Want to get your guest posts published on popular blogs? Through our Guest Blogging Spotlight, we spill the details on how to get your pitches accepted on blogs where you’d love to see your byline.
The Blog: LKR Social Media
Editor: Erin Poole
Contact Info: Submission via Google Form
Topic: Helping small businesses learn how to leverage social media and online marketing. Any topic about running a small business, entrepreneurship, personal branding or online marketing is accepted.
Target audience: Small business owners, solopreneurs and entrepreneurs who want to leverage social media to build their community.
Compensation: One link to your site in the bio and a headshot, as well as keywords for SEO.
Other perks: “Everything we do empowers our customers, our partners, and our team” says Laura Roeder. Posting on LKR Social Media will give you access to thousands of email subscribers and social media followers.
What kind of posts they like: Keep your post light with actionable items and include easy to read chunks and bullet points.
Examples of three posts that have done well:
What you can do to help the editor say YES: Send in multiple submissions and let them choose. Best case scenario? They choose all your pitches! Also, include a couple of photos in each article.
Lead time: About one week
Google Page Rank: 5
What’s Google Page rank? In basic terms, it’s Google’s assessment of your site, from 1-10, with 10 being best. You want to guest post for sites with high page ranks because when that site links back to your blog, it boosts your SEO.
Is LKR Social Media on your guest posting list? If you’ve written for them before, how was your experience?