Break Into Travel Writing

Break Into Travel Writing

by Beth Blair


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781444171228
Publisher: Quercus
Publication date: 02/28/2013
Series: Teach Yourself Series
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 1,210,556
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Beth Blair (Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul, USA) has been a freelance travel writer for nearly a decade. Her essays and non-fiction articles have been featured in various books and publications including Aviation Security International, AirTran Airways GO,,, State Farm's Good Neighbor, Hybrid Mom, Draft, Arizona Daily Star, and a dozen anthologies including Chicken Soup for the Soul. She is co-founder of the award-winning travel blog and was named first-place winner in the 2010 Writer's Market "Freelance Success Stories" contest.

Table of Contents

1. The Life of a Travel Writer / 2. Be the Expert / 3. Print Travel Writing Outlets / 4. Online and Non-Traditional Opportunities / 5. Research and the Press Trip / 6. Pitching Your Idea / 7. Conventions and Styles of Writing / 8. Article Development / 9. Blogging / 10. Social Media / 11. Photography and Videos / 12. The Importance of Networking / 13. The Importance of Self-Branding / 14. Staying in the Know and Other Extras

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