Are you creating something new or just copying?Are you competing with the source you are copying from?Are you giving the author credit? ANDThe Quality of the material is just as important as the quantity.
Anyone who exploits any of the exclusive rights of copyright without the copyright owner’s permission is guilty
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Things to look out for:<br />Without permission from the author<br />Is it a copy of the original item<br />The quantity<br />Does it change the point of view<br />Flickr Photo Courtesy of Electronic Frontier Foundation<br />
Keep in mind when deciding what is right and what is wrongARE YOU:just copyingcompeting giving credit<br />