Guest Post Guidelines
Guest posting is a service I offer to journalists and bloggers who seek to contribute quality content to my growing audience. Don’t submit a post, suggested topics, or ask me to review your guest post if you represent a company or any of its products, or affiliate programs.
DO NOT include YOUR affiliate links in the body of your post. The links will be removed BEFORE I publish your article and the post will remain indefinitely without the affiliate links.
- Feel free to send your content to me in a Microsoft Word document or through Google Docs if you’d like to contribute a blog post about your recent travels or an idea that’s related to travel.
- All posts must be authored by the contributing guest blogger and relevant to travel.
- No “stock” stories. Only one-of-a-kind stories will be accepted.
- Content must be family-friendly and suitable for readers of all ages.
- Include at least three photographs you’ve taken.
- Proofread your post (using a reputable grammar and spell-checker like Grammarly) before you submit it to me for consideration. Submissions that have grammatical or spelling errors will not be published.
- Include a title and subtitles and keep paragraphs relevant to the titles.
- Research your keywords and include the keywords in the content so they occur naturally. Show the keywords you’ve selected at the bottom of your document.
- Be sure to attribute all sources for the information you include in your story.
- For more information, please message me using the form at the bottom of the page.
- And stay tuned for my upcoming course that will give you the details you’ll need to prepare outstanding guest posts.
Say hello to…
Guest travel writers Elyse Notarianni and Mike Korb.
Elyse Notarianni is a junior at American University studying Spanish and print journalism. She currently works as a freelance writer for various news organizations and local business. As a student, she is still exploring different genres of writing but is passionate about reaching out to people in the community to share their stories and achievements through writing. Besides writing, Elyse enjoys coffee and yoga, and can often be found sitting in the window of Duffy’s Coffee Shop in Clark’s Summit, PA. Visit joanmatsuitravelwriter.com/meet-elyse-notarianni to learn more about Elyse.
Mike Korb is a Mining Engineering graduate of the Missouri School of Mines in Rolla, Missouri. He has worked in the mining industry for more than 50 years in management, executive, professional, supervisory, consulting, and technical jobs; with expertise in bituminous coal, iron ore, limestone, industrial sand, copper and slag mining operations and more than 20 years in the anthracite coal fields in Northeastern Pennsylvania. He worked for Pennsylvania in Abandoned Mine Reclamation until May 13, 2016, when he became a “mining, reclamation, management, heritage development consultant”, retired. His plan is to continue being an advocate for mining and coal, responsible environmental management, economic development on previously mined lands and heritage development and preservation. Read Mike’s premiere post here to learn more about his travels related to anthracite heritage tourism.