||Most articles and stories that Clip&Copy sends come with the legal right to make copies of full-text articles, post them on a website, redistribute the articles and save the full-text articles to a personal reading room. Obtaining reprints and permissions is instant. While additional publisher fees may apply, many provide this content free of charge.
||Extensive coverage within business-to-business trade journals and publications, with a depth of focused content not available through most media monitoring and clipping services.
||Fresh content for your company's website or blog. Clip&Copy is the only service that allows subscribers to get an HTML or RSS feed of their topics, for publishing directly to their website or intranet.
||Clip&Copy is the only service that is integrated with the iCopyright content licensing system, the leading system for copyright clearance on the Internet.
|Point-of-Service Comparison||Clip&Copy||Media Monitoring Services||Search Engine Alerts|
|Rights to forward articles to friends and co-workers||Yes||No||No|
|Rights to make copies for commercial use*||Yes||No||No|
|Custom reprint ordering* ||Yes||No||No|
|Rights to publish to a public website or intranet||Yes||No||No|
|Provides full-text articles, not just abstracts||Yes||Yes||No|
|Finds historical articles as well as current articles||Yes||No||No|
|Ability to set date range of articles first published ||Yes||No||No|
|Permanent links to full-text stories, even if they’ve been moved||Yes||No||No|
|Publisher-endorsed for instant access to reuse rights||Yes||No||No|
|Primarily focused on business-to-business news and information websites ||Yes||No||No|
|Finds and delivers news stories, even before they’re indexed by search engines ||Yes||No||No|
|Provides a personal “reading room” for saving full-text stories for later review and use ||Yes||Some||No|
|Low monthly price||Yes: free, up to $9.95 per month||No: hundreds to thousands of $ per month||Yes: free|