FTC Disclosure

Description

The FTC requires that publishers (which includes bloggers) disclose their relationships with brands if they earn any compensation (including free products, affiliate income or being paid to write about a brand) from these brands. This plugin gives you the ability to quickly and easily add an FTC-compliant disclosure statement on your blog posts.

Watch the video to see all of the features, and learn more about FTC requirements:

Installation

  1. In your WordPress admin area, go to Plugins then choose Add New
  2. Search for this plugin, Type-A FTC Disclosure
  3. Click the Install button (or, upload the zip file via Upload Plugin)
  4. Click the Activate button
  5. Go to Settings then choose FTC Disclosure and update the settings

FAQ

What are you working on?

There’s a lot of opportunity to make this plugin better. Some of these features include:

  • Insert the disclosure without Google (or other bots) being able to read it
  • Ability to specify the disclosure to only appear on posts in certain categories
  • Ability to specify the disclosure to only appear on posts with certain tags

Contributors & Developers

“FTC Disclosure” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Translate “FTC Disclosure” into your language.

Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Changelog

2

  • Because I screwed up the versioning, so I’m starting over with Version 2.0.

1.3

  • Better upgrade from free to Pro version
  • Exclude disclosure from WooCommerce products option (Pro version only)
  • Option to include disclosure on homepage
  • Post and page disclosure can be customized with #ftc_disclosure css selector
  • Homepage disclosure can be customized with #ftc_disclosure_on_homepage css selector

1.2

  • Insert disclosure via shortcode
  • Option to suppress disclosure on posts

1.14

  • Upgrade CTA and Conference link added to sidebar

1.13

  • (Bug fix) Replaced split w/ explode

1.12

  • (Bug fix) Pages were not being returned properly in free version

1.11

  • Changed name to Type-A FTC Disclosure

1.1

  • Option to have all links in a post be set to ‘nofollow’ per Disclosure type (Pro version)

1.02

  • Dynamic links to plugin names [Fix]

1.0

  • Initial public release

0.47

  • Ability to specify the disclosure to only appear on certain pages (Pro version)

0.45

  • Disclosure on pages, too (Pro version)
  • Overall option to Display on Posts or Pages (Pro version)

0.4

  • Specify the disclosure to be shown per post (or none at all) (Pro version)

0.3

  • Insert the disclosure via shortcode (post or page) (Pro version)

0.2

  • Tabbed options page
  • Default display options (Pro version)

0.15

  • WYSIWYG Editor

0.1

  • Initial release
  • Multiple disclosures (thanks to Michael Hyatt) (Pro version)