Market Leads

Job Lead: Staff Writer for V!VA Travel Guides Based in Quito

If you’re currently living in Quito, Ecuador, or even planning a South American escape somewhere in the vicinity, listen up. V!VA Travel Guides is looking for flexible, web-savvy travel writers for their Quito office, where the company’s editorial staff is based. If you’re not familiar with V!VA, it’s an online […]

Job Lead: AOL Travel Editorial/Programming Director

If you are a veteran travel writer – 5 years or more – and can work your way around a CMS (if you don’t know what CMS is don’t bother), AOL Travel has an opening for a Editorial/Programming Director in their Sterling, VA office. They are offering a competitive salary […] Seeks Local Experts

NileGuide is an intelligent sort of travel guide, letting travelers create their own trips based upon their preferences that are then used to make specialized guide books that can be printed or accessed from a user’s iPhone; it’s like having a local guide right at your fingertips. But to create […]

Folio Mag Webinars on New Media

For freelance writers, it’s important to keep up to date on what’s going on in the publishing industry. Knowing the industry that you are writing for is crucial when pitching and coming up with content and that industry is no longer defined solely by print. Here at Written Road, Tim […]

Barefoot Expeditions Seeks Intern

It seems that nowadays there are few travel writers that don’t keep up a blog. And with the rise in social marketing tools (Twitter, Facebook, etc.) writers are becoming equally as skilled in networking as they are in crafting eloquent prose. If you’re proficient in all of the above, the […]

Market Lead: World Swirl Press

Travel writer Erik Trinidad is putting together a guide and anthology under a micropublishing venture, World Swirl Press. We put out this call previously, but he is still looking for contributors with narrative and service-y pieces about travel scams – pickpocket scams, bait and switches, frauds, false accusations…1,000 words or […]

Job Leads: Budget Travel, Outside’s Go

Budget Travel The publication is looking for a Deputy Editor for their New York office. The Deputy Editor will help oversee and steer all aspects of the magazine and special projects. S/he will work closely with the Editor-in-Chief to top-edit all sections of the magazine, and conceive of, assign and […]

Job Lead: Go Copy Editor

Job in travel print media have been hard to come by as of late, though I just caught this one. Go Magazine, the inflight mag of Air Tran, is looking for a Copy Editor for their DUMBO Brooklyn, NY office. Qualifications: -Two years of experience proofreading, editing and fact-checking -Bachelor’s […]