This is the external links policy for any and all external links being placed or requested by third party websites on LayersWP.

external links policy

To get your link approved firstly you need to consider whether it’s relevant to this site, if not then you will be wasting your own time and ours.

While many sites provide very useful information, LayersWP only allows external links to those sites which provide the most useful and relevant content. (No Affiliate Links Allowed Period)

How We Handle External Links

These links may be changed at any time as more useful sites come to our attention. The sole purpose of any external link is to enrich this site for our visitors not create back links for PR.

All requests for inclusion of a link on this site is first and primarily evaluated with the needs of our customers in mind.

Generally, external web sites do not meet the purposes of LayersWP if they contain, suggest, or infer any of the following:

  1. Advocacy of or opposition to any politically, environmentally, or socially controversial subjects, issues, or candidates.
  2. Disparaging or promoting any person or class of persons.
  3. External content not suitable for readers or viewers of all ages, or links to or other promotion of businesses whose products or services are not suitable for persons of all ages.
  4. Promoting or inciting illegal, violent, or socially undesirable conduct.
  5. Promotion or availability of alcohol or tobacco products.
  6. Promotion or availability of illegal drugs.
  7. Promotion or availability of adult or sexually oriented entertainment or materials.
  8. Promotion, opposition, or availability of weapons.
  9. Promotion, opposition, or availability of gambling.
  10. Claims of efficacy, suitability, desirability, or other non-objective statements about businesses, products, or services.
  11. Content that infringes on any trademark, copyright, or patent rights of another.
  12. Claims or representations in violation of advertising or consumer protection laws.
  13. Content that a reasonable citizen may not consider to maintain the dignity and decorum appropriate for government.

This list is a nonexclusive list. Our external links policy applies only to web sites outside of LayersWP.

How We Monitor External Links

LayersWP has put in place strict procedures to monitor the implementation and continuing oversight of our links policy. These procedures shall include a process for review of all new external link requests from LayersWP to another page to ensure compliance with this policy prior to granting such request.

Any request for external links shall be evaluated using the following guidelines:

  1. Is the content relevant?
  2. Does the site provide information or services which are not already available or linked to on LayersWP?
  3. If not, is the quality of the site comparable to or better than what is already provided on LayersWP?
  4. Is the site well designed, easy to use, cross-browser compliant, mobile responsive and accessible to people with disabilities?
  5. LayersWP reserves the right, at its sole discretion and without explanation, to withdraw at any time any external links for any reason.

If You Feel Your Link Is Relevant To Our Site…

Then please use the form provided below to add you details, you will also find our linking details attached to this form. However if you want the best exposure possible for you and your brand maybe you should consider a guest post.

  • Please Enter Your Full Name
  • Please Add Your Best Contact Email To Ensure We Can Contact You.
  • This Is Where You Can Add Your Link Text
  • Before submitting your link request you need to have one of these links active on your site before we will approve your request.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Do Not Comment In An Attempt to Create Back Links

We do not condone or encourage this practice. If your comments are not adding value to the actual post or page or assisting our readers then those comments will be removed, if you continue to place comments solely for external links we will have no option but to mark your comment as spam. Please read our Commenting Policy.

Keep your comments relevant and free of spelling mistakes to ensure that they are approved without the need to edit or delete them.

Please also take the time to read our Privacy and Disclaimer, Social Media pages.