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We take your coverage plans into consideration when reviewing your application to cover Oceanfest and expect coverage to be relevant and in line with your stated coverage plan. Thus Oceanfest does not consider social media or a compilation of photos, videos or articles unrelated to Oceanfest official events as press coverage.