Editorial Guidelines

At FanBolt, we’re passionate about creating a trusted and engaging platform for all fans. We understand the responsibility that comes with delivering content to a community as vibrant and diverse as ours. That’s why we adhere to strict editorial guidelines that ensure our content is accurate, inclusive, and respectful.

Here’s what you can expect from us when it comes to our content:

Our Commitment to You: FanBolt’s Editorial Guidelines

Accurate and Verified Content

We are dedicated to providing you with accurate and verified information. We fact check every fact in our articles has been carefully checked and all sources have been credited appropriately. However, we understand that sometimes mistakes happen – and we will correct those mistakes. Please see our Correction Policy here.

Original Content

Every piece of content you see on FanBolt is original and unique unless otherwise noted (with permission granted). We uphold a strict policy against plagiarism and ensure that all external sources are properly credited.

Fair and Balanced Reporting

While we share your passion for fandom, we also believe in fair and balanced reporting. We avoid favoritism and strive to represent different viewpoints in our news articles. However, our news or editorial pieces will be opinion-based.

Respecting Your Privacy

Your privacy is of utmost importance to us. We ensure not to publish personal details without explicit consent. Please see our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Inclusive Language

We use inclusive language that respects all genders, races, and ethnicities. Our platform is a safe space where offensive or discriminatory language is not tolerated.

Easy-to-Read Format

We format our articles to be reader-friendly, using subheadings, bullet points, and short paragraphs. Any images or videos within the articles are properly captioned for your understanding.

SEO Best Practices

We adhere to SEO best practices to ensure our content reaches as many readers and fans as possible. This includes using relevant keywords, meta descriptions, and alt tags for images.

Transparency and Disclosure

While we strive to avoid conflicts of interest in our content, there may be instances where we feature sponsored content or use affiliate links. However, we believe in complete transparency with our audience. In such cases, we’ll always clearly disclose this at the beginning of the article, so you can trust that what you’re reading is honest and authentic.

Prompt Corrections

If there’s an error in any of our published articles, we correct it promptly. We believe in accountability and strive to maintain your trust in our content. Please see our Correction Policy here.

These guidelines help us maintain the quality and integrity of our content. We’re committed to creating a platform where fans like you can connect, engage, and thrive.

Last updated: September 28, 2023

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