny Q. The DMCA places limitations on Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and creates certain responsibilities with regard to digital media and information.

Social Media Quotes, Music and Photo Copyrights

Ignite Social Media

We see them all the time on social, inspiration quotes meant to get our fingers tapping that like button. The question is, if you’re a brand, can you legally use the quotes? Most of us are used to music copyrights, products and photos but quotes don’t seem to trigger the same “is this legal?” If you are not the original author of a quote, one of two things must be true to use it freely on social media.

The Ugly Side of Social Media Sharing

Waxing UnLyrical

I am a social media advocate. But I hate the ugly side of social media sharing; especially when kids are involved. She explained that the kids were minors and the photo was used without her knowledge. This is the nature of digital media.

Live Tweeting Requires Ethical and Legal Considerations

Socialized

Setting aside issues of whether the practice is actually useful, and whether it is distracting to the speaker and to others in attendance, live tweeting and live blogging of conferences, events and webcasts raises legal and ethical issues. The best guidance for whether live blogging and live tweeting is acceptable comes from the Fair Use provision of U.S. The amount and substantiality of the portion used in relation to the copyrighted work as a whole.

Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media. Social media. Whether youre socializing on Facebook , updating Twitter , or just adding a new bookmark to Ma.gnolia , social media has become an integral part of our daily lives. social media.

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Social Media Lawsuits Protect Yourself From Them | Guest Posts.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Protecting Yourself From Social Media Lawsuits July 21st, 2010 |Written By: Indra Gardiner | View Comments Tweet Guest post by Indra Gardiner , founding partner and COO at BG Creative.

METEOR: Not For Broadcast #media #socialmedia #geminid

Laurel Papworth

I saw an article on a media outlet wondering out loud what a big bang (noise) in Arizona was … so I went on Twitter and found the answer including a video on a Geminid meteor hitting near the Arizona airport. Media social media ABC Arizona bang geminids reporters

Hitler Downfall: Constantine Film vs The World

Laurel Papworth

If you believe your video is fair use, check the box that reads “ This video uses copyrighted material in a manner that does not require approval of the copyright holder.&# If you’re not sure if your video qualifies, you can learn more about fair use here.

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My Backlinks Strategy Sucks, And What I Plan To Do About It

Jason Yormark

I’m fairly happy with the level of engagement I get, and I get a nice size audience somewhat regularly when I actually find the time to post on a regular basis. I feel that I write fairly useful and/or entertaining blog posts that most seem to find interesting or helpful.

How To Use Pinterest to Advance Your Organization

SocialFish

Pinterest is an online social media platform that enables members to pin images to pinboards, save them, name them, describe them, and share them. As a social media platform in its early stages of development, Pinterest is changing rapidly and gaining a huge following.

How to Use Quotes in Your Blog Content Legally and Ethically

ProBlogger

The post How to Use Quotes in Your Blog Content Legally and Ethically appeared first on ProBlogger. Are you confident you’re using quotes legally and ethically on your blog? Should You Use Quotes at All? Why You Need to Use Quotes Correctly.

IBM Social Computing Guidelines

Buzz Marketing for Technology

IBM Social Computing Guidelines. Blogs, wikis, social networks, virtual worlds and social media. In the spring of 2005, IBMers used a wiki to create a set of guidelines for all IBMers who wanted to blog. Since then, many new forms of social media have emerged. The effort has broadened the scope of the existing guidelines to include all forms of social computing. IBM Social Computing Guidelines: Executive Summary. Use a disclaimer.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #144

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But I ultimately chose to include it, because it's a really good example of the democratization of media. Sprinkle a little Fair Use Doctrine and ubiquitous broadband, and you get this. While the mainstream media - who feasted on the stories provided by Wikileaks - have turned a blind eye to Manning's trial, a handful of indie journalists have kept a spotlight on the story." We would constantly hear these kind of stories in the mass media of North America.

The Why, How and When of Using Quotations on Your Blog

ProBlogger

Do you ever use quotations on your blog – words from other bloggers, writers, or experts in your industry? If you’ve never even thought about using quotes, or if you’re worried about getting it wrong, this post is for you. Why You Should Use (More) Quotes on Your Blog. #1:

$100,000 in One Week, a Viral Nova Follow-Up

Viper Chill

Again, I prefer the idea of content being on the left rather than packed between navigation, but at least put something there that entices people to click on more articles or simply share your website via social media. Is this fair use? Your Right to Use Site Content.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #178

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It also resurrects the much-heated debate about what, exactly, is fair use when it comes to books and literature. media hacks. social media. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

Can you handle the data?

The Way of the Web

Not a day goes by without an infographic being shared which shows social networking stats, mobile stats, stats about stats and other stats in a graphical form. Now, it’s definitely very pretty, but it’s hard to define how to use it effectively to achieve anything.

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PB173: How to Use Quotes in Your Blog Content Legally and Ethically

ProBlogger

Using Quotes in Your Blog Legally and Ethically. In today’s lesson, I want to talk about using quotes on your blog. Further Resources on How to Use Quotes in Your Blog Content Legally and Ethically. 8 Tips for Using Quotes and Dialogue in Your Blog Posts.

PB173: How to Use Quotes in Your Blog Content Legally and Ethically

ProBlogger

Using Quotes in Your Blog Legally and Ethically. In today’s lesson, I want to talk about using quotes on your blog. Further Resources on How to Use Quotes in Your Blog Content Legally and Ethically. 8 Tips for Using Quotes and Dialogue in Your Blog Posts.