By Lisa Larter
Have you ever seen an image on another blog post or in a Google search and wanted to use it for your own blog, newsletter, website, etc.?
Did you know that using images you find on the internet without prior permission and giving proper credit is copyright infringement? If you didn’t, you’re not the only one, because every day business owners and companies just like yours receive notices and hefty fines from groups like Getty Images and even individual photographers.
Why is this such an issue? Unfortunately, most people don’t realize that an image or content doesn’t have to be marked as copyrighted in order to be protected. Continue Reading →