Top 10 Best Guest Blogging Sites For Bloggers #Blogging

By on February 15, 2014
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Which guest blogging sites will help you get the word out about your blog? In the wake of the recent Matt Cutts guest post revelation, today I am going to outline which sites you should guest post on and how you should approach the situation. Hopefully by the end of this post you will know where to start, and when to avoid posting if that is the case.

A guest blog post is a post that you create for someone else’s blog. A guest blog site, is a website that will accept your post as long as it is of a certain quality.

Here is a list of 10 sites to get you started, depending on your niche!

When Blogging About Blogging:

#1: Mashable – the quintessential blog about all things social media, content and technology related, this is one of the best guest blogging sites online.

#2: Social Media Examiner – one of the most famous blogs online for social media, they are very picky when it comes to quality but the traffic is great when you write for them.

When Blogging About Finance:

#3: Investopedia – Best known for their excellent finance advice and resources this is a great site to blog for if you want to expand your current finance blog readership.

#4: Get Rich Slowly – a top ranking blog on personal finance that has a vast readership and numerous categories that can get you exposure when you need it.

When Blogging About Self-Help

#5: Psychology Today – If you are a doctor, or someone working in the psych field you can apply to write for Psychology today, the internet’s largest website on the mind.

#6: Lifehack – An incredible blog with loads of readers, Lifehack is a great place to post your amazing self-help advice, as long as it is backed up by credible sources.

When Blogging About Travel:

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#7: Away.com – is the perfect guest blogging site if you are a travel blogger looking to create a name for yourself in the industry online. Expect stringent editing and quality measures.

#8: A Dangerous Business – is a travel blog that is a lot of fun, and has a great personal-style readership in this niche. A good blog platform for globetrotting writers and content creators.

When Blogging About Fitness

#9: Natural News – is the internet’s leading resource for alternative fitness and health advice, and you can blog for them if your quality is good enough. Apply to find out.

#10: The Change Blog – another excellent health, lifestyle and fitness blog, expand your career and grow your readership by publishing regularly on this great platform.

These assorted guest blogging sites should point you in the right direction, when you are starting out on your guest blog journey. Remember to only approach these sites when you have a good post idea, and can pitch it to them. Otherwise you will have to create a post and try to place it somewhere! Good luck!

Do you have a question on guest posting? Leave it for me here.

About John Souza

John Souza is founder and chief strategist of SMMU and Social Media Impact, and is a bestselling business author. He won the 2011 Tech Marketing Awards ‘Social Media Marketer of the Year’ and most recently the About.com Reader’s Choice Award for Best Online Education Site. John has appeared on The Michael Gerber Show, and his business has been honored at the Mashable Awards, Forbes Business Awards and The Stevie Awards.
  • Sarah Murchison

    A lot of great sites here. Lifehacker is definitely the place to go for self-help. You can get out of debt, do the dishes and clean the garage. Find a good SEO team that hook you up with this stuff. Motiliti does pretty awesome work. http://www.motiliti.com

  • http://www.newsorator.com/ Manish Agrawal

    Wow. Now thats a huge list. I was looking out for different blogs to write articles to promote my site. Because you added Google page rank and alexa, I can very easily choose the best option. Thanks for sharing

    https://plus.google.com/+ManishAgrawal1988

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