Work With Living the Dream

Disclaimer: Living the Dream uses demographic data, email opt-ins, display advertising, and affiliate links to operate this site. Please review our Terms and Conditions for more information and our Privacy Policy.

Are you a representative of a company within the travel industry looking to market your brand online? If so, Living the Dream is for you!

Living the Dream was founded in 2008 and is a leading resource dedicated to help travelers plan their trips around the world, learn how to travel blog, and take control of their finances via lifestyle design.

As of late 2018 Living the Dream was receiving over 70,000 monthly page views (total) and has over 65,000 fans on social media.

Living the Dream has strong presence on search engines for casual travelers researching the world's top destinations and also has a large following across several social networks (our primary focus networks in 2018 are Instagram and Pinterest).

For our 2019 Media Kit, featuring site statistics, demographics, and more, click here.

  • We do not accept unsolicited guest posts. This page is in regards to our advertising options. Sponsored articles start at $2,000 and all outbound links are nofollow. This is non-negotiable.

Partnership Availability

We are available for custom campaigns to promote your destination or brand, including the following:

  • Press Trips / FAM Trips
  • Experience Based Reviews
  • Product Reviews and Giveaways
  • Photography Acquisition
  • Social Media Management / Takeovers
  • …and more!

All of our campaigns are created custom to suit your marketing goals. To discuss the above opportunities further, please email us at

Our 2019 travel plans tentatively include Uganda, South Korea, and Greece. We are also based in Pittsburgh, PA, and travel the US/Canada periodically as well. Jeremy is available for FAM/press trips both domestic and international on short notice.

If you are looking for direct promotion via traditional advertising, please refer to the below options.

Advertising Options with Living the Dream

We have many packages available to help market your brand and we tailor every package to meet your target audience and campaign goals.  Packages available include:

  • Custom Post Placements
  • Display / Banner Advertisements
  • Product Reviews and Giveaways
  • Travel Sponsorship
  • Public Speaking Engagements
  • Consulting for Brand Development and Social Media

Display / Banner advertisements are exclusively administered through our media network, Mediavine.

To purchase display advertising, please click here. For all other campaigns, please email inquiries to

Please note that we do not accept guest posts, link swaps, “exposure”, swag, goodwill, credit, future credit, equity, re-tweets, high fives, candy, Chipotle (unless in equivalent value), or puppies as an alternative for payment. We do not make any exceptions to this under any circumstances. We are unable to offer discounts from the above base rate.

If you are interested in receiving advertising in exchange for one of these awesome perks, please read this post.

We do offer affiliate linking opportunities for products and businesses we've already featured on Living the Dream. If we have already included your brand in an existing article (excluding display ads which we do not control), we would love to hear from you. We do not offer affiliate placements for companies we do not currently use ourselves.

For all evergreen features, please refer to our advertising rate above as this is what we will quote if you contact us.

Our Background

We've been blogging professionally on Living the Dream for over ten years and in that time have developed our expertise in the areas of WordPress, Web Programming, SEO, Photography, Social Media Management, and B2C marketing to name a few.

We are members of the Professional Travel Bloggers Association and NATJA, have given talks at TBEX North America, been hosted on many FAM and press trips, rated one of USA Today's 10Best travel couples, and more!

Additional Sites in Our Network

The Living the Dream network consists of several travel themed websites including our travel blog, Living the Dream, and a local city blog for Pittsburgh, PA, Discover the Burgh.

To discuss possible partnership opportunities on Living the Dream or any of the other sites in our network, please contact Jeremy at ( so we can talk about your business, advertising packages, and how we can help reach your marketing goals!