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What’s the right way to attribute a source? August 23, 2007 4:55 pm

Posted by Doug McCaughan in : Blog, Philosophy, Publishing, Technology
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I am loving this discussion. Bloggers, programmers, and geeks need to jump over and join in the fun!

Update: I wonder how many people are linking to Michael’s post. Jail Lail has linked to it. He even twittered it. Music City Bloggers have it covered. Has the NYT actually linked to it yet? If so, how did they attribute their story?
See also: Technorati and be sure to digg it.

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1. Barry - August 23, 2007

While it’s an interesting intellectual discussion, it’s ultimately moot since there’s no way to regulate anything. People can pontificate all they want either way, but people are going to attribute quotes and links however they dang well please.

2. Doug McCaughan - August 24, 2007

Well said.

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