Registration opens today for Portuguese Influencers
This year’s edition of the BTL will promote an online contest for all Digital Influencers in Portugal – DISCOVER THE WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS 2020, a more comprehensive version of the already known Blogger Travel Awards, promoted by BTL since 2017. Entries can be made from and today at www.btl.fil.pt until February 21st and online voting takes place between February 28th and March 11th.
Discover the World Travel Awards are designed to reward the best Portuguese and Portuguese-speaking Digital Influencers. When registering for the contest, all participants must indicate which category they are applying for: Travel Influencer; Travel Photography; Vlogue/Youtube; Revelation and Gastronomy & Travel.
After the end of registration, on February 21, the jury composed by Paula Machado – Macau Tourism Director; Sara Cardoso – PR Manager of Flixbus in Portugal; Dália Palma – BTL Manager; Vanda Jorge – Journalist and CoolHunter and João Oliveira – Travel Journalist; will select between two to three influencers from each category to vote. This will be open from February 28th to March 11th, on the BTL website.
The categories will have different evaluation criteria, whether it is Blog or Instagram. In the Travel Influencer category, if it is a Blog, the evaluation criteria are the quality of the content and the design, in the case of Instagram, the evaluation criteria will be the quality of the images and the capacity for innovation. In the Travel Photography category, the criteria will be based on technical characteristics and originality. In the Vlogue/Youtube category, the evaluation criteria are technical characteristics – sound and image quality – and storytelling.
Regarding the Revelation category, the Influencer who will be awarded the most innovative in terms of content and image in approaching the theme of travel, being a real source of inspiration.
In the Gastronomy & Travel category, for Blog content and design are evaluated and for Instagram the quality of images and originality.
The 1st prize, to be awarded to the most voted Influencer among all categories, is a trip to Macau for a week. Includes airline tickets, five nights with breakfast and transfer, on a date to be defined by the organization. Flixbus offers the second and third prizes, the Interflix pass for two and the Traveling Kit. The other prizes and regulations can be consulted at www.btl.fil.pt
The winners will be duly announced at an event during BTL 2020, on March 14, in Pavilion 3.