Before you send a pitch/proposal to GHR Grimsby, please put in the time to check out around the website and see the kind of content we release and the general style and tone of writing we choose. All writing should be the author’s original work (we do not accept or excuse any type of plagiarism) and ought to not have actually been released in other type (online or printed) formerly.
Usually speaking we will only release content that fits our recognized publishing quick, detailed listed below:
(PLEASE Bear in mind that we are incredibly not likely to release posts on spec., without having concurred a commission initially. Submission standards are released here for the advantage of authors who have actually been commissioned, and to assist pitches from new authors).
‘Traveller Corner’ City Guides
Our city guides are composed by location professionals (either living in your area, or regular visitors) and are planned to give the very first time visitor to the city a variety of cool pointers on the best ways to invest a brief break/Traveller Corner because location. Strong local understanding is a must, as is an eye for the wacky and alternative side of any location.
‘ In The Zone’ District Guides
These ‘district focus’ guides put a microscopic lens over a district of specific interest. Please note we are not most likely to release an In The Zone piece if we have actually not yet covered the location in a City Guide.
‘Experience’ Travel Articles
‘Experience’ posts ought to be a very first person reporting on a fun, intriguing or distinct city-based experience. In many cases this may be an arranged– but unusual– commercial trip, in others an unusual celebration, local custom and so on. Contact us if you know of an experience that needs blogging about, and hasn’t had much protection in the travel press.
‘Trend’ Travel Articles
Pattern pieces need to be very first person, magazine-style short articles reporting on a new/hip/weird pattern happening in a city today. An example may be Pop up dining establishments and appear movie theaters in London.
‘Top Five’ Travel Guides
Leading Fives have a look at popular elements of a travel location (eg: brew clubs in Prague, baths in Budapest) present the principle briefly and after that information the 5 best of their kind.
‘Eco/Green’ Travel Articles
‘Eco/Green’ short articles frequently cross over with posts in the ‘Experience’ or ‘Trend’ classifications but ought to consist of a strong environmental/green focus.
‘Photo Story’ Travel Articles
Picture Stories are travel picture reportage (8-12 pictures), concentrating on one intriguing element, particular place or style of a location. They must consist of 2 or 3 paragraphs of initial text to give the pictures context.
‘Special Feature’ Travel Articles
‘Special Features’ are very first hand, magazine-style stories of unique interest that do not fall under any of the above classifications. Typically, they are outdoor, local or multi-country stories. Please note we do not presently report on travel news, politics or patterns within the travel market. Nor do we release ‘Just returned’ style posts, or diary-style article. Each unique function ought to have a strong angle/focus.
Along with particular standards for each kind of post we release, GHR Grimsby also has general style standards, that include a couple of ideas on the best ways to prevent the mistakes and traps that newbie– as well as experienced– travel authors frequently fall under (coming quickly).