Press information for the TravelGrip Network
TravelGrip.se was launched in January 2013 and was already in 2014 accredited the 4th Best Travel Blog in Sweden, through Travel Blog Awards held by Super Saver Travel. Later accredited the 4th Best Inspirational Traveller in category ”Big City” through Apollo Travel in Sweden in 2015.
The founder Maria Grip, A.K.A TravelGrip, has visited 45 countries of the world, the goal is to keep on adding countries and share stories and recommendations from the journeys through the TravelGrip network.
Read more about Maria Grip below in FAQ’s.
Prices for collaboration and advertising
If you want to order a text or blog post do not hesitate to contact Maria Grip. The prices vary, depending on how big article you would like to order/publish and how many words are included. Ordered articles will be delivered by e-mail or published on the specific site within TravelGrip Network. Sponsored articles will be dispayed as advertising using words as ”Samarbete” (Collaboration).
- Link with click text in blog post or on page – 250 SEK / 25€.
- Blog post / Content article incl. one link – 40 öre per ord / 0,42 € per word + link 250 SEK / 25 €. (example: 200 words + link = 330 SEK / 30€)
- Banner in specific post – 200 SEK / 20€ (Max. weight 250 kB. Banner might be removed after 30 days).
On TravelGrip.se the following categories of advertisers are not allowed:
– Online Casino
– Online Betting
On the other sites within the network there are no black lists.
Terms of Payment
- TravelGrip is not a registered company so payment will be made to an individual; Maria Grip.
- PIA for publishing – Payment in advance, must be completed before publishing article or link.
- Net 7 for text production – Payment seven days after approval of produced text to be used in other environments.
- Actual payment forms are Bank transaction (to Swedish Bank) or PayPal transaction to user ”firstname.lastname@example.org”.
Trivia and Press photos
More info about Maria Grip here and below in FAQ’s.
Photos below are free to use and publish in media where relevant, please credit TravelGrip.se and/or Maria Grip.
Who are you?
I am Maria Grip A.K.A Travel Grip, a 30+ something Swede travelling around the world on my spare time. My daily work in Stockholm, Sweden consists of working online with banner advertising so I know a bit about the web and web publications. TravelGrip has visited 45+ countries of the world, the goal is to keep on adding countries and share stories from the journeys through the TravelGrip network.
How big is TravelGrip.se?
TravelGrip.se is continously growing, the site was launched in January 2013 and in 2014 TravelGrip.se was accredited the 4th Best Travel Blog in Sweden, through Travel Blog Awards held by Super Saver Travel. The readers visit the blog for travel information, inspiration and to see photos from destinations.
TravelGrip has also participated as guest blogger on a blog for a Swedish Travel Agent, Resfeber.se.
In the TravelGrip Network several websites are included; TravelGrip.se / TravelGrip.net, ResatillSolen.se, MinSolresa.se, LadyTravelGuide.com and AfternoonTea.nu.
How do you afford to travel so much?
I personally finance my travels by saving money made from my full time work in Sweden. Through advertising over the TravelGrip network I get some funding for future travels.
Where have you travelled?
I have been to over 45 countries, from Asia to America. See full list here.
Which is your favourite city in the world?
Best yet is Tokyo, a city very different from the rest.
Which country is you favourite one?
France has a special place in my heart. I have spent some time on and off in various parts of France and all are as good as it gets. In my opinion.
What Camera do you use?
My main camera is actually an iPhone, but I also use a Canon Ixus small digital camera as well as the larger Canon EOS 450D with an 18-55mm lens and/or zoom 28-300.
TravelGrip.se works in partnership with the hotel booking site Booking.com.