Design, CG Graphics & Inspiration
the post must be
well-written in English; high-quality, original, controversial content, not boring and
not previously published elsewhere on the web; once the content is published on Splashnology’s blog,
you must not republish it elsewhere online. Style
the writing should be succinct and to the point, with adjectives and adverbs being used sparingly;
the post needs to explain why readers should care, tell how to use the information to get more experienced.
length isn’t the main factor, but quality content is; your post should be as long as it needs to be to convey the message, but no longer;
500-600 words in length minimum. Structure
exciting headline; write an excerpt – a quick, attractive summary of your content;
wrap the subheadings in your post in
<h2> and <h3> tags; break up the paragraphs into easy-to-digest chunks;
use bulleted lists with a brief description and with links if necessary;
use bold and italics for emphasis, not underlining;
Download template for Roundup post.
800px wide image; make sure you note where the image is to be inserted in the post text;
if it is impossible to find images for your topic, ignore this condition;
make sure you own the copyright to any images you submit with your posts;
we do not require an intro image with the post, still it would be preferable if you attached the head shot in the email with your guest post.
make sure any links in your post are relevant and valid;
cite your sources and back everything up; provide the links to a study or an article, to any resources, tools, to support your claims;
mark up a link and link text using HTML or include the URL in brackets, immediately after the text you would like to use as the link text;
please do not include affiliate links or self-promotion links to your own websites within the body content of your post.
reply to the comments on your post after it is live on Splashnology’s blog;
be ready to take some flak; you need to argue well and explain your position properly sharing your viewpoint.
please include an author bio that is 2-3 sentences long explaining who you are and what you do;
provide an email address linked to your Gravatar image and a link to your social profile in the format of
< a href= “https://plus.google.com/(number)?rel=”author”>Google+< /a >; you can put maximum 2 (dofollow) reference website links in the author bio section.
What should you
Feel free to pitch us on any design topic of interest, but note that we’re currently looking for articles on the following:
Compilation Posts Formats
You can download text template for
and Roundups that will help you to issue article correct. Tutorials How do you
If you’re interested in writing for us,
send us a brief email outlining your experience as well as specific articles you’d like to submit. Also be sure to include links to your previously published work, as well as your desired rate per article.
NOTE: Splashnology blog editors reserve the right to reject any content suggested by authors without ever publishing it.