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Do You Have What it Takes to Become a Successful Travel Writer/Photographer?

Do you have what it takes to become a successful travel writer/photographer? Here are 12 Questions to assess if you do.

FEATURED PUBLICATION: International Living

 Welcome to The Write Way to Travel, your free weekly e-letter from American Writers & Artists Inc. Every week, we send this special Featured Publication edition with tips and insights from travel writers and editors to help you break into new markets and get published fast. This week's featured publication comes from International Living's Managing […]

8 Must-Review Tips for Telling your Story without Boring your Reader

Tips from freelance travel writer Jennifer Stevens for telling your story without getting your readers bored.

FEATURED PUBLICATION: Go World Travel

Go World Travel Magazine Website: http://www.GoWorldTravel.com Dear Reader, Travel enthusiast Janna Graber and a select group of print journalists started this monthly travel e-zine in 2003. Today they boast subscribers in more than 40 countries. Google just named them one of seven globally-trusted travel contributors (alongside biggies such as Frommer's, National Geographic and Lonely Planet). […]

Double Your Income by Selling Special-Interest Pieces to Niche Publications

Tips from Jerre Repass, how selling special-interest pieces to niche publications can double your income. There are hundreds of not-so-obvious places to get published along the way to big-time success

FEATURED PUBLICATION: GoNomad

GoNomad Website: www.gonomad.com Dear Reader, Earlier this week, we heard from a number of disappointed readers. They'd queried Country Discoveries -- last week's Featured Publication -- only to learn that the magazine is closing up shop. Our apologies for sending you to the trouble of a query letter for naught. And shame on us for […]

Photos First: Another Easy Approach to Writing Round-Ups

Today: Today's Hottest Article -- Building One is A Lot Easier than You Think "Photos First" - An Easy Victory Over the Blank Page More Opportunities and Resources for Writers Dear Reader, Last week, freelance travel writer Jennifer Stevens told us that one of the best ways to break into the travel-writing business is to […]

FEATURED PUBLICATION: Escape From America Magazine

Dear Reader, Several of our readers have landed their first byline at EscapeArtist.com. This week Susan Beverley, editor of EscapeArtist.com offers advice about the smartest way to get published there. In fact, she covers three possible outlets for your articles -- Escape From America Magazine, the Offshore Real Estate and Investment Magazine, and the soon-to-launch […]

The Easiest and Fastest Way to get a By-Line and a Check

Tips from freelance travel writer Jennifer Stevens, One of the best ways to break into the travel-writing business (and to get repeat clips, too) is to write short articles -- 250-600 words in length, typically.

How to Turn a Profit on a Feel-Good Trend

Advice from Jennifer Stevens -- a primer on some trends you may not be aware of and about how you, as a travel writer, can capitalize on them, starting now.

Buying the Right Camera: Think More than Just Megapixels

Today: How Pictures of Brick Walls, Red Curtains, and Fields of Grass Sell for Super-Fast Cash Buying the Right Camera: Think More than Just Megapixels Dear Reader, With a digital camera and a little imagination, you could make an extra $500 a month from your photographs without even leaving your living room. A few weeks […]

SPECIAL SECTION: Paris Workshop - Day Four

On-the-ground reports from the Ultimate Travel Photography Workshop in Paris Since you couldn't be with us in Paris for our photography workshop, I asked David Morgan - a freelance writer and photographer - to fill you in on what we've learned. You'll find his report here below. --LoriLori ApplingDirector, Great Escape Publishing Dear Reader, The […]

SPECIAL SECTION: Paris Workshop - Day Three

On-the-ground reports from the Ultimate Travel Photography Workshop in Paris Since you couldn't be with us in Paris for our photography workshop, I asked David Morgan - a freelance writer and photographer - to fill you in on what we've learned. You'll find his report here below. --LoriLori ApplingDirector, Great Escape Publishing Dear Reader, Three […]

SPECIAL SECTION: Paris Workshop - Day Two

On-the-ground reports from the Ultimate Travel Photography Workshop in Paris. Since you couldn't be with us in Paris for our workshop, I asked David Morgan -- a freelance writer and photographer -- to fill you in on what we've learned. You'll find his second report below. - LoriLori ApplingDirector, Great Escape Publishing Dear Reader, The […]

SPECIAL SECTION: Paris Workshop - Day One

On-the-ground reports from the Ultimate Travel Photography Workshop in Paris. Since you couldn't be with us in Paris for our photography workshop, I asked David Morgan - a freelance writer and photographer - to fill you in on what we've learned. You'll find his report here below. --LoriLori ApplingDirector, Great Escape Publishing Dear Reader, The […]