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So you want your academic writing to be licensed? Creative Commons licences can help you expand the exposure of your writing. Just follow the step-by-step guide below.


step 1: determine the nature of the text

Depending on the nature of the work you want to cover, will define how you can licence the work. Your work could be:



more info If you have a blog it’s even easier, because Creative Commons has a guide to publishing your blog under a licence.



don’t have your own site?

If you don’t have your own site, don’t panic! Other organisations have free hosting that already integrate Creative Commons licences




more info Looking for more information on using Creative Commons licences as an academic writer? See the education section of the Creative Commons website


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