I'm excited to share this series with you, called "101 Blogging Tips". In the series there will be 101 blogging tips that you can begin applying to your blog today! Don't wait, get started now!
Tip #69: Keep up to date with FTC Disclosure Rules
Recently the FTC (Federal Trade Commission) has updated its regulation regarding online disclosures. You have to clearly state affiliate links, sponsored posts, and such. This not only applies to your blog but to Facebook, Twitter, and anywhere "online". Content Marketing Institute wrote a nice article on this recent development and how to make adjustments to adhere to the new FTC rules.
Previously in Tip #49 we reviewed different ways of noting affiliate links. However, the FTC has now updated its Disclosure regulations and the point of this tip is to make sure you keep up with the online "rules and regulations".