Are you creative and would like others to share in your creativity? Well creative commons licensing may be of interest to you.
The Creative Commons licenses enable people to easily change their copyright terms from the default of “all rights reserved” to “some rights reserved.”
Learn more about it on the Creative Commons website. One well known name using their licenses is Wikipedia who are using the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike (CC BY-SA) license.
Here are a few articles on their Chief Executive, Joi Ito:
- Want to live like Commons people?
- Joi Ito talks about Creative Commons, Twitter, and the White House