Thanks for your interest in writing for CampingOutWest.com. We are passionate about helping people find the best places and activities outdoors in the Western United States to find, explore and enjoy!
Topics: Camping, Hiking, Bikepacking, RV and Travel Trailers, Campgrounds, Places of Interest, Boondocking, National Forests, State Parks, etc. Looking for general camping/outdoor articles as well as more specific articles related to only the Western States.
States: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming
Length: 2,000-2,500 words
Cost: No cost. I do not charge any fees when accepting and publishing guest posts.
Outbound Links, Expert Opinion & Attribution: Include Outbound links to several other websites as references/sources. You must reach out and get at least 2 opinions/quotes from experts in the field. The article must give proper attribution.
Images: If you submit images they must be 1,000px wide and optimized. Moreover, they must have written permission or a license for the images. If they don’t, I don’t accept the article.
Delivery: .docx. But please do NOT include any images in the .docx. If you have images/screenshots, send them as attachments via email.
Quality: The article must be the very best for its topic online.
Screenshots: Many article topics are enhanced with screenshots or images – especially how-to articles.
Links: Please source everything with outbound links. In fact, if you do solid research, there should be multiple outbound links referencing your work. You can include one in-content dofollow link to your site.
Reserve the right to refuse: Your article submission is a submission. It’s not a sure-thing. I reserve the right to refuse it or require revisions.
Affiliate links: Please do NOT include affiliate links. FYI, I may add my own affiliate links to the article.
Social Promotion: All new articles will be promoted on our Social Media Accounts at NO additional charge.
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I look forward to working with you.
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