Stolen Content

What to do if your blog posts are stolen by a spam “scraper” site.

with one comment

Update: some stolen content has been removed but is still active and appears to be full of spam and scraped content.

We’ve had some reports of posts being republished without permission at If one of your posts has been published there without permission, and you are the copyright holder of the material in that post, you can send a DMCA notice to the following addresses. This information was obtained from Whois and is believed to be accurate at the time this post was written, but you should confirm it yourself before taking action. appears to be currently hosted on, a server managed by the web hosting company Host Department. Their DMCA email address is:

They do not provide specific instructions for submitting a DMCA request, so you should fill in and email a DMCA Notice to Host complaint. You must include all of the information as instructed there, including a copy of the declaration with your full name and contact information filled in. In particular your DMCA notice must identify the specific URL of the post or page where your content has been copied without permission. Remember that making a false declaration in a DMCA takedown notice is illegal.

Please note that the web hosting company merely manages the server on which that site is running; they are not responsible for its content and are probably unaware of its purpose.

Written by Alex

July 7, 2008 at 10:00 am

Posted in Active

Tagged with

One Response

Subscribe to comments with RSS.

  1. This site appears to have been removed.


    July 9, 2008 at 5:41 pm

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: