I had a deal spammed by a mod because it was not for a UK merchant. I was then told that the merchant has to contact HUKD to be pre-approved by Admin. This seems to go against the whole purpose of the site:
"...HotUKDeals.com was founded in August 2004 as a place for consumers to freely share deal tips, voucher codes and other consumer information. The purpose of the site is to escape from the marketing messages and ads that surround us and get genuine advice from other people about hot deals....."