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Är du newsWaves nya bloggare?

Innan vi tar tag i vad som händer i Örebro för resenärerna i projektresan så vill jag tipsa om att newsWaves söker nya bloggare.

Är du en video eller fotobloggare och sugen på att synas på en nyhetssida för hela Östersjöregionen så vänta inte på bättre tider utan klicka genast in på länken här för att se vad de pysslar med och anmäl er.

Call for New Bloggers from the Baltic Sea Region

Ten nations and already over 60 stories – but we want more.

The ONE Baltic Sea Region bloggers have shared stories from their daily lives since March 2013. Eleven bloggers have been posting about specialties and quirks from their respective nations, giving tips such as where to have coffee in the hip neighborhood Nørrebro in Copenhagen (Denmark), or what it takes to sail the Baltic Sea from Kiel (Germany) to Ystad (Sweden). Their experiences provide readers with a window into what life is like on the shore of the Baltic Sea.

To enlarge the bloggers’ community, the ONE Baltic Sea Region (ONE BSR) -project is launching a new call for bloggers.

This time we are especially looking for photo- and video-bloggers who want to post about their daily lives and share their views on a regular basis in the ONE BSR blog at the BSR news platform newsWave, but all applicants are welcome.

While blogging on the ONE BSR-blog, you will reach out to a large local and international audience, and become part of an intercultural network of bloggers. As one of the current bloggers, Tobias Koch says:

“The idea that the manifold Baltic Sea Region rooms a great deal of attraction to all kinds of people from the different shores and beyond [is] a wonderful opportunity to cross borders and get beyond nations as such, with the ambition of learning from and about each other.”

Our Copenhagen blogger Mia Scap writes:

“The reason I am writing my blog is because I want to share my experiences with others in order to inspire them to do the same or even better. I believe I could give an interesting view on Copenhagen and its urban life through my “expat eyes” with plenty of cultural background.”

Finally, blogger Esin Aamutuuli writes about her passion for her blog Helsinki for Urban Travelers:

“I was sitting at home bored and frustrated; I wanted to invent something new, but I didn’t know what. I started to write about Finnish culture, just to introduce it to people who are interested about Finland. I wanted them to experience Helsinki as I see.”

Interested? Send in your application now and join the BSR bloggers’ community!

The bloggers’ call is open until 1 November. For further information, please contact Franziska.Schindler@arsbaltica.net

Conditions – All Applicants Must:

1. Write in English well and with a catchy tone

2. Have at least one year of experience with blogging

3. Live in the Baltic Sea Region (Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Russia, Sweden)

4. Blog about interesting daily life topics and publish self-made images and/or videos at least once a month in English at the BSR news platform newsWave till the end of 2014

5. Blog for free and agree, that ONE BSR Project will have the right to use your texts, pictures, and videos in different ways

Fill out the application form by 01.11.2013.

Additional questions please contact:                      
Franziska Schindler, ARS BALTICA Secretariat (Germany)

projects.arsbaltica(at)nordkolleg.de

Happy Blogging!

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En ny stjärna på nyhetshimlen – newsWave

 

The Baltic Times har länge varit min favorittidning när det kommer till att få en snabb överblick över vad som är hett i Baltikum. Jag följer även Lithuanian Tribune och en rad andra tidningar, via twitter. För, för oss med ont om tid så är twitter outstanding. Twitter gör t.ex. att jag hinner kolla in vad som händer med det planerade bygget av ett nytt kärnkraftverk i Litauen och läsa lite om Eurons vara eller inte vara i Lettland, innan teet kallnar. Tidigare var det ett himla surfande.

Nu har det tänts ytterligare en stjärna på nyhetshimlen. Via ONE BSR och i samarbete med Baltic Development Forum lanserades i slutet av förra året - newsWave - en samlad nyhetstjänst med uppdrag att bevaka hela östersjöregionen. Som nyhets- och östnörd kan man inte bli annat än nyfiken. Tjänsten är under uppbyggnad men visionerna lovar gott. Jag säger bara – vi ses på Twitter, newsWave!

 

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