Social media has its benefits; you can easily share information with your networks, keep in contact with long distance friends, and always see the latest meme. But did you know that social media can help find plagiarism, too?
In an article from The Economic Times discusses how social media can help make a writer aware this his or her work is being copied without their permission. As author Sudeep Chakravarti said, “Digital media has made it easier to track plagiarism. There are instances where a writer may be unaware that his work is being plagiarized, but there are very alert people on social media who will tell you that your work is being copied.”