Contribution Guidelines

Sportsman's Central is a community driven site.  We do not have professional writers or an editorial staff.  All content is provided by members, for members.  If you are interested in contributing material you feel would be of interest to your fellow sportsmen or women, please read the following guidelines:

News

News content should be current and consist of a topic of interest to members of the outdoors community.  News entries should be 300 to 700 words and be accompanied by at least one image.  You must own the copyright to the image and/or have acquired, been assigned, or otherwise possess the right, license, and/or authorization to use and/or display the image. 

Blog

Blog entries should clearly and concisely express the author’s commentary on a topic of interest to members of the outdoors community.  Political rants will not be accepted for publication. Blog entries should run in the 750 to 1,500-word range and be accompanied by at least one image.  You must own the copyright to the image and/or have acquired, been assigned, or otherwise possess the right, license, and/or authorization to use and/or display the image.

Gear Reviews

Gear reviews should objectively examine a given product on its features and value for the sportsmen and women it is intended for, including firsthand, in-the-field use. Common topics to include in a gear review are:

  • value for price
  • reliability
  • country of origin
  • overall quality
  • rating on a scale of 1 to 5 stars

Gear reviews should be 300 to 700 words in length and be accompanied by at least one image. You must own the copyright to the image and/or have acquired, been assigned, or otherwise possess the right, license, and/or authorization to use and/or display the image.

Guide/Outfitter Reviews

Guide/Outfitter reviews should objectiviely examine the services provided by a guide/outfitter in an outdoor activity (hunting, fishing, etc.).  Common topics to include in a guide/outfitter review are:

  • type of service provided
  • dates services were provided
  • location services were provided
  • price of services
  • point of contact
  • rating on a scale of 1 to 5 stars

Guide/Outfitter reviews should be 300 to 700 words in length and be accompanied by at least one image.  You must own the copyright to the image and/or have acquired, been assigned, or otherwise possess the right, license, and/or authorization to use and/or display the image.

Contribution Standards

Sportsman's Central will only accept contributions that adhere to the highest standards for accuracy and integrity. We should all strive to provide our fellow sportsmen and women with quality, objective, and accurate information.  To that end, please cite (and link to, when possible) sources of information.

 

Please contact us at http://www.sportsmanscentral.com/contactus with inquiries or if you would like to contribute material to the site.