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Denial due to links in the article - When there are no links... Help!

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10 posts
Member since Mar 20, 2014

So I am getting denied due to multiple links within the body that promote other sites or lead the reader to go to another site. As well as a call to action.

I literally have zero links, nothing, nada, zilch.

I could argue the call to action, because I believe it's just facts I'm handing out with a subtle "you should do this". So maybe I could reword that part but the rest I have no idea how to change anything when there are no links in the article.

3,129 posts
Member since Oct 18, 2009

If you are saying "search on the web" or "go look this up" or anything like that, that can be construed as a link. A link doesn't have to be active for it to count as a link (in other words, it doesn't have to be clickable).

4,278 posts
Member since Mar 1, 2011

Or, if you use the full name of another website in the text, such as Amazon.com vs. merely Amazon for example, the former is considered a link.

138 posts
Member since Feb 2, 2014

If you have no links, focus on the "or lead the reader to go to another site" part.

You can't even say to google something as a suggestion. I had the same issue when I first joined.

2,448 posts
Member since May 29, 2010

Are you inserting images that are hosted elsewhere?  That can create aa bunch of "hidden" links. 

1 posts
Member since Sep 18, 2017

Seems awkward. Maybe its just a mistake and it will be accepted when you resend it

 

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