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Interested in submitting an article to Your Organizing Business? We’re always looking for quality guest posts and would be happy to consider yours. Check out the guidelines below and drop us a line if you have any questions.

Guest Blogging Guidelines

Topic

All guest posts must be useful to our our readers, who are mainly self-employed professional organizers and productivity consultants who serve their clients at their home or place of business. Articles do not have to be specific to this audience, but must be relevant to solopreneurs and owners of small service businesses.

We are currently seeking posts about new and unique content marketing tools and strategies, but are open to other ideas.

We do not publish “how to organize” type posts unless they address unusual situations and provide educational value to our audience.

Please use the Search box on the right to make sure your topic has not already been covered.

Content

Posts are typically 500-750 words in length, but longer or shorter ones will be considered.

Preference will be given to original posts which have not previously been published.

Guest posts may be self-promotional or include marketing links, as long the content is educational. We reserve the right to remove excessive links or any links that appear spammy.

Once we have agreed to publish your post, we request that you do not publish it anywhere else online, including on your own website or blog, for at least six months. You are both welcome and encouraged to reprint an excerpt from the article along with a link back to this blog.

Images

All posts on Your Organizing Business include a horizontal image between the introductory paragraph and the main article. If you have something suitable, please feel free to send it along. Additional images may be included if they are directly relevant to the article content.

If you’re including pictures of people, please make sure you have their permission to use them.

If you did not take the photo yourself, you must attribute the image to its source in whatever manner is required by the copyright holder.

Author Resource Box

Please provide a brief bio, which will appear at the end of your post. Your name will link to your website or blog, and you are welcome to include links to your social media profiles as well.

If you have a Gravatar account, your headshot will appear in your Author Resource Box. If you don’t, please provide a link to a page where we can download your headshot, or send it as an attachment to your article.

Editing

All guest posts must be grammatically correct and free of spelling errors. We reserve the right to make minor edits not affecting the content of the post without notifying you.

Marketing

Once your post has been published, we will publicize it on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and Google+, and sent to our email list. It will also be publicized randomly as long as it remains on the blog. Your post will remain on the blog as long as the content remains relevant.

We will email you a link to your post, and we encourage you to share it on any social media sites where you have accounts, on your website, and/or in your newsletter.

Please take the time to reply to comments you receive about your article on Your Organizing Business.

Apply to be a Guest Blogger

Guest blogging is a great way to build relationships with other bloggers and grow your audience. To learn more, read 6 Reasons to be a Guest Blogger.

Guest post submission is not a guarantee of publication. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to applicants we do not consider to be a good fit for our blog. We will be in touch if we are interested in publishing your post.

If you’re interested in being a guest blogger, please complete our Guest Blogger Application.

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