Are you a talented wordsmith with a passion for storytelling? Do you find joy in sharing heartwarming tales about the happenings in and around Fresno? If so, we have a golden opportunity for you to showcase your talent and join the FresYes.com family!
You know us already, but just in case, it bears repeating. At FresYes.com, we’re all about spreading positivity and celebrating the vibrant spirit of Fresno. We believe that amidst the hustle and bustle of daily life, there are countless stories of joy, inspiration, and human connection just waiting to be told. That’s where you come in!
What We’re Looking For
We are on the hunt for passionate and witty local writers who can capture the essence of Fresno in feel-good stories. We want to hear about the incredible people, fascinating events, and quirky happenings that make our beloved city (and surrounding areas) so special. Your words will be the paintbrush that colors the canvas of our readers’ imaginations.
Why Write for FresYes.com?
Well, aside from the fact that you’ll be joining the coolest team in town, there are some awesome perks to writing for FresYes.com:
- Share the Love: Your stories will bring a smile to the faces of our readers, making their day a little brighter. Who doesn’t want to be a source of joy in someone’s life?
- Community Connection: You’ll have the opportunity to meet and collaborate with like-minded writers, photographers, and artists who share your passion for Fresno.
- Flexibility: We understand that life can be a roller coaster. As a writer for FresYes.com, you’ll have the flexibility to choose when and how often you contribute. Just let us know your availability, and we’ll work around it! Want to write just one post, or be a weekly contributor? We’re good with either, and anything in between.
- Exposure: Your articles will be featured on our well-established website, reaching thousands of readers who crave heartwarming stories about their hometown. We’ll also send that out to our newsletter subscribers (currently 33,000) and push it to our socials (Instagram is currently at 26,000+ followers / Facebook has 27,000+). You get a byline, a bio, links to your socials and other websites too!
- Leverage: Use us, we’re ok with that! Most every one knows of FresYes. Being a regular writer for FresYes can open doors in the local community. Those hard to get reservations might come a little easier. You’ll get invites to soft openings, special deals, behind the scenes and so much more. You’ll instantly become a local influencer, with our tens of thousands of eyes on you, and that can also benefit your other endeavors.
- Humor and Creativity: We believe that laughter is the best medicine. We encourage our writers to infuse their work with a healthy dose of humor and creativity. After all, life is too short to be serious all the time!
How to Apply
Think you’re up for the challenge? Fantastic! We can’t wait to hear from you. Here’s all you need to do to apply:
- Prepare a Sample: Craft a short feel-good story (approximately 300-500 words) that highlights any delightful aspect of Fresno you like. Make us laugh, make us cry (tears of joy, of course), and make us fall in love with your storytelling.
- Format: Write your sample in Word, Pages, or a Google Doc – whatever you like. Use whatever is super easy for you and makes your prose look sleek. You got this!
- Send It Our Way: Email your sample, along with a brief introduction about yourself and why you want to write for FresYes.com, to firstname.lastname@example.org Don’t forget to attach your sample post!
We promise to read each and every entry and won’t publish anything you submit until you are officially brought on board.
Join the FresYes Family Today!
If you’re a talented writer with a knack for finding the silver lining in every story, we want you on our team. Together, let’s spread the FresYes vibes throughout Fresno and remind everyone that life is full of beautiful moments worth celebrating!
So, what are you waiting for? Grab your laptop, pour yourself a cup of coffee (or tea), and get those creative juices flowing. We can’t wait to read your amazing stories and welcome you into the FresYes.com family!