Q: Do I, the writer for Hauntedamericatours.com,
keep full credit for my work submitted to Hauntedamericatours.com?
A: Yes. You receive and keep full credit for your
work. You own the copyright to anything that you
write for Hauntedamericatours.com and we always
place the writer's full name and e-mail address
on the article itself unless we are asked not to
by the writer. However, by submitting articles and
other writing works to Hauntedamericatours.com you
are giving us permission to use and post this work
on our Haunted tours website and in any other form
we deem fit.
Q: Are there haunted Hauntedamericatours.com
A: No. There are no Haunted America Tours assignments.
We would like all articles to be about the paranormal
or supernatural topics. There could be a time in
the future where we ask some writers to write about
a topic but no one is required to write anything.
Q: Can we write about anything
paranormal, or HAUNTED or do we have to stick to
one ghostly topic?
A: Writers have free range to write about anything
that they want. You can stick to one topic and write
all your articles about that topic or you can jump
around and cover a lot of different paranormal areas.
It's up to you.
Q: Do the writersfor Hauntedamericatours.com
A: Sadly no. We are a small website and we do not
offer any payment for writers. Writers can always
use the articles written for Hauntedamericatours.com
on future resumes and to sell to other paranormal
Q: Are there any limits to
how much I can write?
A: YES! This is an important question.
There are limits. We ask that writers only submit
a MAXIMUM of 2 articles per month. This rule isn't
written in stone, but it's to keep Hauntedamericatours.com
from getting flooded each month with hundreds of
articles from the same writer. There is NO MINIMUM
amount. So you can write one a month or one every
six months. It's up to you.
Q: Do you want paronormal
articles or Ghost stories?
A: Mostly Haunted articles but we do like Ghost
stories. By Ghost stories we do not mean made up
fictional ghost stories, but actual true life paranormal
accounts. We try to keep our website as real as
Q: Are there any rules with
the writing content?
A: Yes. NO abusive or foul language, NO sexual topics
unless it is very relevant to the story, NO racist
comments, and NO liable, slander or plagiarism.
You are responsible for anything that you write.
If you break the law or violate someone else's rights,
then you are completely and fully responsible for
any criminal or civil actions taken against you.
Q: Are there length requirements
or word counts?
A: No. But article length is very important. You
need to find the medium. Not too short and not too
long. If your topic is too large you might want
to break it down and focus on certain areas of it.
Don't go into long-winded stories that lead nowhere.
You don't have to try to include every single little
detail of a story. Remember people like to find
information on the Internet, but they didn't come
to this website to read a novel. If your work does
not meet length requirements we will let you know.
Visit some of our other articles written for Hauntedamericatours.com
to get an idea of how to write. www.
Q: Can Hauntedamericatours.com
edit submitted haunted or ghost articles?
A: All writing submitted is subject to an editors
review. Any words, sentences or paragraphs of the
writing may be changed, altered or taken out of
the writing body. All writers will be notified to
any changes in their work prior to publishing. We
have the right to accept or reject any body of writing
for any reason at any time. Please use programs
with good spelling and grammar checkers. Be professional.
Q: If I submit an article
does Hauntedamericatours.com have to post it?
A: NO. We do not have to post anything. If we feel
your work does not meet our standards or if the
article written is in violation with our terms we
will notify you that the article has been rejected
and explain why. We may also hold your article for
a month or two before posting it because similar
articles were just recently written. This doesn't
mean we don't like your work, it just means that
we want to release it at the right time.
Q: When I start writing for
Hauntedamericatours.com does that mean that I work
A: NO. When you write for Hauntedamericatours.com
you are doing it as a freelance writer. You do not
work for Hauntedamericatours.com, you are not a
representative of Hauntedamericatours.com, and you
cannot speak forHauntedamericatours.com. If you
attempt to impersonate yourself as a Hauntedamericatours.com
member or representative there will be legal actions.
Q: How do I send my Article
A: First have it spell and grammar checked, completed
and ready to go. Then cut and paste it into the
body of an e-mail and send it to us with the heading
"Article: TITLE HERE." Please send only
1 article per e-mail.
Q: Can my article have pictures
A: Yes, however, Hauntedamericatours.com does not
supply all or any pictures or graphics. You must
send the pictures with the article as attachments.
The pictures cannot be larger than 20kb each and
no more than 4-6 pictures per article. All pictures
and graphic designs must also follow the same terms
as the article...No abusive or foul language, no
sexual topics, no racist comments, and no liable,
slander or plagiarism, and no copyright infringements.
Q: Can I add any kind of advertisement
banner to my article?
A: No. You cannot have any advertisement banners
on your article. Ad spaces are reserved for Hauntedamericatours.com.
If you have a personal website and a banner we can
add a link and the banner to it with your name and
e-mail address on each article. We will also not
accept articles that have been written just to sell
a product or service.
Q: What does Hauntedamericatours.com
expect from writers?
A: We expect and demand professionalism. All writings
should be entertaining and relevant. There should
be some kind of issue or point to each article and
it should be easy for readers to understand.
If you have any other questions
that we did not cover on this FAQ please feel free
to contact Hauntedamericatours.com by e-mail: