16 August 2023 GPWA Times Newsletter

Pros and Cons of AI Writing Tools
Artificial intelligence is quickly becoming an essential tool for affiliate marketers, but in the new GPWA Times Magazine Milan Novakovic explains there are still limitations as to how much it can help with producing consistent quality content.

Industry News
APCW Perspectives: Social media police strike again
This week, J. Todd covers the move of Clarion's ICE show from London to Barcelona. Also, the U.K.'s Advertising Standards Authority revisits Ladbrokes' Twitter account.

1xBet nominated for SIGMA CIS Awards 2023
The company is a finalist in four categories: Affiliate Program of the Year, Sportsbook Operator of the Year, Esports Product of the Year and Marketing Campaign of the Year.

Bonus spins on two slots at Everygame Poker
Everygame Poker is giving bonus spins on Kensei Blades and Hot Lucky 7's from Betsoft through 21 August. Players depositing with Mastercard get 30 extra spins.

Better Collective acquires four Swedish media brands
The digital sports media group purchased SvenskaFans.com, HockeySverige.se, Fotbolldirekt.se and Innebandymagazinet.se for 3.7 million euros.

Three tennis players provisionally suspended
Timur Khabibulin, Sanjar Fayziev and Igor Smilansky have been provisionally suspended pending consideration on sanction following multiple breaches of the Tennis Anti-Corruption Program.

Bet Right slapped with fine over odds boost breach
Liquor & Gaming NSW in Australia found that RPSX PTY LTD, trading as Bet Right, was illegally offering boosted odds and fined the operator $20,000.

AGCO issues $100,000 in penalties to Apollo Entertainment
The Registrar of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario handed down penalties to the company for failure to meet Ontario's responsible gambling requirements.

Kentucky receives sports wagering applications
Seven operators -- including bet365, DraftKings and FanDuel -- have applied for a license as the state plans to begin retail betting on 7 September with a mobile launch set for 28 September.

Catena Media enters partnership with The Sporting News
Under the newly signed, three-year deal, Catena will create editorial and advertorial content as the exclusive betting partner to the U.S.-based website.

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Gaming Innovation Group revenue for Q2 2023 reached 34.9 million euros, topping the record 28.4 million euros recorded in Q1 2023.

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Do you block ChatGPT from using your website content?
OpenAI, the creator of ChatGPT, has published a robots.txt standard that can be used to block the GPTBot from crawling a website. You can use robots.txt to block OpenAI from directly crawling your website to train future versions of ChatGPT and you can use robots.txt to prevent your content from being included in the common crawl. For this week's poll, we ask if you stop either of these crawlers from scrapping your site using robots.txt. View poll
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