Manchester United Blog Writers Wanted
Want to write for United Ramble?
Are you a aspiring journalist or just have a passion about writing and Manchester United? Well the United Ramble website are open to talented new contributors.
Manchester United blog and website United Ramble is a young and upcoming community base of intellectual United fans. The United Ramble website deal with what really happens at the club, both on and off the pitch, going beyond the carefully worded public relations pieces that the Manchester United official site and mainstream media release to the general public.
If you feel that you have the knowledge, talent and drive, and would like to share your views as a Manchester United fan then you’re exactly the kind of football writers we need on United Ramble:
Reasons to write for United Ramble
- NewsNow – United Ramble have been apart of the NewsNow network since March 2014. All our articles are syndicated to the massive NewsNow audience.
- Starting Point – We feel that the United Ramble website is what you make of it. You can really help turn this site into one of the largest and most respected Manchester United websites on the internet.
- Making a name for yourself – As the United Ramble website grows over time, so will your name in the football writing community. It’s incredibly hard to get a journalist job at a mainstream media outlet, let alone as a football writer. Writing here is a good stepping stone to bigger opportunities. As many journalists that you see in newspapers and media nowadays, all started out by football blogging.
The importance of objectivity
We get that you’re probably a Manchester United supporter by reading this section and therefore there will always be a hint of bias in your writings, but we feel that the website needs to maintain some objectivity in all our writings. Balancing your love for Manchester United with reasoned analysis will probably be the most difficult part of your writing, and we’re realistic in our expectations that it won’t always be easy to hide your allegiances, but we need our contributors to look at both sides of the coin if and when possible.
What should you write about?
There are loads of subjects that can be covered on the United Ramble website. We have opportunities in daily Manchester United news, match articles and highly anticipated deep view articles. Whatever stirs your passion and you feel deserves to be written about.
How to start writing
- Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, email address, twitter handle and any previous articles that you feel express your writings. Unfortunately we do not accept applications without articles.
- We will review your application and if accepted will create a ‘contributor’ account for you so you can publish directly from the WordPress admin area (although each article will still need to be reviewed before publishing). If you submitted a new article with your application and it was of a good enough quality we’ll publish it straight away should you wish us to do so.
This is your chance to be a part of something special, we look forward to getting you involved on the United Ramble website.