How to Prepare a Quest Piece

Article Nuts and Bolts: How to Put Together a Quest Piece


These pieces are constant award winners and easy pitches. Learn how to write them on autopilot.


55 minutes of video
55 minutes of audio
18 slides
18 pages of transcript

In our new series walking through the construction of different types of articles, we hone in on the easy-to-write (and pitch!) staple of magazines everywhere: the front-of-book round-up.

The bread-and-butter of travel features, the quest piece, is one of the easiest features to pitch, get readers interested in, and research.

We’ll cover:
– Why is the quest such an important type of feature?
– How must we structure our quest journey and article?
– Real-world examples
– How to pitch these pieces