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If you’re already creating content for various places online, why wouldn’t you take that same content to large publications and get paid for it? You DO NOT need to be a staff writer or employee to write articles for publications such as Forbes, Inc. Magazine, Entrepreneur, Business Insider, Fortune, SUCCESS Magazine, Fast Company, Oprah Daily, and more. Let’s talk about how you can get paid to write for large publications this week. Here are six publications you should pitch this week.
1. Redbook Magazine
They pay $4K per written, audio, and video article. They are looking for content on beauty, body positivity, shopping, personal development, and business topics. Send pitches to themix. (at) hearst (dot) com
2. Workforce Magazine
They now pay $5 a word dollars a word per article. They are looking for content on mindset, personal development, finance, career advice, leadership development, high performance, team building, and diversity. The person to pitch is Rick Bell.
3. Harper’s Bazaar
They pay $4.5K for written content, audio, or video articles. They are looking for content on business growth, travel, marketing strategy, wellness and business, the entrepreneurial mindset, sales, and business finance. The person to pitch is Putri Arifa Malik.
4. Discover Magazine
They pay $4K for written content, audio, or video articles. They are looking for articles on science, technology, marketing, software, and all things curiosity. The person to pitch is Eric Betz.
5. Vogue Business
They pay $4,000 for written content, audio, or video articles. They are looking for content on business relationships, conflict resolution, communication, starting a business, social media strategy, tech, and advanced business advice. The place to send submissions is contact (at) vogue (dot) com
6. Strategy & Business
They pay $4,000 for written content, audio, or video articles. They’re looking for content on branding, sales funnels, chatbots, digital marketing, paid advertising, and strategic planning. The place to send submissions is info (at) strategy-business (dot) com
How to Pitch
Don’t pitch editors on social media—pitch through email.
- Go to the website of the desired publication.
- Find the editor(s) of the section under which your article topics would fit.
- If you can’t find a list of editors directly on their publication, check their LinkedIn page.
- Send the editor a pitch through email.
This is a small sampling of the many publications that pay for articles. Add this additional income stream. One strong pitch can get you accepted and paid to publish.
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