We Want YOU to Write for Us!
We know that our readers are not just consumers of our awesome posts, products and images. You are fabulous gift givers, etiquette experts and wish list makers too and, we want to share what you have to say with the world! If you have an idea of something that you’d like to write about for our audience, we want to hear about it. All ideas will be considered. If your idea is chosen, we’ll let you know if we need any tweaks or additional details and then we’ll schedule it for publication!
Gifts.com gets an average of 5 million visits per month and every blog post is featured on the Gifts.com home page for at least 24 hours. We also spread all blog posts to all of our social media networks to get extra buzz around them. We have over 100K Facebook fans, 6K Pinterest followers and 2.5K Twitter followers. We can’t wait to spread the word about you!
Here is what we need from you to get your post in the queue:
The Serious Stuff:
Must be about an occasion
Between 250 and 650 words (not including the headline)
Send submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Put in the subject of your email: Guest Post Submission
**Submissions must be received at least 1 week in advance of the holiday they relate to
Full name (first and last)
60 words about you (bio)
Link to where we should direct people from your bio (blog/facebook page/etc)
Links to your social network pages so that we can spread the news to you when the post goes live!
Attach to your email:
A digital picture of You (150KB minimum)
The Fun Stuff in your Post:
Make us laugh
We like useful information
We like to know why you decided to write the post
When writing, talk to the person buying the gift or celebrating the occasion
When describing a gift idea be sure to refer to the receiver and not “you”
Please link to your favorite Gifts.com products and content in your story
No —dashes in your post unless hyphenating a word
No Ellipses … unless absolutely necessary. You can usually find a word to take its place
NO “ALL CAPS”…EVER
No super long sentences or paragraphs please
No shameless promotion of a product or brand that you represent, we know when this happens and those posts don’t go up
Hopefully, we’ll be reviewing your post and sharing it with the world soon!