Google Alerts – Forgot I had this

A long time ago I set up a google alert which allows you to have a persistent google search running and it will ping you when it finds anything.
Of course the first thing that anyone puts in is their own name 😉

I get a lot of false positives as there are a lot of great “Ross Goodman”s out there but I got a ping last week that looked interesting :

It’s about Glasgow so it’s not one of my foreign doppelgangers but what do I have to do with climate change? Turns out it’s:

I took this photo ages ago and it got picked up by WikiMedia under Creative Commons.

Just goes to show – it’s good to publish and give permission for folks to use your photos!
Which reminds me – I have completely changes my workflow and I need to get some photos uploaded !

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