How to create a copyright for your story :)

How to create a copyright for your story :)

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Ariel By ArielEve Completed

Hi! I'm guessing you're here because you're proud of your work, and you don't want anyone stealing it?   Yes?  Good, because I'm here to tell you how to put a copyright notice on your story so that if anyone does steal it, they're breaking the law and you have full rights to report them.   Read on, dear friend :)

BooksCult BooksCult Aug 28
Should the year be the year I published the story or the year we are in now?
karenqv17 karenqv17 Jun 30
So you just write text copywrite(the symbol)(username)(symbol)and year???
I tried, and it won't let me bc apparently the copyright symbol is an emoji.
Would gmail be appropriate?. Like one solely for this purpose.
I own an iPhone and I have an app call Word Swag and I have the copyright symbol.