The Importance of Plagiarism , Copyrighting , and Netiquette.
By : Alexius Hedgepeth
Today in class you will be learning aboutPlagiarism, Copyrighting, and NetiquettePay ATTENTION !!!!!!!!!At the end of this power point you will have to take a popquiz based on what you’ve seen or learned aboutPlagiarism, Copywriting, and Netiquette.
What is Plagiarism ?Plagiarism is whenyou are presentingother’s work or ideasclaimed as your own.Plagiarism is veryobvious .
How to avoid Plagiarism ?• You must identify the author of the information and ideas .• Use quotation marks to directly state the authors ideas.• Accurate notes could be taken on where you found the specific information .• Make it CLEAR on WHO said WHAT .• Cite your sources .• Know how to paraphrase . A paraphrase is a restatement in your own words while using someone elses ideas.• Make sure you evaluate your sources.• If you get caught plagiarizing you might have to pay afine.
CitingCiting is noting the paraphrase or note asthe proof .There’s a rule you could usewhich is : “If you knew a piece ofinformation before you started doingresearch, generally you do not need tocredit it.” You also do not need to citewell-known facts, such as dates. Allother information such as quotations,statistics, and ideas should always becited in your papers.
What is Copywriting ?• Copywriting is when a person is employed to write advertising .• Copywriting is the use of words to promote someone’s business or idea.• It can include plain text messages, and a variety of other online media.
The MAIN purposeof CopyrightingThe main purpose ofcopywriting is to persuadethe reader somehow,whether if its to click on alink, or buying a product.
Netiquette “A philosophy of effectiveinternet communication thatutilizes common conventions and forms as a guide for rules and standards.”
Basic Rules of Netiquette Be abrupt. Be common with Relate to yourself. the things you say. When you want to prominence a word , Don’t say anything do not use ALL inappropriate. CAPS.
Importance ofNetiquetteP-R-O-O-F-R-E-A-D.At ALL times be careful what you say.Pay attention to formatting.Use your judgments with attachments.
Types of Netiquette These are the types of Netiquette “Netiquette of sending.” “Netiquette of “Netiquette of“Netiquette basics.” replying.” confidentially.”
ClosingJust by viewing this slide you may have learned newthings about Plagiarism, Copyrighting, and Netiquette.Now you will have a short quiz .Ready???? Hope you were payingattention.Time to TestYourKnowledge!!
1. What is one type of Plagiarism? (a) word-for-word (b)copyright (c) thief2. How could you prevent Plagiarism? (a)identify yourself (b)identify the author (c) cite where it was created3. Why do you think people copyright? (a)To earn money (b)They can (c)To get credit4. Why is Netiquette important? (a)To keep peace on the internet (b) To search across the world (c)Tocommunicate with others
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