Aspiring authors & journalists – we want you to write for us!
If you have a way with words and you’re looking for some extra exposure & publicity, then we may have just the opportunity you’re looking for! No experience or qualifications are needed, as long as you are able to craft a unique, interesting and well-written article. If this sounds like you, then why not write for us?
What can I write about?
Pretty much anything you like! The Independent Collective covers a broad range of topics, including (but not limited to):
- Entertainment & Culture
- Health & Fitness
- Finance, Careers & Business
- Society & Politics
- Science & Environment
Guest post submission guidelines
Before you submit a guest post, please take some time to read through our guidelines:
- Articles should be well written – in English – using excellent spelling & grammar
- As a very rough guide, your article should be around 300-2,000 words in length
- Your article has to be unique – once we have approved & published your article, it cannot be re-published on other websites. We can’t accept article that have already been published elsewhere.
Some frequently asked questions
Q: Can I include links in my article?
A: Yes. We usually allow up to 3 backlinks to other websites. Any links will be ‘dofollow’.
Q: Can I include an author bio?
A: Yes. If you can provide your name and a short bio, they will be included at the end of the article.
Q: Can I include images?
A: Yes. Please make sure you are the copyright owner or you have permission to use any images you include with your article. If you don’t include any images, we will select an appropriate stock photo.
Q: How long will it take for my guest article to be published?
A: We tend to upload articles as soon as they are approved – usually within 2 business days.
Q: Is there anything I can’t write about?
A: Your article should be appropriate for a family audience. We cannot publish guest articles that promote or link to adult or illegal content.
Ready to write for us? Here’s what to do next:
For more information, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. We’ll do our best to reply within 2 business days.