StatPac's Survey Research Library is
one of the best on the Internet.
In fact, it's so good that
it has been plagiarized hundreds (maybe thousands) of times on other
Web sites. About half of the sites leave our copyright message (it's
still illegal, but at least they're not trying to pass it as their own
work). The rest of the sites just copy the content and pass it off as
their own. Some are even charging for our papers that we give away for
I'm David Walonick, author of
our entire research library. Until recently, it didn't bother me that so
many people we're plagiarizing my writings. After all, the idea was to make
the information readily available.
However, Google recently
changed their ranking algorithm. We've been pushed far down their
listings and we no longer appear on the first page. This destroyed my
company. In the survey software business, you don't survive if people can't
The reason is because Google
sees our content on thousands of Web sites and thinks that we're part of
a content farm... they don't know (and don't care) that we're the
original author. The sites that are plagiarizing our work
should be penalized... not us.
I'm now trying to rebuild our
company and I still want to provide the information for free. Therefore,
before giving you access, I want your word that you will not repost our
material on the Internet. You can link to it, but you can't duplicate it
on another Web site.
not to duplicate any of StatPac's Survey Research Library on another Web site.
type your email address and then click the "I Agree" button. Our auto-responder will
immediately send you a link for full access to our research library.