When Copy/ Paste Becomes IP Theft. So, you’re a new small business, everyone wants a piece of your time, your suppliers all want their money and your customers are refusing to pay. Your profits are being squashed from all sides, and something’s got to give. You are looking to cut corners. Get something for nothing. … Read more When Copy/ Paste Becomes IP Theft.
Let’s talk double opt-ins. I get a lot of questions about GDPR and how to remain compliant. It is nearly 18 months since GDPR came into force and there is now some more clarity about how these new laws affect the use of opt-ins – double opt-ins, to be specific. Questions like, “Are double opt-ins … Read more Are Double Opt-ins Mandatory?
If you have a Facebook business page, you need to read this – it may change how you view your role as page admin. Recently a landmark judgement in NSW held business owners to be responsible for third party comments on their Facebook page and groups. This decision impacts ALL Facebook page owners, but it … Read more Your legal responsibility to moderate your Facebook Page
A disclaimer is a statement about your capacity to provide the services that you provide. Disclaimer = a statement that specifies or delimits the scope of rights of visitors to your website AND it limits your obligations as the service provider and owner of your website. You and the visitor are in a legal relationship … Read more What Is A Disclaimer
Valued At Pricing “Valued At” pricing is something you will see a lot, especially online. It often looks something like this: “Purchase now for $97 (valued at $597): “Early Bird Price $97 (Value $497)” “Buy now $450 (Value $3500)” I’ll bet you’ve seen this before. You might even have done it for your own business. … Read more The Law About “Valued At” Pricing
Affiliate link disclosures are a legal requirement, whether you blog for money or for pleasure. So if you’re an Australian blogger, here are 3 critical things you need to know about your affiliate link disclosures. Affiliate link disclosures will impact you, whether your blog takes the form of an online personal diary, a lifestyle commentary, … Read more 3 critical affiliate link disclosures for Australian bloggers
Are you writing a blog and wondering what the deal is with using photos from the internet? The internet is a visual smorgasbord – photos are dished up from everywhere – published on Google, Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram. So, the question is: Can you download a photo from Google (or other platforms) and use them … Read more Is it OK to use images from Google on my website?