It’s May … 2008 … not 2007!

By Steve Outing

There’s a pet peeve of mine that crops up every January: Website publishers (including some big names) routinely forget to change the copyright dateline in the footers of their pages and in their e-mail deliveries. I usually post a blog item reminding everyone to make this simple change.

Surprisingly, I’m still seeing a lot of “copyright 2007” notices, especially on e-mail newsletters. Here are a few screen grabs from e-mails that I received in recent days:

For those of you who still need reminding, stop publishing in the past. :)

Author: Steve Outing Steve Outing is a Boulder, Colorado-based media futurist, digital-news innovator, consultant, journalist, and educator. ... Need assistance with media-company future strategy? Get in touch with Steve!