Copyscape

Copyscape is an online plagiarism detection service that checks whether similar text content appears elsewhere on the web. It was launched in 2004 by Indigo Stream Technologies, Ltd.Copyscape is used by content owners to detect cases of "content theft", in which content is copied without permission from one site to another. It is also used by content publishers to detect cases of content fraud, in which old content is repackaged and sold as new original content.
Posts about Copyscape
  • 1 Hour SEO Audit Challenge: Odoo

    … on the following criteria: Content Schema Backlinks Site Speed Meta Tag Issues Title Tag Issues Over our previous two audits, many of you have commented that you would like your website graded, and we're extremely excited to finally get to some of your websites - starting with this week's audit of Odoo, an open source ERP and CRM…

    Austin Paley/ ROI Factor Blogin SEO Content- 28 readers -
  • How to Avoid an SEO Disaster When Changing Your Website

    … Canonicalisation Broken internal/external links Image alt text You should also manually check for: XML sitemap Robots.txt Duplicate content (do exact match search "insert content" or use Copyscape) Pages indexed by Google (do a site: command in Google) Site speed and performance (here's a tool to check) URL structure Pages indexed…

    Moz Blogin SEO- 19 readers -
  • How to Avoid an SEO Disaster When Changing Your Website

    … tags Missing meta descriptions Duplicate meta descriptions Meta descriptions over 923 pixels Canonical tags Canonicalisation Broken internal/external links Image alt text You should also manually check for: XML sitemap Robots.txt Duplicate content (do exact match search "insert content" or use Copyscape) Pages indexed…

    Moz User Generated Blogin SEO How To's- 13 readers -
  • 1 Hour SEO Audit Challenge: ShipHero

    … most importantly their website is fully responsive, which gives them a huge leg up on competition that can't provide a seamless experience for users across multiple devices. Tools Used In order to keep things consistent, I used the exact same tools as last week: Ragepank Screaming Frog MajesticSEO Mozbar Open Site Explorer Copyscape…

    Brendon Rowe/ ROI Factor Blogin SEO Content- 20 readers -
  • A Simple DIY Website Audit

    … Analytics Access to Google Webmaster Tools Copyscape A lot of patience and a web browser A victory dance for when you’re finished. Shot of Whiskey, a fine hard apple cider or glass of wine. A good site crawler. Before Your Run, You Gotta Crawl When you start your audit you’re going to need some data that will be easier to access…

    Jeremy Rivera/ AuthorityLabsin SEO Google- 22 readers -
  • Panda Audit 101: The Roadmap to Complete Panda Recovery

    … an assistant, consider adding columns for WMT data manually. The second step is to weed out duplicate content. Panda hates duplicate content, and it is one of the primary triggers to the diminished Quality Scores that have plagued so many webmasters since Panda’s release. Finding and removing it requires some help from Copyscape. You can use a feature…

    Marcela De Vivo/ Search Engine Watchin SEO Google- 13 readers -
  • 1 Hour SEO Audit Challenge: Everyday Health

    … Screaming Frog MajesticSEO Mozbar Open Site Explorer Copyscape Microsoft IIS Schema In a world without authorship, visual assets through schema mark up are extremely important for a business to have in order to make sure they are getting the most traffic out of their organic rankings. This means including relevant tags for appropriate…

    Brendon Rowe/ ROI Factor Blogin SEO Google- 23 readers -
  • What Have You Been Hit By? A Guide to Google Penalties

    … sources – use duplicate content checking tools such as Copyscape to identify any external sites which duplicate your site content. Pages thin on textual content – review your site pages and ensure that each contains at least 250-300 words of unique textual content. If any pages are short, develop them or consider if they’re needed at all. If you remove…

    Emma North/ Koozai.comin SEO Google- 22 readers -
  • How to Defend Against Content Theft

    …, so it make sense to link to other articles. Register for a Copyright If you write content, it’s automatically copyrighted. To take it a step further, you can actually fill out a government form for copyrighting your work. Like most form-based issues, it’s a bit tedious, but may be worth the effort. Here is the copyright form. Use Copyscape…

    Neil Patel/ Search Engine Journalin SEO Content Google Blogging How To's- 7 readers -
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