What is Plagiarism?
When you use the words, ideas and thinking of a person and present it as your own without the acknowledgement of that person is known as plagiarism. Plagiarism is violating the copyrights of another person. Plagiarism can be of any type of information, it can be web pages, songs, books, email, interviews and articles etc.
It is necessary that whenever you take someone’s idea, you must mention that from where you’ve taken that piece of information. When you credit the real source of information then it doesn’t counts in Plagiarism. There are many tools available to check the plagiarism. Here is the list of top 5 plagiarism checker tools:
Dupli Checker is a free online plagiarism detection tool. This tool helps you in removing the plagiarism from your content to make it original. Dupli Checker is designed for everyone, whether you’re a professional, or a student, or novice user, you can use it in pretty easy way.
It asks you to enter your text or a URL to search for plagiarism or to upload a file containing text (essay, thesis, website article) and then checks each and every sentence in it. It provides the analysis result along with the source website from where the content has been copied.
It is a totally free software. The only restriction is that you need to register yourself to become the member. As a member, you can do 50 searches per day while unregistered users / guests can only perform one search per day.
Copyleaks is another best service in the world of plagiarism check. This tool is available online and is free to everyone. It uses advanced algorithm and cloud computing to check the plagiarism off your content. It checks your content throughout the internet and in more than 60 trillion web pages. It then provides the comprehensive report of analysis.
Different file formats (including doc, pdf, txt, and html) are supported by Copyleaks.
It is recommended to create account on Copyleaks in order to secure your content. It uses an encrypted connection (SSL) to keep your content secure.
Copyleaks API is available, you can integrate it with your own products.
PaperRater is the popular tool for plagiarism check. It uses the Artificial Intelligence and combined technology to help you in writing plagiarize free content. It provides 3 tools:
- Grammar checker
- Plagiarism Detection
- Writing Suggestion
It doesn’t provide result reports.
You can use it for free or get the paid version for only $7.95/mo to get more facilities. Paid version provides you faster processing, allows you to check longer documents, and allows to upload documents for checking.
PlagScan is another popular online plagiarism checker tool. It is being used by 1.000 institutions and 1 million people around the globe. It is flexible than all the other online tools. It allows you to upload the files not only from your computer but also from Dropbox, Google drive, and OneDrive.
PlagScan is an award winning software that provides efficient analysis and detailed report with highlighted plagiarism. It provides complete security and don’t allow anyone to see your documents.
Another Plagiarism checker in this list is Plagiarisma. It is intended for everyone including students, teachers, Educators, writers and scientists etc. You just need to paste your text in the box provided or upload a file or enter a URL to check the online content for plagiarism.
Plagiarisma supports 190+ different languages. It checks the content for exact matches only. It allows you to scan the documents only 3 times a day, but there will be no restriction on the number of scans when you upgrade to the premium version. It only costs $5 per month.
Plagiarisma is also available for Windows (10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP). You can download it from here.