Tag Archives: Copyscape

The Dark Art of Newsmastering

My main paid work involves writing blog posts by rewriting original content, usually accident reports from different online newspapers.  It’s the same thing a newspaper does when they take copy from the Associated Press or other press syndicates and turn it into … Continue reading

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Unique Content and Unique Value

When I’m writing newspaper or magazine articles I don’t worry about SEO ideas like unique content and unique value. My research and writing is original and I have no worry that I will be ranked lower due to repetitive content. But because … Continue reading

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Are we writing for readers or search engines?

This is from a recent job posting on a freelance site. I think it explains itself: “I am interested in having 30 pages created ranging between 300 – 800 words per page, containing the various keywords and phrases identified by me. … Continue reading

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Copyscape, Google search, and Unique Pages

I’m learning about Copyscape (external link) and I am confused. I have many questions, but are they the right ones? Copyscape is a web service that detects plagiarism on the net. It also reports on whether submitted content is unique. First things first. … Continue reading

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