Come on, have a fight. Don't shoot and scoot.
So if the article is related to schools, colleges, admissions, career after education, job etc it may get some priority as it will be able to fetch revenue for the site as people who know about the speciality of this site will come here to search for such relevant information.
This is only my experience and the correct situation in this matter will be intimated or shared by the editors for your benefit.
Knowledge is power.
Hope editors come out with the solution for it.
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