Permissions Policy

With the exception of “guest posts” written by others (see the bottom of this page), owns the content on this Web site. It is copyrighted in’s name. wants to strike the appropriate balance between getting its content widely distributed while at the same time protecting its intellectual property rights. Thanks in advance for your cooperation.

Without My Permission

You are free to do the following without’s permission:

  • Link to or any specific post on the site.
  • Extract and re-post less than 200 words on any other site, provided you link back to’s original post.
  • Print off’s posts and photocopy up to 50 copies for internal distribution within your own company or organization.
  • Print’s posts in any non-commercial publication (e.g., company newsletter, church newsletter, class syllabus, etc.), provided you include this copyright notice: “© 2015, All rights reserved. Originally published at www.”

Not Without My Permission

You must have’s express written consent to do any of the following:

  • Use this content for commercial purposes, including selling or licensing printed or digital versions of my content.
  • Alter, transform, or build upon this work.

Re-posting and Translation Rights does not permit the re-posting of its posts in their entirety. This is because Google penalizes websites for publishing duplicate content. It often can’t tell which site hosts the original, so risks getting penalized for granting permission.

In addition, does not allow the translation and publication of its work in other languages. simply does not have the resources to validate the quality of the work.

Guest Posts

Guest bloggers retain the copyright to the posts they write. The above permission guidelines do not apply to their work. If you are interested in re-posting or publishing their content, you must contact them directly. cannot serve as a broker, agent, or contact point.