DeloBank — a bank for entrepreneurs which is promoted through content marketing. Geo — Russian Federation.
Another publication reprinted an article about franchises in full with no reference to the source and ignored the citation volume guidelines.
The editor-in-chief of DeloBank sent a letter to the media itself. It was ignored. Then he made an angry post on his Facebook page, tagging the offender. Also ignored.
Ignoring legal compliance requests.
We followed the 2nd step of our dispute resolution process — a complaint to the website provider. So, the article was deleted by the host the following day. Now it redirects to a 404-page.
An independent media outlet for startups and technology, based in Chile. They make money from media partnerships, so organic traffic is very important to them.
The publications publish original content based on interviews [link]. A few days later a copy of the article was found on such a site and…