Today I learnt that in Australia, your work is automatically copyrighted once you create it…and it’s free!
This means that no one can use your work without your permission. I think this is really great, especially for young artists.
Creative commons licenses allow you to use other peoples work legally, as well as offer up your own. You can create your creative commons easily online via creativecommons.org Hey, even this blog has a creative commons license as you can see on the left of this page. So quote away readers, quote away.
RMIT provides students with a copyright quick guide on blogging. Perfect for when you’re a little lost.
Additionally, here is a creative commons licensed video on creative commons licenses: