The number one question that I am asked on Instagram, in person and by email is “how do I get featured on The Travel Women Instagram?” The quick answer is to take amazing photos and add our hashtag: #TheTravelWomen, but below are a few more ways to increase your chances of being featured! Once you take the perfect photo of yourself or your travel women friends, then make your photo stand out from the over a quarter of a million photos that currently use the hashtag #TheTravelWomen by doing a few of the following things:
1. Instagram: Upload or edit a recent photo on Instagram to include the hashtag: #TheTravelWomen
2. Instagram: Upload or edit a recent photo on Instagram tagging @TheTravelWomen in the photo
3. Instagram: Spread the love by shouting us out in your instastory! We receive a ton of similar direct messages or DMs asking us to feature specific photos or accounts, so stand out by shouting out our account! Tell your friends to follow @TheTravelWomen and tag us in your instastory as another way for us to see your content, which is sent to us as a DM.
4. Engage everywhere: Engage with our content! The best way to stand out is to follow, like and comment on our Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and TheTravelWomen.com posts. We love seeing dedicated fans across all of our platforms and love shouting out our favorite fans!
5. Website: Since there are over a quarter of a million photos uploaded with our hashtag, increase your chances of having your photo seen and shared by uploading your photo directly to TheTravelWomen.com website in the new Postcards section by clicking “Contribute Postcards.”
6. Website: Are you an amazing and active travel photographer or writer that we should know? Email us to request to be interviewed in our Interview series. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
7. Website: Submit a travel pitch or story, (no, you don’t need to have a blog!) if approved we will share your article and photos on TheTravelWomen.com, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest. Contribute now.
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