Google News declined to include IPR in their news index. Here’s what the form said:
We reviewed your site and are unable to include it in Google News at this time. We currently only include sites with news articles that provide timely reporting on recent events. This means we don’t include informational and how-to articles, classified ads, job postings, fictitious content, event announcements or advice columns.
We appreciate your suggestion and will log your site for consideration should our guidelines change in the future.
Thanks for your interest in Google News.
The Google Team
I hate this kind of boilerplate response, which clearly does not apply to IPR. But I’m curious to see what others think. What can we do to improve? Or should we just accept this and move on?