Plagiarism-Detection. A Free Online Plagiarism Checker Review
Plagiarism-Control is a free plagiarism detector with a rather limited, but helpful functionality. The checker is instantly accessible online and has a simple user-interface. Despite it looks simple, Plagiarism-Control is for those who work with small texts and need to check its originality. The program compares texts to all the content on the Internet including recently indexed sources.
Plagiarism-Control offers unlimited amount of free checks along with the following features:
- Comparison against the most recent content on the Internet
- Performs search for plagiarism without registration and setup
- Provides clear reports with clickable sources
- Gives a total similarity score and for each source individually
- Available on any device and browser
The program doesn’t let a user:
- Upload documents in any format
- Exclude citations, references or sources from report
- Download or share reports via email
- Adjust check sensitivity
- Compare documents against each other
Check Quality and Results Delivery
Plagiarism-Control uses only up-to-date web index. The program divides a text into smaller parts and then compares them against all the content available on the internet using real-time search engine index. This type of check may even turn to be more effective than scanning across academic databases, since most users resort to online sources when writing their texts.
Check results are presented in a convenient way. There are plagiarism index, number of words counter and number of sources with matching content. Plagiarism-Control provides links to plagiarized sources, however similarities are not highlighted on them. Plagiarism spotted only inside checked texts, which are included into reports.
The report is clear, but a user will be required to register once he/she needs to view a complete list of matches found. There is no option to upload files for checking or downloading reports, though.
Plagiarism-Control is a handy website with a very small menu, but friendly user-interface. There are also a few useful articles on writing and duplicate content on the website. One of the most important benefits for users is that Plagiarism-Control newly added features become accessible to all users for free once they are released.
Plagiarism-Control is a totally free plagiarism checker for non-professional writers or those who don’t need to scan long texts regularly. Though this functionality is quite enough to check some suspicious text parts or scan short texts.