AOL Travel is currently seeking freelance city bloggers for Miami, Charlotte, Boston and Honolulu. It’s an ideal gig if you’ve got the lowdown on everything that’s happening in your city, particularly the following subjects: Nightlife, Food/Restaurants, Shopping, Arts & Culture & Hotel Beats.
Experience with travel industry with a focus on ‘real scoop’
Integrating links to guides in posts
Posts between 150-300 words
Must be familiar with HTML and capable of publishing own posts
Must live in the destination you will be blogging about
Must be able to turn around write witty, engaging posts quickly
5 posts per week
Samples of published writing clips (preferably including blog posts)
Resume and a list of qualifications and past writing/travel experience
Contact info, including permanent address
Length of time it takes you to turn around a blog post of 250 words on a current event
List of beats/destinations you have experience covering
How to apply:
Send an email with submission requirements to TravelSubmit[at]aol[dot]com
*The gig is paid based upon experience, starting at $15 per post.