Recently Linkvertise started to roll out a new update on the SEO-Description Guidelines. We aim to improve the quality of our Search-Results. Through that we want to increase the usability for all consumers and go a further step into becoming the initial access place to discover and search exclusive content.
Becoming that, Publishers can build an audience through our search and gain a traffic increase. It directly results in higher earnings!
Important: We implemented specific guidelines, which you need to follow for your SEO-Descriptions. The guidelines are elaborated in this article.
If your SEO-Description was declined by our system, the link to your content will remain active. It is just not indexed into our Search-Engine. You can always edit your link and update your description.
How do you see if your Link is indexed in Linkvertise Search?
In general Linkvertise distinguishes between three states for your SEO-Descriptions.
- You didn’t provide any SEO-Descriptions. (gray)
- You entered a SEO-Description and it is indexed in the search results. (orange)
- You wrote a SEO-Description, which is non compliant with our guidelines. It is removed from our search-results. (red)
The following screenshot shows the grayed/orange/red eye in your link details. If some of your links appear in read, they won’t be indexed in our search engine. They are still reachable for your referral community, the actual link remains active!
Our most recent Guidelines for SEO-Descriptions
Guidelines for Title and Description
You are not allowed to promote illegal content.
Repetitive words or phrases are not allowed.
Promoting pornographic content is forbidden.
Title and description must be clearly readable.
Title and descriptions mustbe specific and non generic.
It is not allowed to spam capital letters.
It is forbidden to advertise missleading or incorrect content.
Titles with URLs are not allowed. URLs are permitted in descriptions.
Guidelines for target content
You are not allowed to link non significant content like “google.com” only.
You are not allowed to link adult content or adult related content.
It is forbidden to link illegal content.
It is forbidden to share shocking content.
Guidelines for videos and thumbnail images
Videos and Images have to be related to the target content and description.
You can not show sexual acts or involved nudity in your preview pictures.
You can not show previews of illegal content (drugs, etc.) or violence
You are not allowed to show copyright infringing content.
We hope you found the solution for your question in this article and it will help you to write an appropriate SEO-Description for the best possible promotion of your content. We wish you the greatest success! Your Linkvertise Team!