Frequently asked questions

What's a travel tip?
A travel tip is a post sharing advice or important information that travelers might find useful. You can find examples in the travel tips page.

Who writes travel tips on Triptipedia?
Travel tips are usually written by locals, travelers or tourism professionals.

Can I write a tip on Triptipedia? What are the requirements?
Anyone can write a tip on Triptipedia. There are no requirements regarding the author, only regarding the content of your travel tip. Your tip must contain actual advice and follow a few guidelines.

Who owns the travel tip once it's published on Triptipedia?
You do. Our terms state that you give us the right to use it (to display it on the website for instance), but it's still yours. You are free to delete your travel tips at any time from your account ( icon), no question asked.

What is the minimum word count for a tip?
The minimum is 200 words and 1 picture.

Why should I write a travel tip on Triptipedia?
For two main reasons. First, to share your knowledge with travelers who might need it. And secondly, so that our readers get to know you. Your biography or description will get displayed along with each tip that you write and you can share your website and social networks in your public profile page.

How many tips can I write?
As many as you want, there is no limit, as long as your tip contains actual advice and follows the guidelines.

Will you feature me on social media?
All travel tips published on Triptipedia are shared on our Twitter and Pinterest accounts. Best pictures are shared on our Instagram account.

Do I need to pay to submit a travel tip?
No you don't. Contact us if you wish to submit a sponsored travel tip.

Am I paid to submit a travel tip?
Not for a non-exclusive one. You can monetize your exclusive travel tips and earn a cut of the revenue that it generates.

What's an exclusive travel tip
It's a travel tip that's new and that has never been published elsewhere.

How do I write a travel tip on Triptipedia?
If you don't have an account already, click on the "Join" button on the menu to create one. Then click on "Write a tip" and start writing.

How do I add tags to my travel tip?
Tags are automatically added during moderation, you don't have to do anything yourself. If you feel that a tag needs to be added or removed after a tip is published, feel free to contact us.

How do I add a table of contents to my travel tip?
A table of contents is added by the moderator when a travel tips has multiple headings.

My English is not very good, can I still write a travel tip?
Yes, our validation team will will fix any noticeable mistakes for you.

I just submitted a tip, why is it not on the website yet?
To fight spam, tips must be approved by our team. This process usually takes a few hours.

Do I need an image or a picture to create a tip?
Yes, we require at least 1 picture for each travel tip. If you don't have any pictures, you can use the following resources to find public domain ones:

Can I re-use my own blog posts on Triptipedia?
Yes you can, as long as you are the original author. We don't require exclusive content.

Can I create a tip on a similar topic of an existing one?
Yes, your point of view and opinions on an existing topic are welcome.

Someone submitted content (text or image) that's mine, how do I get it taken down?
To report a copyright infringement, please refer to our dedicated page.

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