Volunteer Guest Writing
1 Million Women is a Not-for-Profit organisation, inspiring women and girls to take action against climate change in their everyday lives and empowering them to live more sustainably.
1 Million Women is always looking for volunteer guest writers to contribute to our blog.
If you have exceptional writing and/or design skills and would like to share your expertise and passion for the environment, we'd love to hear from you.
WHY GUEST BLOG?
Guest writing is a great way to get your ideas in front of thousands of readers, build your experience and authority and be a part of our community.
More reasons to consider writing for 1 Million Women:
- We have 260,000+ social media followers across our platforms
- Our blog was viewed nearly 4 million times in 2015
- Our community is a friendly and active group
TOPICS WE COVER
Here is a list of topics we cover (the links below go to good example posts):
- Energy i.e.clean energy alternatives and innovations
- Food i.e. intersection of sustainability and food
- Money i.e. investing or divesting your money wisely
- News i.e. climate change or environment related news
- Women i.e. women leading change in their communities
- Sharing i.e. sharing economy, sharing inspiring stories
- Shop i.e. sustainable fashion, purchasing power
- Travel i.e. low-impact travel alternatives
- DIY i.e. 'how to' posts
If you think you have a great topic that will benefit the 1 Million Women audience and it doesn't fall into one of the above categories, feel free to send it anyway.
WHAT WE WON'T ACCEPT
There are some things we simply can't accept:
- Anything that's been covered on our blog before, unless you have a new angle. Please do a search of our site before submitting articles or pitching your ideas
- Anything that may be construed as a link-building scheme
- Anything that's too promotional for your company or organisation
- Anything that's offensive or inaccurate
- Original concepts, compelling arguments, and high-quality writing
- Article reflects the writing style/tone of the 1 Million Women blog. We aim to be casual, yet helpful and positive
- Proper attribution of data, quotations, and outside content referenced in the article (including images)
If your article meets our editorial standards and aligns with our content strategy, we will respond to let you know your article will be published. That process may take up to 2 weeks.
THE FINE PRINT
Once published on our site 1 Million Women reserves the right to edit and adapt your guest blog content as we see fit, and update it in the future for accuracy and comprehensiveness. 1 Million Women reserves the right to include calls-to-action to 1 Million Women content, including but not limited to email newsletters, campaigns, and downloadable resources.
HELPING TO BUILD AND SUPPORT OUR COMMUNITY
We love seeing our guest writers become actively involved in building our community, too, and would appreciate you spreading the love by sharing your guest post far and wide with your own network.
Please apply or enquire about becoming a guest writer below.