Do you have a passion for writing and other means of content creation? Are you passionate about African woman empowerment, self-development, lifestyle and social issues? Do you want to share your personal experience to directly impact the lives of other women? Well, you’re in the right place!
Ivery Arie: The Contemporary African Woman is an online empowerment platform that serves to inspire African women through our own stories. We recognize the need to share our personal experiences and unique stories as it relates to the African woman to build a sisterhood and positively impact our community. Through rich online content and events, our vision is to create an empowered group of women for the next generation.
Who is A Contributing Writer?
A Contributing Writer for Ivery Arie: The Contemporary African Woman otherwise known as CAW is an individual who has a passion for supporting and empowering women located at home and diaspora through thoughtful content creation including writing, podcasting, videoing or any other approved forms of media. The contributing writers can submit content as it relates to their personal experiences, their passion in all aspects that embodies the African woman.
How Do the Contributing Writers fit into the vision of Ivery Arie?
•Using unique writing styles, the contributing writer adds a diverse voice to the blog based on the personal experiences of the content creators
•Shed light on issues & empowerment topics contemporary African women face in many areas of our lives.
•Build rich online content
•Suggest new ideas & perspectives on blog content
How do contributing writers benefit from Ivery Arie?
•Feedback from the editor to sharpen writing skills and enhance article quality
•Opportunity to meet and connect with influential African women in our community
•Invites to the events hosted by Ivery Arie
•Prominent promotion of your articles across all our platforms
•Bio with links to social media pages to expand your network and connect with other women across the globe
•Expand your writing portfolio
•Quarterly giveaways and recognition for great work (see below criteria)
As a contributing writer, you must be willing to adhere to the following guidelines:
- Expected to commit to at least 6 months
- Must be willing to submit at least 1 original articles per month (500 – 1000 words). Articles must be original and exclusive to Ivery Arie. Self-plagiarism is still considered plagiarism
- Ivery Arie is looking for diverse, unique and personal write ups as it relates to African women– not generic cliché we’ve all read multiple times before.
- You should back up your points with a mix of personal anecdotes, examples from reliable sources – with embedded links to your sources.
If all this excites you, complete the application and direct all questions and concerns to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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