LifeStyleLinked is a lifestyle, home decor, travel and style blog based in Somerset UK. Bringing you the latest trends, the low-down on new product releases, launches and the hottest topics from around the UK. Editor-in-chief: Becky Bowden.
LIFESTYLE LINKED STATS + SOCIAL REACH
All of our features, articles and product reviews are also shared across our social media channels.
Our average reader demographic audience age is 18-45.
Our UMU: 10,000+ Audience demographic is 56.6% UK , 9.17% USA and the remainder rest of the world.
Please reach out with your suggestions and enquiries if you are looking to secure space for mutually beneficial promotional giveaway placements or to book advertising space. You can view our most up to date social stats below.
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Instagram:– 9.1k followers
Twitter:- – 6.2k followers
FB: @lifestylelinked – 14.3k followers
Pinterest: @lifestylelinked – 1.1k followers 108.3k monthly views.
If you are a member of the press and you have a story you’d like us to consider running, a lunch you would like us to attend or a product for potential review, we are always keen to speak with you and to secure coverage if it is relevant to our readership. Please note, we do not accept articles from agencies or articles that are clearly only for SEO purposes. If you are a business or company looking for a sponsored article spot please do state this upon contact so that we can best assist you.
Feel free to reach out directly to Lifestyle linked Editor Becky Bowden via the email address below for all enquires. We’ll aim to get back to you with a prompt, personal response asap. Please email becky@lifestylelinked[dot]com to request the best direct mailing address to keep on file.
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All physical samples and press send-outs are sent directly to the editor-in-chief Becky Bowden – this will ensure that your brands have the best possible chance of being featured on the website and on our social channels quickly and with professionally shot high-res imagery.
Key Examples Of Recent Sponsored Content, Editorial and Advertorial.
I was asked to become a BOSCH Official Ambassador for 2019. This involved creating high quality content, shooting high-res images and providing honest and in-depth product reviews and features for readers and allowing me to work closely with BOSH this summer. *paid campaign
Thatchers Cider – I worked with Thatchers to create a summer cider cocktail themed post. We designed and photographed our own cocktail along with a full feature and writeup. The brand went on to feature this on their official homepage in the cocktail section and it has since been published in their trade magazine and marketing material. *paid campaign
Marks & Spencer – I worked with the brand to create a sponsored feature around their new ‘Everywear’ collection. This was published across the homepage and via our social media channels to help generate publicity surrounding some of the key pieces in this collection. We later went on to work with Marks & Spencer again, to trial their ‘Try Tuesday’ free stylist service.
Co-op – I worked with Co-op on a lifestyle post to showcase their newly launched Irresistible Mashing Potatoes. We came up with recipes, styled shots and more to create an engaging and visually appealing feature. *paid campaign
Claire’s – Partnered with Claire’s to showcase their amazing range of Popsockets in a full feature and a series of social media posts running throughout the month of February 2018 *paid campaign. . Please contact us for further examples.
Disney Pixar – promotion for the home entertainment release of Toy Story 4. Showcasing a fun and cosy movie night watching the film on release date and sharing our reactions across social media.
Travel Content Examples
Our travel content is something we work extremely hard on. We ensure that all of our travel features are informative, image heavy and interactive for our readers. During any trips we regularly share images and ‘stories’ on Instagram and social and tag brands in these. If you would like to partner with us for any travel content, offer a review opportunity or more, please do feel free to get in touch. Some examples of past content can be found below.
Press Trip Aqua Sana Spa Opening Longleat Forest UK
I worked closely with the Centerparcs and Aqua Sana spa team to cover the unveiling of their breathtakingly newly refurbished and redesigned spa. As one of only a handful of editors and influencers invited I showcased the spa and its facilities through online editorial features and social coverage.
New York Travel Series
I worked closely with various brands and PR’s to showcase our family holiday to NYC on two separate visits. With help from Yankee Stadium, New York Pass, Theatre PR’s and Hotel PR’s we managed to create some exciting and aspirational content both in editorial form and across social media.
Feature: A love letter to NYC
Hotel review: Millenium Broadway Hotel Review
Feature: 7 Amazing New York Activities
(more from this series on request)
Amsterdam Travel Series
Days out in the UK feature: Farrington Farm Pumpkin Picking
Feature: Brighton on a budget with Travelodge
Press Trip travel feature: A UK break at The Cary Arms in Devon
Please browse our travel column for more and reach out to us directly with all press events, invites, media stays and collaborative opportunities.
EXAMPLES OF INFLUENTIAL BRANDS & COMPANIES WE HAVE WORKED WITH
Here at lifestylelinked.com we pride ourselves on our long-running media relationships. LifestyleLinked editor-in-chief and founder Becky Bowden has spent 10+ years building up working relationships and friendships with some of the best in the business and we are always keen to work with new and exciting brands. See just a handful of the key people we’ve featured or worked with so far below.
Press coverage and interviews: Here you can see just a few of the places I have been interviewed. My quotes and reviews are also regularly used to help brands and PR’s promote their products across their press pages and to give customers a better understanding and honest opinion of the items they produce.
I reviewed and featured the Glossybox 2018 advent calendar heavily in the run-up to Christmas. Our images and quotes were used across the Glossybox website and on the Advent calendar sales page.
Quidco Expert Comment – I was hired by Quidco to provide expert lifestyle blogger advice and editorial copy on lifestyle and beauty tips during lockdown. Please get in touch for a pdf of this content.
We were one of the official supporters of World Meat Free Week 2018 alongside some fab influencers and celebrities.
I spoke about editorial planning, blogging, working with brands and much more in my interview for Vuelio here.
I was nominated for the award above and have also been named as one of the top 75 blogs in the UK recently by the lovely folk at Feedspot!
Charities We Support
* We are proud to support various charities and charitable events wherever possible. Our Current supported charity is Weston Hospice Care.
* Local food banks and charitable events.