Blogger Beware: You CAN Get Sued For Using Photos You Don't Own on Your Blog

One of the things I learned early on was that a post with a photo always looked nicer than one with just text. So I looked at what other people were doing for pictures.  And mostly it seemed that everyone was grabbing pics from Google Images and pasting them on their sites. Sometimes with attribution, most of the time without. And when I asked others (or looked at disclaimers on websites and Tumblrs), it seemed that everyone agreed using pics that way was okay under Fair Use standards. ...more
Wow that was to bad :-(. Thank you so much for all this helpful advice.more

Copyright: YouTube? Recipes? LOLCats? What's Safe? - A Follow Up on the Photo Debacle

                                        Photo by Alexander Henning Drachmann (cc)...more