Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Are you a local know it all?

As many of you know, I’m the Seattle Free Stuff Examiner for So far my experience with has been great and I’m enjoying learning how to share my knowledge about my topic with people all over the world. is ranked as one of the top 100 websites in the United States by trusted rating site They have thousands of informed local and national writers contributing hundreds of thousands of useful, informative, topic-specific articles every week, and they’re fast becoming the go-to source for local information in the U.S. has asked me to refer anyone I know who might be a good Examiner, and I think some of my readers here would be great! Are you a
realtor that knows all about real estate topics in your area? A frugal mom that's an expert on your town's budget friendly family restaurants? A movie goer that's on top of all the latest flicks? Writing articles for can be a good way for you to share your expertise, reach a large audience, establish yourself as an authority, and make money. There's real people just like you and I writing there everyday - so don't be intimidated. Plus
you can even include your affiliate links and links to your blog or website in your articles or on your Examiner page - as long as they are related to your topic of course.

Take a look at to get a feel of what type of articles are published there. Find out more about writing for Examiner, and see a list of topics and cities available to write about on the application page and watch this short video that explains the application process. If you decide to apply, would you mind letting them know I referred you? Currently, is paying a $50 referral bonus to writers as long as their application is accepted. You can refer me by Name: Cindy Grayson, or use my ID Code Number 14411. (Keep in mind that this $50 referral program is open to you too if you are accepted as an Examiner, and you will receive $50 for each person that you refer!)
If you have any questions send me an email with "examiner" in the subject line to
Thanks, and if you decide to apply, good luck!

photo: Bubbels,

No comments: