29 Nov '12, 10am

Google “Defend Your Net” Campaign in Germany Heats Up: The Federal Association of German Newspaper Publishers As...

Google “Defend Your Net” Campaign in Germany Heats Up: The Federal Association of German Newspaper Publishers As...

Any publisher can block Google from indexing its pages with a simple line of text in the robots.txt file. There are no ads in Google News, and no paid placements. Instead the search engine delivers permanent traffic to publisher sites. Google services provide many German publisher sites around half of their readers. Through AdSense, Google supports press publishers around the world to market their online sites. In 2011 alone, AdSense paid 7 billion dollars to Google publishing partners, including numerous press publishers. Search engines may display spinets of articles legally, according to a Federal Court decision from 2003: “Paperboy”-Entscheidung des BGH (Urteil vom 17.7.2003 – I ZR 259/00). Many German press publishers in the digital business are very successful. Four million German jobs depend on the Internet. (Author note: that’s not to say that they depend on Google...

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