We first published this on May 13, 2013 and think it’s still relevant today more than ever.

Content scraping is an illegal way of stealing original content from a legitimate website and posting the stolen content to another site without the knowledge or permission of the content’s owner. Content scrapers often attempt to pass off stolen content as their own, and fail to provide attribution to the contents owners.

DX World is very aware this method of obtaining info is occurring more often on other DX-news websites or pages.

To not even credit (or link) a source, let alone steal text which has often taken time to write, is ill-advised at best and downright rude at worst.