Welcome to Citizen Upgrade!
Our mission is to generate interesting content that empowers our readers to make positive impacts in their lives and their communities.
We are a community of experts covering technology, society, and personal development. Our current experts include software developers, engineers, physicians, and pilots. Our combined experience includes field work on six continents- in urban and rural settings, extreme environments, and conflict zones. Specific topics we’re interested in include:
- Do It Yourself
- Personal Finance
Citizen Upgrade operates as a writing collective with multiple authors publishing under a single brand as well as individuals contributing under their own name.
What it’s like to go glamping 1-hour from Washington, DC
Our experience glamping with Tentrr. A perfect weekend getaway during the lockdown!
How To: Build a Garden Planter Box
Build a sturdy planter box on a limited budget.
7 Smartphone Applications for travel and home safety
Download these today! Maps, first aid, secure texting, VPN, and more.
A Millennial’s Guide to Packing an Emergency Go-Bag
10 essential items for an effective emergency pack
Networking Your Home: How and Why
A series of articles on building and managing a home network
Vehicle DIY: Replace Your Car's Hatch, Liftgate, or Hood Struts
Fix this common problem at home
Project Appleseed: Questions and Answers
A deeper look at the goals and objectives of Project Appleseed
How to: Capture Incredible Wildlife Photographs on Safari in Africa
A Photojournalist’s Guide to the Perfect Safari Photo.