Write for Women of Wisdom® Magazine
Women of Wisdom® Magazine “WOW” has been receiving a lot of attention lately from the press and public as people continue to reach out asking if there are opportunities to write for us.
Over the next month our main focus is getting Women of Wisdom® Magazine re-launched. To have your content published on the Women of Wisdom® Magazine website you must follow the guidelines below:
Submitting content to our website magazine can help you sell your information, products, services or other intellectual endeavors (such as workshops, seminars, and the like). Having your articles appear on our site can give you greater visibility, credibility and help you build your own promotional lists and maximize your exposure both online and offline. Subsidiaries of Women of Wisdom® include Women in Ecommerce™ WE magazine for Women, Women in Ecommerce, MyPinkPages, Her Business Listings, Women’s Global Registry and Inventing Women.
Publishers and visitors interested in publishing articles by the authors listed on Women of Wisdom and its subsidiaries must contact the author directly. Unless withheld, you will find contact information in the Signature File (resource box listed below the article). Authors and writers are invited to submit their articles to our libraries and our publications. Please read the submission guidelines listed below before submitting any content for possible inclusion.
Submission options for Women of Wisdom® Magazine
#1 Feature Story – submit for possible inclusion in a future issue (provided it meets our editorial guidelines listed above and below. WE do not promise backlinks for features about people. Each featured person is chosen by our editorial team and must meet above criteria – to include social media reach (# of twitter followers, FB fans, linkedin friends, etc). If featured, you/your client would be asked to mention the article/feature on each of your social media channels. Must include at least one photo of person being featured.
Submission Guidelines – Article Title: Up to 150 characters. Article Body: 450 to 1200 words for the digital magazine.
Author Contact Information: Please include your contact information with your submission. This includes your name, company name (where applicable), your address, website URL and email address. The only contact information we publish online and in our newsletter is the information you provide for the resource box. If you do not wish to have your email address published, do not include it in your resource box. If you do not want to be contacted by Women of Wisdom® Magazine, Women in Ecommerce™ and its subsidiaries, please do not submit content to our sites.
Author Bio or Resource box (to be published at the end of the article): Between 25 and 50 words Max and can include ONE link.Please include any writing credentials you may have such as who have you written for, what topics you write about, etc. Something that would get our readers to know a little bit about you. Articles without author info are automatically rejected.
Topic Area: Please include the topic or subject area of your article. If the topic area is not suggested we reserve the right to post your submission to the topic area we feel most appropriate. If we cannot discern from your article which area is most suitable, your article stands a good chance of not being accepted.
When we accept articles, any graphics such as photos, etc. MUST INCLUDE THE IMAGE SOURCE WITH YOUR SUBMISSION. If image source is not stated, image WILL NOT BE USED. Priority publishing is given to those who do supply graphics with their submission. All other supplemental materials such as graphs and charts are encouraged as a link back to the origin (not as an attachment). Articles, if accepted can take up to six weeks to publish. If article is published, author is notified by email. Due to the amount of submissions we receive, we do not send email confirmations of receipt other than acceptance of submission. If you do not hear from us, it is safe to assume your article was not accepted. We reserve the right to publish or not publish based upon content and or circumstances. Types of articles we are currently looking for include relationships, finances, travel and technology, lifestyle, business, health, product or book reviews or fashion articles focusing on the mature woman over 40. Products should be submitted as a product review, as should any and all books as book reviews. All articles will be subject to approval.
Also worth noting – we do not accept articles that have been previously published elsewhere. If you wish to re-purpose an article you published online, we recommend you change the title and the first paragraph of the article/content. Google does not like duplicate content and it not only hurts our rankings it would hurt the rankings of other sites with the same content. Changing the content by 30 % or more will help mitigate that.
#3 Product Reviews – see submission guidelines for product reviews (coming soon)
#4 Book Reviews – see submission guidelines for book reviews (coming soon)
#5 SPONSORED POST: this is an article-like post that clearly states it is a sponsored post at the end of the article. Sponsored posts range from $40 to $100 depending on the content and length of the post. Word count should be between 350 to 1150 words. The only attachments WOW accepts are jpeg or png graphics to be added to the article. All pdf, .doc, docx and text attachments will be discarded. Up to three graphics may be submitted with sponsored posts (one of which can be a logo). Up to two links can also be included in the body of the article plus one link in the signature file (bio) footer. When making a submission, please designate which link should be a ‘do follow’ link. Because each case is unique, sponsored posts are first reviewed for appropriateness and content length and type of promotion.
Some restrictions: We accept articles that are of interest to women – we do not accept articles that includes profanity, vulgarity, racism or anything deemed by our editorial team to be inappropriate to our audience. At least one “do follow” link is included in the above.
Once published the article will remain on the website indefinitely. Please peruse the articles on our site to see what type of articles we typically publish.
The words “sponsored post” is included at the end of each article and appears like this: note: This is a Sponsored Post – the author has requested this post be shared on Women of Wisdom® Magazine and we were compensated for sharing.
Once determined fee has been paid, the article is posted (WE DO NOT PUBLISH ANY SPONSORED POST ARTICLES WITHOUT PAYMENT IN ADVANCE).
Submit ANY of the Above CONTENT via email to Heidi@WomenofWisdom.com
Copyright Information: We only accept articles written by the author or copyright holder. Women of Wisdom® Magazine adheres to all local, national and international copyright laws. By submitting an article to one of our sites and/or publications you are granting permission for its use on the website in our resource library (articles), in our member resources area and/or in our magazine and newsletters. If the article is for inclusion to a specific area or for a specific purpose, please state as much when you make your submission. Contributing Authors retain all copyrights to their individual works.
Payment: At this time we are not paying for article submissions of any kind.
Please note: We cannot guarantee that we will use your article in our publications or on our blog or web sites. Subscribers – In order to be considered a contributing author to any of our publications, you must be a subscriber. To subscribe, click on the subscribe link or send a message to heidi@WomenofWisdom.com with “add me to the WOW subscriber list” in the subject line. The only exception to this rule is publicists submitting on behalf of clients.
FYI: We are not an article bank. While we welcome articles that have been repurposed from other content and sites, your chances of getting published in our magazine or on our site are greatly improved when the Title has been changed AND the article has been edited with at least a 30% change in the content.