Frequently asked questions about TrainTraveling.com
Q: What is TrainTraveling.com?
A: TrainTraveling.com is a comprehensive guide and news resource for train travel and rail tourism.
Q: Who publishes the site?
A: Train Traveling is published by Michael Gleason; writer, editor, webmaster, and former Train Travel Guide for About.com.
Q: What sort of information does TrainTraveling.com provide?
A: TrainTraveling.com posts annotated links to passenger services, scenic and heritage trains, and rail tours. Additional content includes detailed features on specific rail topics; Train Travel Deals on train fares, rail passes and tour packages; and News Links to rail travel news and stories appearing in a cross-section of electronic media.
Q: How often is TrainTraveling.com updated?
A:.News Links and Train Travel Deals are updated several times each week. Features and annotated links are added and updated regularly.
Q: Does TrainTraveling.com offer content for trainspotters, railfans and modelers?
A: While TrainTraveling.com is a popular resource for those niche interests, the website is chiefly published to serve the practical needs of the those who utilize railways for business and/or leisure travel.
Q: Can I contribute materials for publication in TrainTraveling.com?
A: We are always on the lookout for quality content. If you write features or shoot photos related to train travel, send us a short email describing the editorial submission(s) you have in mind. If it sounds like a good fit for us, we'll ask you to send along the actual manuscript and/or images. Sadly, we're not in a position to offer cash compensation to editorial contributors. However, your posted story or photo will be accompanied by a hyperlinked byline or photo credit to your blog, website or email address.
Q: What if I know of a rail site or story that TrainTraveling.com has missed?
A: Let us know. Just remember that we do not, as a rule, make space for fan, spotter or modeling sites, nor do we generally include "unofficial" sites -- except in cases where an official site is incomplete, unavailable in English, or nonexistent.
Q: Does TrainTraveling.com maintain an affiliates program?
A: No. TrainTraveling.com does not currently support an affiliates program.
Q: Does TrainTraveling.com provide reciprocal links?
A: Yes. TrainTraveling.com provides reciprocal links in some but not all instances. Websites ineligible for reciprocal link exchange include modeler, fan and spotter sites as well as commercial websites existing primarily for the purpose of reselling rail or other travel products.