Dun Writin’—Now Whut? – 54 Sharing Content, Copyrights, and Permissions Part 2 (A series by Susan Uttendorfsky – Owner of Adirondack Editing)

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Sharing Content, Copyrights, and Permissions Part 2

In the previous post, we talked about “repurposing” other people’s content on your blog or in your book. We covered why it’s not very nice and followed Blogger G around while he thought of lifting some bullet points off an informational article/blog post he found. Today, we’ll move forward with actually asking for permission to use those bullet points.

So, how do you get permission and from whom do you need to get it? In this case, the site Blogger G’s bullet points are on is not owned by the author, but another company: The Alliance of Independent Authors. They have provided an email address at the bottom of the page. How nice of them! In this case, then, it’s very easy to shoot them a quick email to ask permission. Of course, you’ll need to give them 2-4 weeks to…

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