BeSurvival.com Survival, Prepping, & Homesteading Experts

Write For Us

OUR GUEST POSTING PLATFORM IS OPEN TO…

  • Popular and high quality websites in the survival, prepping, and homesteading niche that:
    • Have unique, high quality, easy to read, useful content.
    • Have a reasonably low Alexa ranking -AND/OR- are ranked within the top 50% on websites that track sites in our niche.
  • Well known survival, prepping, or homesteading experts, bloggers, and writers.

Want to share your survival, preparedness, or homesteading expertise with the world?

Are you a writer or blogger? We are now accepting articles in the Survival, Prepping, and Homesteading niches and we are looking for writers who have knowledge about the subjects our readers are interested in.

Current Opportunities

We’re looking for good bloggers and writers with knowledge about our subjects, survival experts, experienced outdoorsmen, ex-military/special forces, and seasoned preppers who can provide 100% quality content that can pass Copyscape and Plagiarism Checker in these Survival, Prepping, and Homesteading niche topics:

(!! ALL topics MUST be related to survival, prepping, or homesteading !!)

  • How-to & DIY
  • Tips & Tricks
  • Numbered (i.e. top 5, 100 best, etc)
  • Wilderness Survival
  • Urban Survival
  • Bushcraft
  • Prepping
  • Homesteading (i.e. livestock, gardening, solar power, etc – not crafts)
  • Self-Sufficiency
  • Life Experience Pieces

(!! ALL topics MUST be related to survival, prepping, or homesteading !!)

Note that we do not accept any articles that feature or mention conspiracy, new age, political, religious, racial, or hate speech subjects.

DoFollow Links

We give back to our authors. Not only do you get exposure and traffic, but you also receive a valuable dofollow backlink to your website.

Your articles can contain a backlink to your website, and they will be marked as rel=”dofollow”. We’re very careful with our links to preserve their value and only published authors and a tiny handful of certain approved websites get dofollow links from us.

NOTE: We do not offer ANY link back to review pages, product sales pages, landing pages, pages full of affiliate links, etc etc etc. Links MUST be to your OWN website.

Basic Guidelines

We’re looking for articles and posts that are fun and easy to read, engage the reader, entertain them, and provide useful information. Here are a few quick guidelines to consider:

Do’s

  • Provide specific content on one of the topics listed above
  • Stay on topic
  • Write a minimum of 500 words (1,000+ is much better, there’s no maximum)
  • Write original content that passes Copyscape & Plagiarism Checker
  • Write in grammatically correct English

Do Not’s

  • Cannot be published on any other website
  • Cannot be overly self promotional
  • Cannot contain any affiliate links, redirect links, or links to untrusted sites
  • Cannot be a product review
  • Cannot be written just to promote a product or website

REMEMBER:

WE INSTANTLY REJECT ALL ARTICLES THAT CONSISTENTLY USE BAD GRAMMAR, THAT DO NOT READ LIKE NATIVE AMERICAN ENGLISH, OR THAT DO NOT HAVE A NATURAL READING “FLOW”.

BONUS: If you want to learn how to write ridiculously great content for any website, we created a resource called Writing Best Practices that can be applied to any website, not just our own.

It includes best practices, tools, and links to resources and further reading from the best experts on content writing.

The goal was to make anyone, first timer or a seasoned pro, a better writer for the web as a whole and not just a better guest poster for BeSurvival.

Images

Writers can provide images for their articles, and we prefer it that way, but if you can’t find any images we can find them for you.

Make sure that any images you provide are yours, or are royalty free, and/or you have the rights to use them on BeSurvival.com.

Using more than one image is highly encouraged because it increases social shares significantly, especially if you include a Pinterest specific image.

Image Sizes:
Top Article Header (687×387) – used as the slider image, thumbnail, and featured image for social sharing.

Pinterest specific image (ideally 735×1100+) – lets readers share a perfectly sized image for Pinterest, which greatly increases pin rates.

Article Spinners

Articles written using a low quality article spinner will be instantly rejected, and all articles must pass CopyScape and Plagiarism Checker.

We check every article, no exceptions.

WE INSTANTLY REJECT ALL ARTICLES THAT CONSISTENTLY USE BAD GRAMMAR, THAT DO NOT READ LIKE NATIVE AMERICAN ENGLISH, OR THAT DO NOT HAVE A NATURAL READING “FLOW”.

Author Accounts & Bio Boxes

Some authors will be given an author account and bio box. The criteria we use to choose who gets one is complicated, but if you’re associated with a well known website or if you’re a well known person you will most likely get one.

Any articles you wrote previously will also be credited to your new account when it is created. After a long period of inactivity we sometimes set old author accounts back to subscriber status (but you get to keep the bio box and articles). If you would like to reactivate your old author account just send us an email.

You will be able to submit new articles and comment to other users under your author name. You will also get an author page and an author bio box on all your posts. These include a link to your website, an avatar/picture, and a bio description.

Why You Should Guest Post With Us

Guest posting on BeSurvival.com will give you exposure to a large, highly targeted audience.

Our visitors are highly active and socially driven, with top posts getting tens of thousands of shares on social media sites and thousands of unique monthly views.

Many of our posts have went viral….will the next one be yours?

Just A Few Viral Examples

Super Easy Survival Bread (SESB) – over 85,000 social shares.

10 Items A Good Prepper Always Saves And Why –  Over 3,000 social shares within 15 days of publishing.

How To Disappear And Live Under The Radar –  over 40,000 social shares and, despite that it is several years old, it still gets thousands of unique visitors every month.

72 Items That Will Disappear First When The SHTF – featured on many prominent websites and shared over 10,000 times by our users.

How Long Should You Boil Water? – Over 27,000 social shares.

How To Identify Real Mil-spec 550lb Paracord – over 1,500 shares.

Our Traffic

We serve hundreds of thousands of page views every month. Our traffic comes from several different sources…

Search – We receive tens of thousands of unique visitors every month from search engines like Google, Yahoo, Bing, and dozens of others. Our articles score very high for several thousand keywords including high-traffic keywords and highly-targeted long tail keywords.

Social – We receive tens of thousands of unique visitors every month directly from social sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Reddit, StumbleUpon, Digg, Disqus, and many more.

Referral – We receive tens of thousands of unique visitors every month from other niche related websites like PrepperWebsite.com, SHTFPlan.com, SurvivalPulse.com, SHTFPreparedness.com, and more. We have even been featured on sites like BobVila.com, TeaParty.org, ZeroHedge.com, and many others.

And The Best Part…

We promote your articles on social media and throughout our site on the homepage and featured slider, and many other places.

We want your article to be seen as much as possible so we do all we can to promote it wherever we can.

How To Submit Your First Article

To submit your first article please read all of the above, and then read the rest of this page to the end.

If you read our guide, Writing Best Practices, and check out a few articles that are already published, you will have a very good idea of exactly what we’re looking for.

If you need to ask any questions before you start, or if you just want to know if we’ll like your article idea, simply email us beforehand and we’ll let you know.

When you’re article is ready, email it to us. Be sure to include your images in the email, if any. We will do the final formatting and publish it for you. To prove that you actually read everything, include the name of the first President of the United States in your email.

Articles should be submitted as a .DOC file or similar, and you can zip the whole thing up with your images in a zip file if you want.

NOTE: Articles that are just a big ol’ block of text with no paragraphs or formatting will not be accepted. Please make your articles as ready to publish as possible.

 


Send your article or questions to:

SubmitPost [AT] BeSurvival [DOT] com


 

The Legal Stuff

By submitting anything to BeSurvival.com you agree that you own copyright to it or that you have the right to publish it. By submitting to BeSurvival.com you agree to our Terms Of Service, Privacy Policy, Disclaimer, and Article Submission Policy and understand that your work(s) will be subject to these terms as well.

Are You Ready? Write For Us!

Are you ready to make a guest post or maybe become a regular author on one of the top websites in the survival and prepping niche?

We hope so, and we look forward to working with you. Submit your article via email to SubmitPost [AT] BeSurvival [DOT] com as described above.

If you have any questions please email us. We’re happy to help, so feel free to ask anything.

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