How to Post Discoveries to Trover

Trover has been dubbed the baby of Instagram and TripAdvisor or a kind of Pinterest for travelers.

But what exactly is it and how do you use it?

In a nutshell, Trover is a place for travelers, explorers, and wanderers of all kinds. It’s free on iOS and Android devices, as well as on the Web.

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From renowned landmarks to local gems, Trover is a place where you can find and share adventures with a community who shares your passion for exploration.

ProTrover Tip: All of the photos and descriptions on Trover are user-created originals. Please only upload photos that meet that criteria and our Terms and Conditions.

Getting Started on Trover

The #1 thing that many people do on Trover is share their travel stories. Here’s how to upload your first discovery.


1. How to Upload a Photo on Trover

You can add photos to Trover via mobile upload or via your desktop computer.




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ProTrover Tip: If you are uploading photos from your desktop computer, you can even add photos from your Facebook or Instagram profile.

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2. Pick your photo and geo-tag it.

When you pick a photo to post, think about what travel lovers want to see. Photos that are beautiful, well-lit, and in-focus make the best discoveries.

This photo works!


Adding a location is a crucial step! It lets other Trovers know exactly where you found something awesome and how to find it for themselves.

Select the correct location from the list – or if it’s missing, create a new entry for it. Either way, you’re helping other explorers enjoy your great discovery. Yay for good travel karma!


3. Share details about the place in the description field.

Keep in mind, the best descriptions are helpful to others. This can take the form of a personal recommendations or travel tip, general comment on the experience, or even an inspiring story about your journey to that destination.

ProTrover Tip: Use Trover to create a visual collection all of your travel journeys!


Here’s another example of a great description:

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Here’s another example of a great description:


4. Share it! 

One last step, hit the post button and share your discovery. Easy peasy!


To see some awesome discoveries on Trover, check out what our Top Trovers are posting and then get cracking! #TroveOn Explorer!

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