Local Marketing Partner Candidates: Initial Write-Up Proposal

 

SUBMIT YOUR INITIAL WRITE-UP PROPOSAL

Because of the wide variety of ability and audience among Local Marketing Partner Candidates, your first production project is an Initial Write-Up that pays out at a flat rate of $20 for your first project.  Depending on your performance in this initial project, subsequent music artist write-ups will be paid out at up to $100 each based on the criteria outlined on this page.  Payments are made via Upwork.com.  Local Marketing Partner Candidates must have a valid Upwork.com profile in order to receive a contract from us and to receive payments from us.

Your Initial Write-Up project gives you a chance to strut your stuff as a music writer and demonstrate your ability to produce a music artist write-up that conforms to our EDITORIAL GUIDELINES.  After you understand all the requirements outlined on this page, submit your idea for your first music artist write-up using the “SUBMIT YOUR INITIAL WRITE-UP PROPOSAL” link on this page.  After you have submitted your proposal for your initial music artist write-up, you will receive a contract via Upwork.com within 10 business days of your submission.  YOU MUST ACCEPT THIS CONTRACT ON THE UPWORK.COM SYSTEM in order to continue in our production workflow and to become eligible for payment.  After completing your first project for $20, As a Local Marketing Partner you will be paid up to $100 for each of your subsequent music artist write-ups based on a number of different criteria.  Here is what we are looking for:

  • Good quality writing, evocative description of the sound of the music artist
  • Write-up conforms to all of our EDITORIAL GUIDELINES.
  • Audience Quality, helping us build our audience of music-lovers and concert-goers.

 

Initial Write-Up Proposals are accepted on a rolling basis.  After submitting your Initial Write-Up Proposal you will receive a contract from us via Upwork.com within 10 business days .

SUBMIT YOUR INITIAL WRITE-UP PROPOSAL

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

When will I get paid for my Initial Write-Up? 

You must first submit your Initial Write-Up Proposal using the “SUBMIT YOUR INITIAL WRITE-UP PROPOSAL” link above on this page.  After your proposal is approved and you receive a contract from us via Upwork.com and you have accepted this contract using the Upwork.com system, you will produce and publish your initial music artist write-up on your own website or blog.  You will then submit the URL for your self-published music artist write-up into our review process so we can verify that your music artist write-up conforms to the EDITORIAL GUIDELINES outlined on this page.  After your music artist write-up is approved by our production team, your payment will be released to you using the Upwork.com system within 10 business days.

How much will I be paid for publishing my Initial Write-Up?

Your initial music artist write-up pays out at a flat rate of $20 for your first project.  Depending on your performance in this initial project, subsequent music artist write-ups will be paid out at up to $100 each based on the criteria outlined on this page.

How do I get paid for my Initial Write-Up?

The production steps in our workflow are as follows:

  1. Local Marketing Partner Candidate submits an Initial Write-up Proposal using the “SUBMIT YOUR INITIAL WRITE-UP PROPOSAL” link on this page.
  2. Our production team will review the proposal and a contract will be issued to the Local Marketing Partner Candidate using the Upwork.com system.
  3. Local Marketing Partner Candidate must accept this contract using the Upwork.com system within 7 days of receiving the contract.
  4. Upon acceptance of this contract using the Upwork.com system, our production team will finalize approval of the Initial Write-Up Proposal and issue instructions on how to submit the URL for the self-published initial music artist write-up into our production review system.
  5. Local Marketing Partner Candidate produces and self-publishes their initial music artist write-up and submits the URL into our production review system using the instructions issued to them in step #4.
  6. Our production team reviews the self-published initial music artist write-up within 10 business days and checks for compliance with the EDITORIAL GUIDELINES outlined on this page.  If any compliance issues are found, the Local Marketing Partner Candidate will have the opportunity to correct these issues and re-submit their initial music artist write-up URL into our production review system for re-review.  After our production team approves the initial music artist write-up, payment will be released to the Local Marketing Partner Candidate using the Upwork.com system.