Ask Dave Taylor: Tech and Business


How do you copyright your Web site or blog?

Dave, I've created several web sites and I'm worried about other sites stealing my content. How can I copyright my sites and will doing that actually help me?

This is a very timely question as I've really been digging into copyright issues as some of my content seems to be traveling further in the electronic world than I would like. I've written about various facets of the topic, including about the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) and Are copyrights necessary for Web sites?

My long-time friend and colleague Kevin Savetz, however, just published a very informative ebook entitled Copyright Your Web Site: How to Protect Your Online Work and here's how he answers your question...