There is currently two types of Legitimate account.
A basic account gives you access to all of Legitimates features for browsing content, creating a personal feed, bookmarking articles and following creators and tags.
Journalist / Creator Account
If you would like to submit your content to Legitimate you will need to upgrade your basic account to a Creator account. This involves verifying your identity which is explained in more detail in the next section.
A Creator account will give you all the benefits of a Basic account and will also allow you to:
Create your profile page/portfolio
Grow an Audience
Be found in search results for articles and people