DMCA for Udemy: Techniques for Fighting Piracy - Unofficial

How to protect your Udemy course from pirates, get bad links out of Google, and file DMCA against download sites
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  • Lectures 22
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 12/2015 English

Course Description

This course is not sponsored by or affiliated with Udemy, Inc.

Your forever free guide to protecting your video courses and getting the illegal content taken off the web. Yes, it's possible to do!

In this course, we'll go through 7 easy things you can do to make it harder for pirates to steal your course content.

Listen, let's be realistic here. You can't stop a determined pirate from getting your course content downloaded to their computer and share it across the web. But you can make it harder for them, and so why not make it a little bit harder and hopefully the pirated version of your course is less complete, missing some things, and encourages people who watch it to find your paid course to get the complete experience?

We'll also go through the 5 simple steps to getting your stolen content taken down from the web. Do you think it's impossible to put the genie back in the bottle and remove videos from the web once they've been uploaded? Well it's not that hard to do. You can remove the links from Google quickly and easily, and that's half the battle. If all you do is remove the links from Google, it's a major victory. But if you really care, you can get the file hosts to remove those files from their servers as well.

In this course, I show you how to do all that.

Thank you for signing up for this course on Udemy. The course will always be up-to-date here and nowhere else. I am also available for questions inside the course discussion board.

What are the requirements?

  • Basic Google Searching or basic use of Internet
  • One or more courses online, or soon to have courses online
  • Not much else!

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Know the 7 things you can do to make your courses harder to copy
  • Easily get links removed from Google search results less than two days
  • Get files removed from illegal download sites

Who is the target audience?

  • People with digital video products for sale online
  • Udemy instructors and soon-to-be instructors

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction
Welcome to the Course
Why Worry About Piracy?

The audio attached to the View Resources section explains how it's technically possible for pirates to steal your course on Udemy.

March 2016 Update: The End of 5 Minute Free Preview
Section 2: Techniques to Make It Hard for Pirates
Making It More Difficult 1
Making It More Difficult 2
Making It More Difficult 3
2 pages

The PDF attached to the View Resources section summarizes the topics discussed in this section.

March 2016: Updates to Strategies
Section 3: Filing DMCA Take Down Notices
Get Your Course Links
Find the Pirated Copies
Remove Them From Google
File DMCA to the Sites
File DMCA to the File Hosts
2 pages

The PDF attached to the View Resources section summarizes the topics discussed in this section.

Section 4: Conclusion
BONUS LESSON 1 - Proof of Success
BONUS LESSON 2 - Finding and Removing Content from Youtube
BONUS LESSON 3 - Automated DMCA Takedown Sending
More Resources for File Removal
Section 5: Bonus Lessons
Bonus Lecture

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Instructor Biography

Scott Duffy Of VideoCourses, Bestselling Udemy Instructor, 15+ Courses, 25,000+ Students

Hi there, my name is Scott Duffy and I've been teaching on Udemy for 2 years now.

More than 25,000 students have enrolled in one of my courses. I am forever grateful to everyone who has chosen to learn from me.

I have spent the last two years studying how Udemy works. Every day, I search for courses, and have devoted more thousands of hours to figuring out how the Udemy search algorithm works and what makes a successful course topic. My courses on SEO, topic selection and course marketing all come from my experience as a keen observer, using documented research, and through my own experience as a successful instructor.

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