Storehouse, an online blogger directory of nutrition professionals, was launched on the 3rd March in an Australian-first, providing a hub for nutrition information and advice. Created by dietitian Emma Stirling, author of the award winning blog Scoop on Nutrition, the new blogger directory will help peoplenavigate often-conflicting views on food and nutrition by providing a go-to source of information from qualified nutrition professionals.
Storehouse will be free to use and free to join.
Emma Stirling, Australian Practising Dietitian and founder of Scoop on Nutrition, is excited to see Storehouse come to life to celebrate her blog’s 5thanniversary:
“In the age of social media where everyone is an influencer, it’s really important that people feel there is somewhere they can go when they’re looking for credible information backed by research and education.
“It’s also fantastic for the nutrition community to have a place to share resources and insights, and where they can help raise their own profile in the process.”
To ensure the integrity of the site, bloggers will need to bea Member of the Dietitians Association of Australia, anAccredited Practising Dietitian(APD), anAccredited Sports Dietitian(AccSD), Nutrition SocietyRegistered Nutritionist(RNutr)or a student dietitian enrolledat aDietitians Association of Australia accredited course. The membership criteria will also ensure the relevance and timeliness of each blog.
Development of the site was made possible by a three-way partnership betweenNuts for Life, anutrition education initiative of the Australian Tree Nut Industry to encourage Australians to enjoy a healthy handful of nuts every day, food and nutrition communications consultancy, Bite Communications, and Scoop on Nutrition.
Lisa Yates, Program Manager and Dietitian for Nuts for Life is committed to supporting nutrition professionals in Australia:
“We are simply delighted to see Storehouse come to life. It’s a platform that really showcases the talent and wealth of nutrition knowledge in this country. We’re also excited to bring all of this extensive knowledge and expertise together into one interactive hub, so everyone can source reliable, up-to-date nutrition information from qualified professionals.”
Each year Storehouse will recognise the best in the business, with annual awards sponsored by Nuts for Life recognising the Best Nutrition Blog and Best Food-tographer of the year.
Stay tuned for more information from Storehouse and the annual award series.
More about the site:
www.storehouse.scoopnutrition.com will be free for nutrition professionals to join, allowing them to provide up-to-date contact details whilst also sharing their latest content to an active audience. Members will receive many benefits, including general blogging information, ebooks, seminars, general health resources and more.
About Scoop on Nutrition:
Scoop on Nutrition is an award-winning site dedicated to sharing accurate, credible and user-friendly nutrition advice, with expert news and reviews.
Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/TheScoopOnNutrition
Twitter – @emmastirling
About Nuts for Life:
Nuts for Life is Australia’s leading nutrition authority on tree nuts and health. The nutrition education initiative, funded by the Australian Tree Nut Industry and Horticulture Innovation Australia, aims to educate Australians about the nutrition and health benefits of regular tree nut consumption.
Web – www.nutsforlife.com.au
Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/Nuts4Life
Twitter – @NutsForLife
About Bite Communications:
Bite Communications is an integrated communications consultancy specialising in the food, health and lifestyle sectors. Bite’s offer spans the full spectrum of public relations services along with design, production and publishing services.
Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/BiteCommunications
Twitter – @Bite_Com
Issued on behalf of Storehouse, Scoop on Nutrition, Nuts For Life and Bite Communications