ADVERTISEMENT

FOLLOW US

OUR BLOG

$1 Margaritas Starting July 2 in All Applebees in Texas

Apparently crazy from the heat, Apple Texas, a franchise partner of Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar with 67 restaurants in the state, is making a bold move in the casual dining segment: offering its best-selling 10 oz. Margarita for a buck for an entire month. The aptly-named DollaRita is…

Get the Help You Need with Housekeeper.com

Homes everywhere need cleaning - but few homeowners have the time and energy required to scrub surfaces day in and day out. Mom’s, in particular, are overburdened - and as a result, many are turning to semi-regular cleaning so that their place stays spotless.…

Latest Activity

Kelli Avery commented on Mom Bloggers Club's page Entenmann’s® Little Bites® Offers Great Snack Options for Kids and Parents + GIVEAWAY
17 minutes ago
Julie Auler posted a status
"Looking forward to being featured @mombloggersclub!"
59 minutes ago
Jodi Bosbous posted a status
"this is an awesome event that's free! If you are around the lakes check it out! https://allhandsondeckgreatlakes.org/"
2 hours ago
Rebecca Harper posted a blog post
3 hours ago
Becky Holmes liked Becky Holmes's blog post How to Protect Your Children from Child Predators?
3 hours ago
Becky Holmes posted a blog post
3 hours ago
Regina posted a status
"The weekend is almost hear!! Yay! Check out the latest post on cheap & free summer activities! www.lifewithginag.blogspot.com"
3 hours ago
Regina commented on Regina's group 'Bloggin' Momma's'
3 hours ago

OUR DAILY PINS

Disclosure Policies - what do you use and how does mine sound?

I write a blog about children's books, media, toys and games. It is an Amazon.com affiliate, and we have earned a little bit through the links. Recently other bloggers who write kids lit blogs attended a conference where someone from the FTC spoke about disclosures and Amazon affiliates. Apparently there may be new rules or recommendations about what advertisers and bloggers can do. (I took several months off blogging in summer, so this may be old news to all of you!)

Anyway, I have written a disclosure policy. Would you please let me know what you think? I almost think this is a good thing and that perhaps it will increase people's purchases if they enjoy the content. I believe in sharing and recommending only the best things that our family finds, and I hope it's useful to other families.

You can see the disclosures in each post here:
http://favoritechildrensbooks.blogspot.com/

My new disclosure policy:
http://favoritechildrensbooks.blogspot.com/2007/10/disclosure-polic...


Here's a link


Thanks so much!

Views: 29

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

It sounds OK to me, I believe the biggest thing is just making sure that there is disclosure & that people know if there's the possibility of money being involved.

I have a basic one that is in my footer, but I don't do giveaways or reviews. So it doesn't need to cover those issues.

http://theconfusedhomemaker.com/
Here is a free Disclosure Policy generator (click here). I used it for my FreelyEducate.com blog, here. It includes the requisite (yawn) legal jargon. At the top of the policy, I added a "for the layperson" paragraph to keep my blog's "voice" and to keep the layperson (like me and 99.9% of people out there) from falling asleep while reading the boring, more legal one.

Hope that link helps!
Lori Seaborg
http://loriseaborg.com
Bloggging at http://justpurelovely.com & http://freelyeducate.com
Thanks for posting this. I have been thinking about mine.
JDaniel4's Mom
Thanks for the tip. I am going to check this out! JDaniel4's Mom
To be sure not to get dinged by google, make your disclosure an image, so that it can't be crawled by their spiders. I've even gone as far as to make my post disclosures also an image. For instance, this is my new disclosure when I review a product that's been provided free of charge.


Hey, no one said it couldn't be snarky ;) {giggle}
I recently started a blog and have included Amazon Associate content. I like it, because I can control what is advertised on my blog. Thanks for your disclosure examples. If anyone else knows more about new rules etc., please comment. Thanks.
Thank you. I added a disclosure to my blog.
Why would Google *ding* your blog for the disclosure policy?

Reply to Discussion

RSS

© 2017   Created by Mom Bloggers Club.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service