As more and more writing, marketing and commerce moves to the web, it becomes more and more important to understand what’s cool—and what isn’t—to do on the web. How much of someone else’s blog post can you quote and call it "fair use"? What about picture usage? Transparency regarding paid promotion?
Friend of Marketing Mentor Scott Souchock, of G.Scott!Design, sent us a link to what looks like a terrific summary of current U.S. law on the state of blogging. And I say "looks like" because more and more, there is no ultimate and irrefutable source; in these uncharted waters, we’re all expected to do our own due diligence.
12 Important U.S. Laws Every Blogger Needs to Know