Editorial Guidelines

Editorial Guidelines

Our Strict Review Process

This is why we publish things like how we generate money and why we adhere to editorial rules so that we can maintain our integrity. And we do all this so that you may use our tools, get our information, and make use of our suggestions with clarity and assurance.

Our vision

Imagine a future in which everyone is capable of making sound financial judgments.

Our mission

Make it easier to make all of life’s financial choices by providing clarity.

BLINKX´s editors work hard to put out information that is not only true but also useful, in the hopes that it will both inspire and help the people who read the website.

The techniques by which we find our sources, produce our reports and edit our articles are guided by our editorial values and standards. We use a stringent procedure for verifying the facts, and we are quick and thorough in correcting any inaccuracies that are found.

Editorial independence is a basic principle. The editorial advice, suggestions, and product evaluations that we provide are not in any way impacted by our commercial partners, whether they be internal or external. We are open and honest about how we generate money as well as how we assess things.

We are now working to assemble an editorial staff that is representative of the wide range of economic circumstances experienced by our readership. We embrace and promote experiences and points of view that help us connect with our readers, answer the issues they have, and win their trust as much as possible.

The guiding ideas

Every reader ought to have access to information that is fair, comprehensive, and correct.

Our articles encourage economic fairness and are designed to be of assistance to all readers in their pursuit of sound financial footing.

Our sources are varied and can be relied upon to be reliable. We are looking for a financial consumer advocate that is an expert in their field. We don’t utilize sources without names very often, and when we do, we always explain our reasoning.

Our analyses of various financial products are completely impartial. In order to provide our readers with the knowledge necessary to make well-informed choices, the editorial material we produce analyzes and contrasts various financial solutions and raises awareness of healthier alternatives.

Editorial Independence

The opinions presented in our product reviews are entirely subjective and are derived from in-depth research, careful analysis, and extensive comparisons with other items in the same category.

Evaluations of items are conducted in a way that is impartial, truthful, and based on the characteristics of the products themselves.

BLINKX’s business partners and advertising do not have any effect on the product reviews or any editorial choices made by the website.

The performance evaluations and salaries of our editorial staff are not impacted in any way by positive or negative product reviews, nor are they influenced by business partners or advertising.

BLINKX is editorially independent, which means that our editorial team is not influenced by our advertisers, business partners, or affiliate partners. Our writers and editors are free to publish articles, guides, reviews, and listicles that are accurate, helpful, and unbiased.

Our product reviews are purely editorial, based on careful research, evaluation, and comparison with similar products. Product reviews are designed to be impartial, accurate, and based on the product’s actual specifications.

Our editorial team members do not receive financial compensation from our business partners or advertisers. This allows us to maintain complete objectivity and unbiasedness in our reporting.

The performance evaluations and salaries of our editorial team are not impacted by positive or negative product reviews, and they don’t have to rely on business partners or advertisers.

Verification of facts and amendments

Every piece of editorial content is fact-checked to make sure it is correct, up-to-date, and useful. As of the date of publication, BLINKX makes every effort to ensure that the information included within is accurate.

Each and every piece of information is put through a thorough fact-checking process that includes copy editors, assignment editors, and authors.

Our authors depend on primary sources and authoritative sources, such as interviews and websites run by the government and various industries, statistics, and documents, to guarantee that our information is as understandable and comprehensive as it can possibly be.

We take facts seriously, making clear updates when corrections are warranted and fact-checking major and investigative stories by a team of trained staff journalists. All work published on BLINKX must steer clear of hate speech, unnecessarily sensational content, distortion, exaggeration, bias, carelessness, half-truths and deceit.

We prohibit all staff members and contributors from accepting compensation, privileges or favors of any kind from people, companies or groups featured in their coverage. Any real or perceived conflicts of interest or relationships at all (financial, professional, legal actions, personal or otherwise) must be avoided and/or discussed with the appropriate managing editor. If approved, it must be explicitly disclosed in the story to readers to maintain their trust

Any attempt or failure to honor these solemn responsibilities is a serious offense and is subject to review and swift disciplinary action, including removal from the platform.

  • When we make a factual error, we post a correction on the article where the error occurred. Readers may contact us at info@blinkx.com to report mistakes or register complaints, or reach us by filling out directly.

BLINKX is committed to providing accurate and unbiased information about the diamond industry. We adhere to a strict editorial policy, which means that we only publish content that is 100% accurate and helpful. We want you to be able to understand our insights, advice, and recommendations clearly and with confidence.

Our editorial team fact-checks each piece of content before it is published, and our writers are required to source all of their information. We only publish content from sources that we trust, and we always link to those sources so that you can check them for yourself.

BLINKX is also a participant in affiliate marketing programs. This means that we may earn a commission when you click on certain links on our website. However, this does not impact our editorial decisions or the quality of our content.

BLINKX is committed to diversity and inclusion in the diamond marketplace. We believe that everyone should have access to the same information and opportunities, regardless of their background or identity.

Key principles

Blinkx is guided by the following key principles:

  • Our content is accurate, helpful, and 100% unbiased. We only publish content that is helpful and actionable.
  • Our sources are trustworthy and reputable. We always link to them so that you can check them for yourself. We always seek experts to provide their insights and perspectives in our articles to ensure that our readers have access to the best information.
  • Our reviews are honest and objective. We never accept free products or services in exchange for a review. We believe that this would compromise our editorial integrity. We are transparent about our affiliate relationships. We want you to know that we may earn a commission when you click on certain links on our website. However, this does not impact our editorial decisions or the quality of our content.

BLINKX is committed to publishing accurate and helpful information. Our editorial team fact-checks each piece of content before it is published for accuracy and relevance. We ensure that the information in each article is kept up-to-date as new information is made available or old information changes.

Writers, assigning editors, and copy editors work together to ensure that all information is properly fact-checked.

Our writers are required to source all of their information, and we only publish content from authoritative sources that we trust. This includes relevant resources, such as trade associations, industry websites, data, and documents to ensure that our content is as accurate and thorough as possible.

When we discover an informational error, we update the article where it occurred with a correction. If you spot an error, mistake, or outdated information in one of our articles, please let us know so that we can correct it.