Do you think you can’t get published by a big name due to lack of experience? Think again.
My first ever published piece ran on Cosmopolitan.com and has become an invaluable writing sample in my portfolio. Pay attention, because I’m going to explain how you can get the heavy hitters to take a chance on you, too.
Digital media is interactive, and successful online magazines and blogs understand the importance of connecting with readers. Editors and content managers aren’t just seeking feedback – in some cases they want real readers to contribute to the publication.
If you have no published writing samples, no professional experience, and no idea where to start, don’t worry. That’s exactly where I was until one email from the editor of Cosmopolitan.com changed everything.
Take the following into account when pitching, and you’ll be well on your way to catching the eye of your favorite online magazine or blog, no matter how intimidating reaching out may seem. [Read more…]