The Internet is a place where we and infact everyone shares everything across the world. While if you just take some time to think then probable this is the only place where we have the rights to express our freedoms all time.
However, there has been some issues with the American economy that the government has now started its hands on the censorship which was drafted last month drastically. On January 18th 2012 is going to be the Blackday for Internet and we call it as #blackoutSOPA and #SOPA and we all bloggers, webmasters, and general people are acting together to protest on it. If you are also with us on the protest then Share this Post and let everyone know about it.
What is SOPA all about
SOPA(Stop Online Piracy Act) is a draft from America which will not allow any content to be posted on online before screening it. However, many might even wonder, this is exactly the same Opposite to that of the Facebook and Google Fight for Censorship in India, for which the court hearing has already happend on Jan 16 2012.
While, you might get excited when we tell you that some of the Big Companies like GoDaddy, Wikipedia, Google and Facebook are against it. While to support SOPA, Wikipedia has officially announced that their website is going to be offline for the entire day on Jan 18th 2012. Infact if the resolution is passed then you will not be able to visit any of your favorite website which includes Google, Facebook and most of the website. If you are also with us on the protest then Share this Post and let everyone know about it.
Here’s a Short Video which will teach you all about SOPA.
How to Join SOPA Protest
For WordPress users, you can get this Download the Stop SOPA plugin from the WordPress repository to fight and stand again the SOPA. The SOPA Blackout will appear on Jan 18th 2012 from 8am to 8pm. If you are also with us on the protest then Share this Post and let everyone know about it.
How many of the website will look like on Jan 18th 2012
This site has been blocked in protest of the SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act) and PIPA (Protect IP Act) two bills which will allow the government censor the intenet.
Find out more at americancensorship.org or the video below.
This website will return at 8pm.
Here is a small Infographic from the Marketing Infographics which will help you to understand what SOPA is all about.