Are you new to Pitchfest? Wondering what it’s all about?
Long story short: this is a contest that gives you a chance to wow us with your best guest post pitch and win $100 on publication of your post.
See, I used to pay one guest blogger per month $50 for their post. But those paid guest spots filled up months in advance, which meant newer pitches didn’t stand a fair chance.
Now I’ve taken that same budget and added 2 months’ worth of guest blogger pay into one $100 prize that everyone gets an equal chance to win.
But the real point of Pitchfest is that you hardly ever get to see how other freelance bloggers pitch — what they say, what they leave out, and what the editors they’re pitching to think of it all. Here, the whole process is public so everyone can learn from it.
Let’s get into the details of how to enter. [Read more…]