Exciting New Life is built on your stories. The vision behind this website is to create a community where visitors can get insight information on cities around the world from locals. The goal it to show exciting stories from locals or people that have moved there.
Many people around the world are thinking or even planning to move to a different country. Some people are so intimidated by this that they never actually do it. Some move but find it very hard to adjust. If you moved to a new city like me and been living for a while you realize that there are a few things you wished you knew when you first moved there. Why not share your story and help others who are looking to move there?
You can email your story at firstname.lastname@example.org or click the link below to instantly submit it for approval.
Kindly reference any sources you might have used. Your story will be published under your account and you will have full editing capabilities. You can also post a story anonymously if you don’t wish to share your identity.
Here are some generic guidelines for user who would like to share their story and make a difference:
- A post shouldn’t be more than 1,000 words
- You should always reference any sources that you used. If you are really looking for some ideas to make it look even more professional you can use a chrome plugin like this one https://chrome.google.com/webstore/category/extensions?hl=en or even use http://www.citethisforme.com/
- If you want to include a picture please note that pictures that you use must be your own or have “Creative Commons” license. You can read more info on this page https://www.sitepoint.com/30-creative-commons-sources/ . Please include a link to your picture so we can make proper reference.
Below is a an example of a picture and proper reference:
- A post should be relevant to this website. Please tell your story but always have an angle on how others can benefit from that. For example you can talk about your city or you can also talk about a life changing experience.
- When talking about your city please help readers by giving info on housing, job opportunities, work permits etc.
- Please refrain from citing other peoples’ stories unless you have their permission to do so
We really encourage everyone to create a video and send it to us. We recommend using 1080p quality. You can reference your video from your youtube account but ultimately we would have to also upload it under Exciting New Life. Please send an email at email@example.com and we will arrange the details on how the video will be displayed on the webiste. Again you will have full access to the post showing your video.
I would like to personally thank everyone for their contribution to this website. Let’s all try to make this world a better place for everyone! Feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note the following:
When you send us your story or video you are granting “Commercial Use License” to excitingnewlife.com. The author grants a perpetual, exclusive, non-transferable, worldwide license to excitingnewlife.com for Permitted Commercial Purposes. All intellectual property rights are hereby assigned to excitingnewlife.com. “Permitted Commercial Purposes” means any business related use, such as (by way of example) advertising, promotion, creating web pages, integration into product, software or other business related tools etc., and strictly excludes any illegal, immoral or defamatory purpose.