News community “Lentech” announced the stop of its work, the administration of “Vkontakte”. This was reported on the community page.
According to the report, the administration of the social network banned the community to post on their page any links to news, notes, articles, and great lyrics. In the administration of “Vkontakte” explained the ban by the fact that “Lentic” repeatedly violated the rules of advertising.
“Direct advertising in our community, as you know, there never were, — stressed in the community, As we managed to break the rules of posting what we never had, unknown to us”.
However the press-Secretary of “Vkontakte” Eugene Krasnikov said that the social network never stopped the work of the community. “Lentech” repeatedly violated the rules of advertising apply to communities of “Vkontakte”, as well as their administrators were repeatedly warned by our support team. Today “Lentech” once again these rules are violated, then in the community have been temporarily disabled hyperlinks”, — he explained.
Krasnikov noted that at the moment the community is still active, and able to put new entries, photos and videos.
Later “Lentech” reported that his conflict with “Vkontakte” was resolved. As follows from statements by the community, the reason for the lock was that it leads the category, which gives readers free tickets to the concerts, and the corresponding post there is a link to the sponsor. However, this is not advertising, and community on such actions does not earn, the claim to “Lantaca”.
“This post was the reason we disable all the links and blockages of the community, stressed in the community. — Formally support the VC thought his advertising, and such posts cannot be pinned. Acting strictly according to instructions, VK we punished them for that. We believe that this is a misunderstanding and became the real cause of the conflict”.
The administration of the social network has promised to reduce the lock period to the minimum, “Lentech” will continue on Sunday, added to the group.
“Lentic” is a former community “of the Tape.ru”. After the change of leadership edition in 2014, page was transferred to the office of the readers. At the time of publication of the material on the page “Lantaca” in “Vkontakte” have signed more than 1 million people. The community has indicated that it will continue to work in Facebook and Twitter.