Author profile guidelines

Requirements

All author profiles must adhere to these guidelines. Profiles must be:

  1. Public - which allows all our readers to view your profile
  2. Authentic - a profile must be of a real person
  3. Complete - with all the required information filled in
  4. Readable and well-written - formatting is not supported
  5. Appropriate - pictures and all content must not be offensive

Reasons for unapproved profiles

We often decline a profile because it:

  1. Contains advertising or spam
  2. Uses fake or stock images
  3. Is inauthentic or references a fake person
  4. Has a long description and short description that are too similar
  5. Contains spelling or grammar mistakes

If your profile change is not approved, please review the above criteria and try again.