Thanks again for carrying Wikinews content. As I've said, the purpose
of our licensing our content under the free CC-BY license is to allow
easy reuse of that content.
The terms of the CC-BY license, however, do require that each story
copied from Wikinews include direct attribution -- a simple "This
story from Wikinews" with a link to the site (or ideally the original
story) would be most appropriate.
I imagine by now that someone else from Wikinews has written you, but
I thought I would write again as we had corresponded before.
We are very pleased that you have chosen to reuse Wikinews content,
but understand that it is important that the proper attribution be
Please feel free to contact me with any questions about Wikinews or
reusing our content.
> You should be in bed -- and so should I...
> I'm looking at:
> http://www.juiceenewsdaily.com/index.php/2006/01/05/turkish-teenager-dies-from-bird-flu/ >
> I'm browsing with Firefox... I don't see a link, but perhaps I'm overlooking it.
> Thanks for your support of the WMF and Wikinews!
> On 1/5/06, Landon Howell <[hidden email]> wrote:
> > Chiacomo, thanks for your concern. I don't know if you noticed, but we
> > incorporate a link to Wikinews on each article that we use.
> > If I had my way, we would use the WikiNews logo... but I don't know if that
> > would fly with Wiki.
> > Thank you for your comments. I am a financial supporter of Wikipedia and
> > the entire Foundation. We hope to continue to use Wikinews for years to
> > come.
> > Landon Howell
> > O&E
> > Chiacomo <[hidden email]> wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I have noticed that you have posted several articles from Wikinews on
> > your website, juicenewsdaily.com.
> > Under the current CC-BY license, attribution to Wikinews is required
> > to reuse our free-content. We are VERY pleased that you have chosen to
> > use our articles on your site -- this is exactly the purpose of the
> > Wikinews project.
> > If you wouldn't mind making a brief attribution statement (and
> > possibly a link) to Wikinews, it would be most appreciated.
> > Please let me know if there is anything I (or we) can do to facilitate
> > your using articles from Wikinews on your website.
> > My best to you,
> > -Chiacomo
> > --
> > http://en.wikinews.org/wiki/User:Chiacomo > >
> > Landon Howell
> > landonhowell.com
> > O&E - juiceenewsdaily.com
> > Owner - bamassippi.com
> http://en.wikinews.org/wiki/User:Chiacomo >