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Write For Us: Mention Guest Blogging Guidelines

Write For Us: Mention Guest Blogging Guidelines

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For us to take your submission into serious consideration, please submit an application in the form below. Please read our guidelines carefully before contacting us. 

We are looking for guest bloggers who can write fluently in English.

Contributor Guidelines for Mention’s Blog

What topics should you write about?

Mention is a social listening and media monitoring tool, our blog topics revolve around the core use cases of our software :

  • Social listening
  • Web monitoring
  • Online reputation management
  • Competitive analysis
  • Market analysis
  • PR management
  • Crisis management

Please review our previously published posts to understand our topic focus.  

Our audience

Mention users — an international crowd of 300k+ marketers and communicators, with a focus on digital marketing agencies and mid-size digital marketing departments.

Writing guidelines 

  • Writing content that provides our readers with actionable tips, tools, and valuable strategies.
  • Give readers advice that they can put to work immediately after reading 
  • Share unique perspectives on topics that are considered over-saturated, much like social media 

Assets Needed:

  • A short bio (2-3 sentences).
  • Links to your Twitter, website, and LinkedIn
  • The email address linked to a Gravatar account 

Publishing criteria 

In order for us to publish your content, your article must meet the following requirements.

  • Submit your post via Google Documents only.
  • We accept 2,000+ words 
  • The article should be original content, exclusive to our site, and not plagiarized by any means. 
  • The article should be helpful and informative. Feel free to have a sense of humor in the article, as long as it’s respectful.
  • Use recent and sourced statistics to illustrate all the points you make: PrimoStats is a great place to start. In the era of fake news, we need to source and back up everything with facts and data.
  • Cite any quotes, data, images, or third party content used.
  • Explain each of your points with real and measurable examples.

Visual requirements

  • Illustrate each example with screenshots, videos, social media posts, …
  • Your draft should include a minimum of three visual elements
  • Please do not use stock images

Backlinks

  • We love it when guest writers find a way to link back to our older posts that relate to the topic you’re writing about.
  • Links must be relevant and useful for the reader
  • If we consider backlinks to be: spammy, irrelevant or included in a far-fetched example, we will remove them. If there are more than 3 of these types of links, the article will be rejected and we will not contact you for future guest posts
  • If you repeat backlinks, even if relevant, we will remove all but one of these links

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Francesca

Francesca is the Head of Content at Mention since 2021. She manages the blog that gets 100k+ visits monthly, and is a specialist in digital marketing, content creation and co-marketing. She has a Master of Arts - Digital Media from the London Metropolitan University.

Head Of Content @Mention