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» How do I report a violation of Dreamwidth's Terms of Service?

Currently, to report something you believe to be a violation of Dreamwidth's Terms of Service, you may open a Support Request in the Terms of Service category, or email abuse@dreamwidth.org.

Last Activity:
October 27th, 2010 (denise)

» How do I report a violation of my copyright on Dreamwidth?

To report a violation of your copyright on Dreamwidth, please first see our Digital Millennium Copyright Act Policy. This outlines the procedure you will need to take, and the information you will need to provide, to report a violation of copyright.

Reports can be made by going to Submit a Support Request and choosing the "Terms of Service" category.

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October 26th, 2010 (denise)

» Why is my blog content appearing on Dreamwidth?

If your blog content is appearing on Dreamwidth in an account with "_feed" at the end of the account name and an icon in front of it that looks like [syndicated profile] , it is not someone copying your blog content. Dreamwidth acts as a syndicated feed reader, such as Google Reader, allowing Dreamwidth users to view the content but not storing it permanently on Dreamwidth's servers. This allows people to be notified of updates to your site, instead of bookmarking it and having to remember to visit it every day.

You can control the amount of your blog content that is published via RSS. For instance, you can set it so that people using feedreaders can only see the title of your post and a link back to your site, so they will see the update notice but have to visit your site for the content.

Syndicated feed accounts are only visible to logged-in users, and the contents of feed accounts are only stored for 14 days.

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February 26th, 2012 (denise)


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