Helping subject matter experts turn their knowledge into CASH!!!

Resources to Help YOU Build a Thriving, Ethical Information Marketing Business!

You Need To Know About Pirating of E-books – Part 1

Building a Turbo-Charged Consulting Business

Want to get paid to give advice? This is the program for you. Learn the inside secrets to getting paid to consult, regardless of the field you're in.

Consult With Fred Gleeck

Want to get some advice DIRECTLY from me? Find out how I can help you (one-on-one) with YOUR business. The rates are surprisingly affordable!

Build Your Info Products Business

This 2 day program shows you everything you need to know about starting and building a successful info products business. Nothing is left to chance.

So, there’s a big upside to being able to self-publish our writing in e-books, on our blogs and websites. It’s an unprecedented opportunity to publish, but we have to take note of the inevitable downside. Here are some things you need to know about pirating of e-books, blog posts and website articles.

The most important thing to know is – it WILL happen. It’s not IF, it’s WHEN. Yes, imitation is the oldest form of flattery, but that is not much comfort when your work is stolen. It’s just plain aggravating. And worst of all, many times there is really no way to contact the site owner and take them to task.

Donna Hernandez of Long Ridge Writers Group has this pirating story to tell:

info marketing piracy

You Need To Know About Pirating of E-books – Part 1

“I decided to google my name and the title of my book to see if anyone was talking about it on their blog or somewhere else. I saw the title of my book on three different site so I went to see what they had to say. You can imagine my surprise when I saw they were giving my book away for free downloads. So I wrote a post on one of the sites asking the person who gave them permission to give my book away. Now I was really upset that they were just giving it away, not linking it to where it could be bought.”

Naturally, she checked into her options for rectifying the situation. She put together an easy summary of the copyright process at the link above, and she also interviewed an experienced author to get his take

on the piracy issue.

Filed under: Blog

Self Publish Your Own Book

Don't wait for someone else to publish your book, DO IT YOURSELF! This program will give you all the tools to do just that. It's actually simple and easy!

Got something to say?