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Shady review sites, and writing for "Exposure"
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Old 04-17-2017, 01:08 PM
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Default Shady review sites, and writing for "Exposure"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sUwzpEE9KsI

Note - F-bombs aplenty/Jimquisition warning. NOT a game review this time.

This one's a followup to a recent JQ text article about a former writer for a review site; that site's ownership has (allegedly) engaged in some shady practices; among them: not paying people, and eliminating all traces of their names from the site when they leave...and now they're trying to cover their tracks. Worth checking out.

Handy-dandy pull quotes:

"I just think the next generation of games media deserves a better class of parasite than you."

"If a site can't afford to pay you, it doesn't have the credibility needed to give you the 'exposure' you're being promised." (directed at all writers)
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