Yahoo Publisher Network Attacked By Clones

    July 20, 2007
    WebProNews Staff

This isn’t some Phantom Menace grabbing content from a Yahoo blog, but another blogger who’s dropped a whole YPN post into a blog and slapped ads alongside it.

Michael Mattis at the Yahoo Publisher Network blog expressed his unhappiness over some copying and pasting performed with his site’s content. Fair use excerpts are one thing, but a full snatch-and-grab has him riled.