Generally not a cool thing to do, but this person deserves it.
http://www.openmerchantaccount.com/ has part of my ebook published on their site, obviously without permission.
I would have attempted to contact them, but the contact us link on his site was not readily available. They also used fake WhoIs data.
Now DMCA could be the right idea if it was US hosted but it is not. Since they are using fake WhoIs info and the like I think they would just move the content to another throw away domain on another server anyway. It is best to look at their source of income and link popularity and try to go that route first...that way it actually has a lasting and / or significantly costly effect.
They are running AdSense on the page which has a stolen copy of my ebook and their AdSense account # is
I already provided AdSense feedback to Google about the ads on their site.
Not sure if any people from the search engines will read this post, but I will be making one of the few spam reports I have ever made and then following up by contacting his registrar and host, and then giving the major search engines a DMCA report.
their site is hosted at
and the registrar is
more linkage data info:
www.openmerchantaccount.com/ has hidden text backlinks at
and the other sites that were link farmed together via hidden links above.
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