Do you love the Central Coast and telling the world about it? Write for us!
interested in writing a guest post for iCentralCoast and become part of our
community, I invite you to share your ideas!
We accept guest posts from mums and dads, surfers, food lovers, anglers, bushwalkers, runners, cyclists, weekenders, travellers etc!
iCentralCoast focuses on the best of the Central Coast and the best of Lake Macquarie for Sydney siders and weekenders. This includes activities for couples, families and empty-nesters. I want visitors to be able to explore the best of the region through our website.
iCentralCoast receives over 40,000 page views per month during the peak season. So this is a great opportunity to gain exposure for your writing if you’re an aspiring writer or blogger.
I’ve put together a quick guide to writing for iCentralCoast below. Before you write anything though, please send me a quick email to firstname.lastname@example.org to make sure the topic you want to write about hasn’t already been covered. (I’d hate for you to write something that I can’t publish!)
I’m looking for experiences you’ve lived first-hand and places that Sydney siders would be interested in.
Before taking the time to submit your pitch, please read some of our blog posts and familiarise yourself with our writing style.
Areas of interest include, but are not limited to:
So, if you can put a string of words together and if I gave you the go-ahead to write about your topic of interest, read further…
I’d like your stories to be a minimum of 600 words please.
Only original posts will be accepted. I cannot accept posts that have been published anywhere else on the internet. Google doesn’t like it.
You may not publish your guest post on your own website or blog.
I reserve the right to edit your post. This may include for example editing for SEO purposes, fixing typos, adding an introduction or conclusion, or improving the structure.
I require a minimum of 5 photographs, and they need to be at least 1000px wide. Portrait style shots need to be at least 800px wide.
The images MUST be your own and not have been published elsewhere.
High quality (photos taken on digital cameras preferred – no smartphone photos).
You can also send videos or embed codes for videos you’ve uploaded to YouTube.
You are welcome to share these images via a file sharing method to ensure the highest possible quality.
Please feel free to include a brief bio and a link to your website, blog or social media accounts. You can also send a profile photo to accompany your bio.
You can see an awesome example of a guest post on our website here – https://www.icentralcoast.com/tallow-beach.html
Please email the following to email@example.com.
Written post in Microsoft Word.
Original images (.jpg or RAW format) or a link to images to download.
Your bio (optional).
I can't wait to hear from you!