At, our mission is to provide comprehensive, unbiased information and support on the difficult topic of infidelity. We aim to explore this complex issue with care, nuance, and sensitivity. Our writers endeavor to deliver insightful, accurate content that equips readers with ethical perspectives on healing, prevention, and coping strategies. This editorial guidelines document establishes the standards and policies our team follows to produce content that is both high in journalistic value and compassionate towards all affected by unfaithfulness in relationships. By upholding these principles, we seek to create a trusted resource for anyone impacted by the trauma of betrayal.

Our Mission aims to provide comprehensive, accurate, and sensitive information on all aspects of infidelity in relationships. Our goal is to help readers understand the complex realities of unfaithfulness and offer impartial perspectives on coping, healing, and prevention.

Content Standards

All content on must uphold the following standards:

  • Objectivity – Content will maintain a neutral, non-judgmental point of view. We do not tell readers what decisions to make regarding infidelity, but rather present information in a balanced way.
  • Accuracy – Writers must thoroughly vet all sources and verify statistics, facts, and expert opinions cited. Descriptions of personal experiences with infidelity should strive to paint an accurate picture.
  • Sensitivity – Writers must cover this emotionally difficult subject with care and compassion. Avoid graphic details or excessive sensationalism.
  • Comprehensiveness – Seek to explore infidelity from all angles. Provide depth on causes, impacts, coping methods, prevention, healing, signs of cheating, and more.
  • Actionability – Where relevant, include specific, practical tips readers can apply to relationships. However, do not offer definitive directives.
  • Diversity – Represent diverse perspectives and relationship types respectfully. Do not make broad generalizations.
  • Citation – Properly cite and link to all sources used as background material. Plagiarism is prohibited.
  • Legality – Do not counsel illegal acts of revenge. Get legal review for any questionable content.
  • Disclosure – Disclose any content sponsorships, approvals required, or potential conflicts of interest.

Sensitive Content

Infidelity is an intimate topic. While we do not shy away from providing details readers may find helpful, content must meet these standards:

  • No graphic sexual depictions.
  • No excessive use of explicit language.
  • Survivor stories will have identifying details altered to protect privacy.
  • Always avoid “clickbait” style headlines meant solely to provoke shock.

We strive to create a safe, welcoming space for all readers impacted by infidelity.

Sourcing Standards

  • Expert opinions must come from professionals with established qualifications in relationship counseling, psychology, therapy, etc.
  • Statistics should be cited from reputable scientific surveys, academic studies or government data.
  • Survivor stories will be verified through corroborating details and reviewed before publication. Identifying details will be altered.
  • Avoid citing shoddy news reports, personal blogs or anonymous Reddit threads as sources.

Contributor Requirements

  • Writing must be done by or reviewed by someone with relationship/infidelity expertise.
  • Contributors must have excellent research and fact-checking skills.
  • Background checks may be required for writers sharing personal experiences.
  • Writers must understand the sensitive nature of the topic and approach it professionally and compassionately.

Editing Process

  • All content will be edited by our editorial team to ensure quality standards are met.
  • Fact-checking will be done on all statistics, studies and expert credentials cited.
  • Legal review will be sought when necessary on content related to divorce, custody, or acts of revenge.
  • Final approval must be given by the editor-in-chief before publication.

Revisions Policy

  • We commit to promptly revising any content found to be inaccurate, inappropriate, or offensive.
  • Revisions may be requested through our website contact form or by emailing [email protected]
  • Additions or revisions will be evaluated by our editorial team.
  • If published content is changed substantially, an editorial note will be added to indicate updates.