DiscoverArticles PUBLICATION PRINCIPLES
DiscoverArticles.com offers content, news and services on many different topics; communicating with its user in an interactive environment and adopting certain broadcasting principles for these purposes,
DiscoverArticles Publishing Principles is the expression of the values and standards we adopt. The principles here rule out the right practices we expect from the creators and editors of all DiscoverArticles.com content for any of the following environments, whether by DiscoverArticles.com itself or by an independent company that works for DiscoverArticles.com:
The news and content on the site can not be published without research and without being sure of its authenticity. Accordingly, it is one of our top priorities to make realistic and impartial publications that do not mislead people. Therefore, accuracy and reliability are among the indispensable rules of our editors.
For our users, it is our goal to minimize the errors caused by our lack of knowledge and care and to correct them as soon as possible.
We respect the right to reply and forgiveness from false publications.
No one in our content; Not to humiliate in terms of race, gender, age, health, political views, social level, community view, sexual orientation and religious beliefs; We take care not to harm the groups that need care, such as children, disabled people, and minorities.
In religious and moral matters, we do not allow publications that will create grudge and hatred and disrupt national unity and integrity.
Limiting freedom of thought, conscience and expression; we do not make content or news that can undermine or hurt general moral understanding, religious feelings, the basic foundations of the family institution.
We do not include any slanderous statements that degrade, humiliate or defame real persons and / or legal persons under the name of criticism.
We avoid making content that encourages violence and bullying and hurts human values.
We are careful not to include details and elements that may occasionally take place in our content or news, which may affect people, encourage crime and especially negatively affect the development of children.
We make sure that our content and news do not contradict the national and spiritual values and family structure of the society. We avoid publications that would damage the family structure, the smallest unit in the society.
We do not declare anyone “guilty” unless the guilty is determined by the judgment.
We consider all aspects of our services to respect human dignity and fundamental human rights.
We respect privacy and do not violate it for no valid reason. We do not publicize private behaviors, communications and conversations, except in cases of obvious public benefit.
We do not broadcast private lives of individuals, except as required by public interests.
We do not use other people’s personal information, photos as content, without permission.
In our content and news, we take care not to include statements that degrade or humiliate individuals and organizations beyond the limits of criticism.
IMPARTIALITY AND IDEA DIVERSITY
We pay attention to produce our content, the services we provide and the topics we handle, not from a single point of view, but by adding many points of view.
For this reason, we try to act objectively, rather than individual opinions.
Although site editors constitute the main shell of the site in terms of content, our users can also contribute to the site. Therefore, diversity of ideas, representation of different thoughts is one of the indispensable elements for us.
EDITORIAL HONESTY AND INDEPENDENCE
DiscoverArticles.com is independent of both the state and partisan interests. Our users should be able to trust that political or commercial pressures or personal interests are not effective in our decisions.
Adhering to the principles of impartiality, reality and accuracy in the publication of our news; not to prevent free opinion formation; We attach importance to the protection of confidentiality of news sources, except when it is intended to mislead the public.
We take it as a principle not to take content from similar sites with us in format.
We do not provide information and contents collected from other sources, collected, gathered, without specifying the source.
Before the distribution process of a press organ is completed, we do not present the product of that press organ to the public as if it were our own product.
One of our primary goals is that the content or news we make catch the agenda or set the agenda. For this reason, we attach importance to the fact that the content consists of concrete and creative elements without losing the outline.
Our editors do not use the news and content to immoral special purposes and interests.