Gawkerverse has been around for a while, but so many bloggers and creatives have never heard of it! Here’s why you need to start submitting to Gawkerverse. It is great because there are different sites for different niches, which makes it really easy to find the content and inspiration that you are looking for.
Here’s the scoop on Gawkerverse: it is a network of curated, inspirational, user-submitted photo galleries which include:
craftgawker – arts, crafts, DIY, crochet, knitting, sewing, printable, jewelry making
dwellinggawker – architecture, home decor, DIY, home design, organization
foodgawker – recipes and food
stylegawker – fashion, style, outfits
weddinggawker – wedding photos, bouquets, bridal parties, invitations, ceremonies, receptions
The trick with using the gawkerverse sites is you have to submit you work. They don’t accept every submission and have high standards when it comes to submissions.
Photography and tutorials must be high quality. Photos must be square 550 pixels by 550 pixels. They look for photos that are bright, light, and sharp.
Submissions are typically reviewed daily Monday through Friday. After submissions are reviewed you are informed if your submission is accepted or declined. If it happens to be declined there will feedback shared on why. The feedback is great for bloggers because it can help you improve your content and photography.
Once accepted users ‘heart’ ideas to save to their account and visit the source site to learn more (similar to Pinterest). There also is a place to share posts on Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and Email.
Here is the FAQ for any other questions you may have.
So why should you start submitting to gawkerverse?! It is great for you because it means more traffic to your website, more shares on social media, more pins on Pinterest, and helps to improve SEO!
It’s also a great place to find inspiration because it’s beautifully curated, like a polished version of Pinterest.