Each blog post is written and edited personally by me Smitha Katti. I have been blogging since 2009 and all the posts I write here about projects/crafts that I have enjoyed making.
This blog does accept forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions, or other forms of compensation.
The compensation received will never influence the content, projects, or posts made in this blog. All sponsored posts will be disclosed at the beginning of each blog post. I only accept sponsorships from companies whose products and services align with my blog and reader interests.
All advertising is in the form of advertisements generated by a third-party ad network. Those advertisements will be identified as paid advertisements.
This Influencer Disclosure Policy is valid as of 2009. This policy covers the below social channels owned and managed by Smitha Katti :
- Instagram Handle: @smithakatti
- Blog: www.smilingcolors.com
These channels strive to abide by the FTC Guidelines for online influencers. The owner believes in honesty of relationship, opinion, and identity. The compensation the owner receives from marketers may influence our content, topics, or posts made to our social channels. That content, advertising space, or post will be clearly identified as paid or sponsored content in accordance with the FTC Guidelines.
The owner of these social channels is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites, and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of these social media channels receive compensation for our posts or advertisements, we always give our honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed through these channels are purely the bloggers’ own. Any product claim, statistic, quote, or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider, or party in question.
The owner of these social media channels would like to disclose the following existing relationships. These are companies, organizations, or individuals that may have a significant impact on the content of this blog.
- This blogger has/has had a freelance relationship with Tombow USA, PMA Industries, Fiskars Americas, and Tonic USA.
Smitha Katti is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com.
Smitha Katti also participates in affiliate programs for networks such as CJ, Impact, and Share-A-Sale.
Effective as of May 25, 2009
Effective as of May 25, 2018
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