Share your passion with the world

Every painting, sculpture, building or monument have a story to tell. But it takes a professional and enthusiast to tell it. That’s where you come in!

Become a Storyteller

Why publish your story with AppyGuide?

Reach the world

Share your lifetime passion with millions of travellers through the AppyGuide platform, and become their guide in a place you know and love!

Promote your name and brand

Whether it comes to your academic research, a book you recently published or a blog you write, by publishing with AppyGuide you promote your name and brand.

Earn money

You need only record your story once, and off it goes! Through the AppyGuide platform it will become available to millions of travellers, while you earn money every time it’s sold.

What is AppyGuide?

AppyGuide is a platform that connects travellers to great stories created by experts. AppyGuide is made up of two components:
Mobile app
Gives travellers access to audio guides, or as we call them “stories”, on their own mobile devices (Apple and Android)
Content Management System
Allows storytellers to register, create stories, manage content and receive detailed analytics on stories sold and reviewed by their listeners

Who can become a storyteller?

We welcome experts in history, art, archaeology, architecture, theology, religious studies, philosophy and literature. Typically, our authors are university professors, Ph.D. students, museum curators, archeologists, researchers, art conservators and restorers and other art and history specialists.

If you believe you are qualified to become a storyteller, please email us at [email protected] and submit a trial story. Once you’re approved, you can create your storyteller profile and can start publishing stories right away.

What stories can I tell?

Stories about history, art and architecture of Florence:
  • Paintings, frescoes, mosaics, sculptures and other works of art
  • Historical figures, including political and religious leaders, artists, sculptors, architects, writers, scientists, musicians
  • Historical buildings and their architects, monuments, fountains, obelisks, etc.
  • Historical events

Who is already publishing stories on AppyGuide?

Here are bios of some of our storytellers. Join them now!

How do I get started?

Getting started is easy. We’ll guide you through every step of the process.

1. Create a profile

It takes just a few minutes to create your account.

2. Submit a story and get approved

Record your first story and send it to us at [email protected] Once you are approved, your profile will get activated.

3. Start publishing your stories and earning money

Keep track of your progress and earnings as you publish with AppyGuide.