How To Pitch: The Bump

Monthly Unique Visitors: 6.2 million Background: The print version of The Bump was left behind a few years back to make way for TheBump.com. The site targets millennial moms with its mobile-first content that helps readers navigate through fertility and pregnancy to the toddler and pre-school years, says Ashlee Neuman, senior editor. The site separates itself from…… Continue Reading How To Pitch: The Bump

How To Pitch: Foreign Policy

Frequency: Quarterly Background: Foreign Policy was created in the 1970s by Samuel Huntington, chairman of the Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies, and a group of international relations scholars. Its initial target audience was diplomats and scholars, but in the early 2000s the focus shifted to a more general audience who were craving information about…… Continue Reading How To Pitch: Foreign Policy

How To Pitch: Writer’s Digest

Circulation: 60,000Frequency: 8x/year + 2 special issuesSpecial issues: Yearbook (December); Craft-Based Workbook (July) Background: In an era where print publications have been folding left and right—crushed under the weight of too much competition or the Internet, Writer’s Digest is an industry staple that will be celebrating its 100th anniversary next year. The publication prides itself on keeping… Continue Reading How To Pitch: Writer’s Digest

How To Pitch: The Verge

To break into this digital mag, pitch tech pieces off the editorial team’s radar. To access this post, you must purchase AvantGuild Membership or MB Unlimited. The post How To Pitch: The Verge appeared first on Mediabistro. Powered by WPeMatico

How To Pitch: Clean Eating

Circulation: 200,000 Frequency: 6x/year Background: Have you recently sworn off foods like Doritos, Pop Tarts, and anything that’s made with an ingredient that you can’t pronounce? If so, then Clean Eating may be the place to aim your next pitch. The publication promotes the benefits of consuming food the way nature delivered it, or as close…… Continue Reading How To Pitch: Clean Eating

StyleCaster.com

Monthly Unique Visitors: 5.9 million Background: Some lifestyle blogs and print publications are just beginning to see the value of inclusivity and diversity. But StyleCaster got there a long time ago. The beauty and fashion site has lived online for about 10 years and has stood by its mission statement: Style to the People. “We… Continue Reading StyleCaster.com

Courses Coming Soon

December is looking ripe for new courses in two of our forever most popular topics, Copywriting and Copyediting. Copywriting for Websites: Let our in-house seasoned pro (who has actually written 150+ websites herself) take you through the architecture of a website from the copywriter’s perspective.  You’ll be guided through blurbs, callouts, headlines and CTAs as… Continue Reading Courses Coming Soon

Course Announcement

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How to Pitch: Good Housekeeping

Circulation: 4.3 million Frequency: Monthly   Background: At over 130 years old, Good Housekeeping is an American institution. Readers are modern, vivacious and appreciate content that touches issues both big and seemingly small. Good Housekeeping’s footprint—including the monthly magazine, GoodHouskeeping.com and international editions—is among one of the largest multi-platform brands in the world, connecting with over 40 million women each month. Despite its… Continue Reading How to Pitch: Good Housekeeping

Twitter launches #OneTweetCV

Twitter UK is offering five young jobseekers a unique work experience opportunity at its London HQ later this year. The twist is all applications need to be made through a single Tweet. Powered by WPeMatico

How to Pitch: Shift

Circulation: Currently comes to subscribers of Automotive News, which has a circulation of 60,000 Frequency: 5x/year   Background: Shift debuted this year as an offshoot of Automotive News, the B-to-B publication that covers the automotive industry. And as the name implies, Shift is still covering that traditional market segment, but with a modern twist. “[We…… Continue Reading How to Pitch: Shift

How To Pitch: Real Simple

Audience: 21 million (print and digital) Frequency: Monthly (print), daily (digital) Background: Real Simple is a lifestyle magazine that aims to make every aspect of women’s lives easier, in a simple, friendly, and accessible way. They aim to help readers of all stripes feel a little more calm and joyful in their everyday lives. The… Continue Reading How To Pitch: Real Simple

How to Pitch: MarieClaire.com

Monthly Unique Visitors: 7.6 million Background: The digital counterpart to the print edition of Marie Claire magazine kicked off in 2009. It caters to women between the ages of 20-40 who are educated, career focused, care about politics and social justice issues, but are also “not above reading about the Kardashians or…Chrissy Teigen,” says Danielle…… Continue Reading How to Pitch: MarieClaire.com