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Plag Check Shows Too High Similarity Rate: What to Do Next?

Plag Check Shows Too High Similarity Rate: What to Do Next?

After you run a plag check and get a high similarity score, you may be puzzled by the question: how can I make it lower? Well, there are a few ways to help you successfully cope with this issue.

Previously, we mentioned paraphrasing and quoting as the most effective techniques to eliminate plagiarism. Also, we revealed the secrets of citing different types of sources – online press and web documents as well as websites, social media and multimedia. And now we’d like to provide you with a number of specific recommendations on what to do if you want to decrease a high similarity percentage.

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Top 10 E-Learning Software Tools for Complete Online Teaching Course

Top 10 E-Learning Software Tools for Complete Online Teaching Course

A proficient carpenter uses a set of tools to create frames for new houses, install kitchen furniture and do other important work to make the house of your dream. Building an e-Learning course is just like constructing a house: The right choice of tools determines the final result, and actually the future life of the people living in that house.

Course authors, professional business trainers, and teachers use certain tools to develop courses and deliver them to end users. In this article you will learn about top e-Learning tools that will help you master your online teaching.

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PDF Plagiarism Checker that Doesn't Change File Formatting: Does It Exist?

PDF Plagiarism Checker that Doesn’t Change File Formatting: Does It Exist?

You’ve just written your essay and saved it in the .pdf format. Now you want to make sure there are no similarities in your writing, so you upload your essay to a randomly chosen pdf plagiarism checker, which is supposed to run a high quality check. However, it turns out that it doesn’t support a .pdf file format.

And what if you need to check a file in .odt or .txt? What if there’re two or more diagrams, graphs or images in your document? Probably, its formatting will be totally destroyed or the file just won’t be scanned at all. The Unicheck development team has made it possible to upload files in different formats: .txt, .doc, .docx, .odt, .rtf, .pdf and .html. Besides, Unicheck won’t affect an initial document formatting after scanning.

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Online Check for Plagiarism Can Rocket Your Paraphrasing Skills

Online Check for Plagiarism Can Rocket Your Paraphrasing Skills

Paraphrasing is one of the best ways to stay original and pass an online check for plagiarism even though you use ideas expressed by other people.

It won’t be difficult to imagine a situation, when you read academic works of some scholars and come across a brilliant idea you’d like to mention in your own work. There are two methods how to do it: to quote the scholar giving a reference to his/her work or paraphrase the idea and, again, give a reference to the author. As you can see, there’s no other method – plagiarism. It’s not the way out.

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Plagiarism Checkers Key Functions or Why They Become Irreplaceable Assistants

Plagiarism Checkers Key Functions or Why They Become Irreplaceable Assistants

You may not even realize how many features plagiarism checkers can be equipped with! You are likely to use only a few of them but there are a lot more cool options able to enhance overall performance and improve your students’ academic writing skills. To correct this injustice, we’d like to guide you through the Unicheck features including the ones that have appeared recently. Here they are:

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A New Draft Check Option by Unicheck Allows Students to Precheck Papers

A New Draft Check Option by Unplag Allows Students to Precheck Papers

Do you also stick to the point that self-education can boost students’ academic progress?

With so many educators giving preference to this teaching method, the Unicheck team made decision to add “Draft Check” to the Unicheck functionality.

This option is available for all Unicheck users having corporate accounts. Simply put, from now on professors or teachers are empowered to let their students run a certain number of prechecks before submission is due. Why? Being too much burdened with tasks, students may overlook citation rules and fail to give credit to original sources of information.

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How to Use Plagiarism Software

How to Use Plagiarism Software: Unusual Features You Are Sure to Like

Imagine that you’re already using a plagiarism detection software, which works well and spots plagiarism fast. But after a while you notice a few cool features you didn’t pay attention to before. How come?

To not miss a single handy feature, we’ll tell you how to use plagiarism software by Unicheck with a focus on the functionality which can help save much time on writing tasks.

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