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AnandTech Experiences Backlash Against Sponsored Posts
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http://www.anandtech.com/show/9108/spons...case-study
You'd think they'd learn their lesson after the "State of SanDisk" debacle, but nooooooooo.
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(04-04-2015, 05:34 AM)SteelCrysis Wrote: http://www.anandtech.com/show/9108/spons...case-study
You'd think they'd learn their lesson after the "State of SanDisk" debacle, but nooooooooo.

LOL and they banned me for being sponsored. They want to be the only sponsored folks on their site.
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#3
The name of the article starts with "Sponsored Post:" so not sure why they are bitching.
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#4
That "Sponsored Post:" was added added to the title after it was published and after people started complaining about it.
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(04-04-2015, 04:12 PM)gstanford Wrote: That "Sponsored Post:" was added added to the title after it was published and after people started complaining about it.

Ah, good that they were called out.
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#6
Now only if their sponsored forum posters can step up
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#7
(04-04-2015, 10:33 PM)ocre Wrote: Now only if their sponsored forum posters can step up

Good luck with that one. The only company you'll see transparency about forum posters is NVIDIA.
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#8
It's a shame. AnandTech was once a great website. Hopefully a lot of their readers will find us here and at btr.
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