The following links provide insight into both the ethical and legal considerations surrounding the need for disclosure. Suggestions for additions to this list are welcome and may be emailed to

Practice Paper of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics: Social Media and the Dietetics Practitioner: Opportunities, Challenges, and Best Practices

2013 FTC .com Disclosure guide

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Code of Ethics

WOMMA Guide to Disclosure in Social Media Marketing

FTC Guides Governing Endorsements, Testimonials

Bureau of Consumer Protection – FTC Revised Endorsement Guides

“Generate Your Own Policy” by

Examples of Disclosure Policies Ethic’s Checklist