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Guest Contributor Agreement

Cruise with Amber occasionally includes guest contributions from other bloggers.

All Guest Content (“Contributions”) must comply with the following criteria:

  1. Contributions must be your own original work that has not been published on any other website, forum, chat or social media network.
  2. Plagiarism or copyright infringement is not permitted.
  3. When quoting others, please make sure to properly cite your source.
  4. Posts will acknowledge your authorship and contribution but will be the property of Cruise with Amber.
  5. Once your guest content has been submitted to Cruise with Amber you may not publish it anywhere online, in part or in whole, including your own website or blog.
  6. If we use your contribution, you may promote it on your own website, Facebook, Twitter or other social media forums. Promoting does not mean you post the entire article on these forums. You may include a link to your guest post and a short sentence or two explaining what the article is about.
  7. Affiliate links shall not be included in guest content submissions.
  8. Cruise with Amber reserves the right to add its own affiliate links where appropriate.
  9. Guest content writers will receive writing credit at least once within the final article.
  10. Guest content writers may submit a short bio statement (no more than 50 words) that may or may not be used within the final article.
  11. Guest content writers will be allowed to have one link to their website within the author acknowledgement. This may not be an affiliate link or point to an affiliate site. If the writer does not have a website, one link will be provided to either Facebook or Twitter. If there is not an appropriate profile for linking, only a name will be provided. 
  12. Guest content writers may provide a photo that may or may not be used.
  13. We do not pay for submissions. If you decide to submit content to our site, you do so with the knowledge that you shall not be entitled to any compensation for writing the post or for any other compensation related to the post.
  14. Cruise with Amber welcomes images to accompany your guest content as long as they meet the following requirements:
    1. The Guest content writer must be the copyright holder of the image.
    2. Cruise with Amber reserves the right to change/edit the image if necessary.
    3. If people are included in the image, then the Guest content writer confirms that they have obtained permission from each relevant person to include their image.
    4. Image submissions must be relevant to the content.
    5. Cruise with Amber reserves the right to deny or remove any image it deems inappropriate.
  15. Cruise with Amber will share and promote the Guest content on a variety of social media networks but does not guarantee any particular site or audience reach.
  16. Excessive links or links that appear to be affiliated or spam related will be removed at the discretion of Cruise with Amber.
  17. All Guest content is reviewed and approved by Cruise with Amber prior to posting.
  18. Cruise with Amber reserves the right to edit Guest content where necessary.
  19. Cruise with Amber reserves the right to refuse publication or remove a Guest content without prior notice to the Guest content writer.
  20. By providing Guest content to Cruise with Amber, you agree that you are in no way becoming a part of the website, nor shall you hold yourself out to be a member of the Cruise with Amber website.
  21. If a Guest content submission is inappropriate Cruise with Amber reserves the right to refuse publication of any Guest content.
  22. By submitting a Guest content to Cruise with Amber, you agree than you have read and understand this agreement and agree to be bound by it.