Copyright laws as it pertains to online content is a hot topic. Jason Keath, Founder of Social Fresh put together a common sense guide to copyright.
First, determine if the work you’re copying meets these fair use rules:
- Purpose and character of the use.
- Nature of the copyrighted work.
- Amount of work used.
- Effect on the potential market.
In addition to these four determiners, Keath provides eight common sense approaches to copyright:
- Always link.
- Ask first.
- Use Creative Commons.
Read the complete common sense guide on Social Fresh.
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