Brands, Businesses & Start-ups FAQ
Explore some common questions that brands, businesses and start-ups have asked us in the past.
Bloggers Required US will only host blogging assignments for US and Canadian bloggers. It will also feature worldwide assignments, which any blogger can apply for.
Bloggersrequired.com will continue to host all other blogging assignments, including those for UK, European and worldwide bloggers, and any other blogging assignments for territories outside of the US and Canada.
A. On average, you can expect 25 blogger responses per assignment, usually a lot more! However, this depends greatly on the nature of the assignment and the compensation you are offering the bloggers.
A. Yes. We also run Twitter parties, you can find out more here.
A. All the responses to assignments are made independently by interested bloggers.
A. They are added to a content slider, which is visible at the bottom of every blogging assignment post.
A. Of course we can. Check out our consultancy options for more details.
A. We act as the facilitator. We add your assignment to the site within 24hrs of you posting it. Once the blogger has made contact, it’s up to you to follow-up with them individually.
A. We just want to make sure that we are delivering complete, and high quality assignments.
A. This is at your discretion. Generally speaking, bloggers have their own agenda and do not expect payment. However, if you are looking for bloggers to review a product, in some cases, a requirement may be that they keep the product.
A. We advise you to thank bloggers who have made the effort to contact you. It’s polite to say thanks, but no thanks. At the very least, send a tweet to thank all the bloggers who have applied for your assignment.
A. We recommend that you only pick the best responses that are most relevant to your campaign. But it might be worth keeping in contact with the others for future campaigns. It’s polite to say thanks, but no thanks. Never promise bloggers anything you cannot deliver on!
A. When we add your assignment, we also add a contact form that goes directly to the email address you initially supplied on your blogger assignment form.
A. Your assignment will be up within 24hrs, but in most cases within a few hours.
A. Your assignment can be made public or private. Read more about why you would want to keep your assignment private here.
A. Please check out the example assignment we have provided.
A. You get to make contact with relevant bloggers, build relationships and get published.
A. Brands, business and start-ups who use Bloggers Required can expect an average of 25 responses to their blogging assignments. Additionally your brand will receive a huge amount of exposure from being featured in our weekly newsletter which is sent to over 9,000 opt-in bloggers, and via our ever-increasing social channels. Overall, we offer you the chance to work with targeted bloggers and gain significant exposure, all for one small, one-off cost!
A. We ask brands to pay a small fee to add assignments, £30.00 per assignment. Payment is taken via PayPal or invoice.
A. The type of bloggers responses you receive depends on how precise your blogging assignment is. Make sure within your assignment you ask for any key desirables that you would like your bloggers to have in order for them to be considered.
A. That’s up to you, anything you need a bloggers help with. The assignment can be extremely flexible in scope, ranging from:
- The promotion of products or services.
- Attendance at events, online or offline.
- Running giveaways or competitions
- Job offers.
- Brand ambassador programmes.
- Blogger outreach and recruitment.
- Surveys, polls and market research.
- Sponsored posts and advertising
A. This is something that you can create here via a simple, intuitive form, to help connect you with relevant blog owners. The brand assignment gives the blogger enough information on how you would like the blogger’s assistance. After submission the assignment is published to the Bloggers Required homepage, weekly newsletter, continually tweeted and added to our Facebook page and Google + for bloggers to review and respond to.
A. Use the contact form provided.
A. Yes. You can find it here.
A. Yes. Please read our T&Cs