Guest Blogger Guidelines
Interested in submitting content to our blog? Writer’s Oracle invites you to be a guest poster on our blog. Display your writing skills and provide helpful information to your readers.
What type of content does Writer’s Oracle accept?
Writer’s Oracle will accept anything that is useful to our readers. We are particularly interested in oracle positive views on inspiration, writing, fiction, non-fiction, memoirs, and personal experiences in any of the mentioned topics. If you have a topic idea not mentioned, please feel free to send us an email with a brief query.
We may send out requests for guest posts on topics to those who have expressed interest in guest blogging. If you are interested in joining this list, please email a request to MeliHalstead (at) yahoo (dot) com.
We will allow links in your articles if they are relevant to the topic you are writing about. We ask that you include proper attribution. Linking to your blog or website is okay only if relevant to the topic. You may link to your own site or sites to buy your book in your byline (see Post Author below).
We would like posts to be at least 750 – 2000 words. For longer posts, please feel free to contact us and we will consider it.
We want to help promote you as the author of your article, and so we provide you the opportunity to include a byline. Post author may include an author bio up to 150 words and up to three links. You may also include an image. We recommend that at least one of the links from your byline should lead to a page where readers can learn more about you and how to buy your book(s).
Guest bloggers may link to their own content within the post when applicable, but this is subject to review.
By submitting your post(s), you acknowledge that your post(s) belong to Writer’s Oracle and will be credited to the author. Also, by submission, you allow Writer’s Oracle to share your comments publicly. I will send you an email, letting you know when someone has commented. Please interact with your audience.
Writer’s Oracle reserves the right to review and edit for grammar. We regularly edit posts by our contributors and guest bloggers. We will not rewrite your article, but may make grammatical changes, minor edits, title changes, photo changes, and other changes. If a post needs improvement, we will return it to you with suggestions. Please do not be offended if we suggest changes.
No payment will be involved for guest blog content.
Writer’s Oracle reserves the right to make links within an author’s text to other posts in the Writer’s Oracle Group Network (including company websites and blogs).
Publishing of the blog post will be done at the discretion of Writer’s Oracle. After a post is approved, it may be several days before it is actually published.
Writer’s Oracle reserves the right to decline publishing any post or to remove a post after it has been published.
Images are great for garnering attention and will be accepted. They should be low-res .jpeg files. You must have permission to use an image and offer an email address or web address of where the image originated. Copyright infringement is serious business. Proper attribution is required. If you do not submit an image, Writer’s Oracle may include one with your post. You may also include an image of yourself and your book.
- The post must be useful to the readers of this blog
- The post must be grammatically correct and well-written
- The post must not include marketing-related links and must not be entirely self-promotional. This is why we include an author byline.
- Posts must be original and may not have been published elsewhere online already
- Use short paragraphs or bullet points to make the post easier to read
- Writer’s Oracle reserves the right to verify originality using online tools
- Spam, pornography, offensive content, and profanity are not accepted.
How should I submit content?
Email me your idea for a post and include “Guest Blogging Article for Writer’s Oracle” in the subject line. Please include a short suggested title that sums up your idea and incorporates a few keywords. Most of my readers are non-fiction writers, but I’ll occasionally publish posts about other genres, too. RTF only please.
Example: Guest Blogging Article for Writer’s Oracle – Name of article.
Any submission not in compliance with the above protocols will be deleted.
Content may be submitted via body of the email to MeliHalstead (at) yahoo (dot) com
Thank you for your interest in guest blogging. We look forward to sharing your content with our other users and will do our best to help you promote your content.