Lifestyle Blogs and Magazines that Accept Guest Posts

Whenever the subject of lifestyle comes up, nutrition, rest, and exercise come to mind. However, lifestyle is not limited to just these three aspects.

People’s interests in sociological aspects of life contribute to the subject of lifestyle either directly or indirectly.

Consequently, good health is due to good nutrition, adequate rest, sufficient physical activity, and absence of psychological stress.

This list of blogs and magazines that accept guest posts gives you an opportunity to share your ideas, thoughts, opinions, and counsels with the world.

You will find notable blogs in this list, where you can submit your guest post to reach millions of eager readers.

By increasing your public outreach through guest blogging, you have the opportunity to solidify your expertise and stamp your authority in your niche.

These lifestyle blogs are always looking for quality content that will add value their readers.


List of Lifestyle Blogs and Magazines That Accept Guest Posts and Those That Pay for Submissions


Getting on these blogs will also give you an opportunity to network with other lifestyle bloggers and increase traffic to your site.

This post will help you to increase your chances of success with guest blogging.

Just read the short review I have done for each site and click on the provided link to submit your pitch/post appropriately.


1.      Modern Love Magazine

This is a magazine by the New York Times that covers contemporary relationships, parenthood, marriage, dating, and anything in between.

The story should be inspired by a personal dilemma to connect better with the readership.

Tell your story in honest and compelling manner. No fiction.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied

Domain Authority: 99

Payment: $300 per published essay.


2.      PasteMagazine.com

They cover feature stories about artists and popular personalities, the music industry, movies, television, and comical stuff.

Paste Magazine encourages their contributors to develop their own voice and be authentic. The magazine also covers trending stories and personal opinionated essays.

They are always looking for fresh content, so, go head and pitch one of the editors with your guest post idea.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email addresses for the editorial staff supplied

Domain Authority: 79

Payment: Not explicitly indicated; inquire from the editor.


3.      Gothamist.com

They are looking for more freelancers to help them cover New York more extensively.

They are looking for stories that expose the rot in the society, stories that major media houses are glad to overlook.

You should have an interesting voice. Register for a guest account to facilitate access.

They do not accept fiction stories.

Read their guest post submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. You should create a user account to submit a story.

Domain Authority: 78

Payment: Negotiable based on experience, length and quality.


4.      Dorkly.com

Dorkly is in love with animation.

They publish articles about pop culture, latest movies, video games, television series, infographics, GIFs, Pokemon, Star Wars, and stuff.

Going through their site will give you a feel that they love listed articles.

Giving your title some power will work in your favor.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address Supplied. If you want to submit artwork, send it to this email address instead.

Domain Authority: 66

Payment: They pay $35 for single page articles and $75 for multi-page articles. They also pay between $25 and $35 for image submissions to their gallery.


5.      ExtraCrispy.com

They publish personal essays, original recipes, illustrated narratives, opinions, practical guides, and humor. You should be familiar with their style before pitching.

Read the blog to make sure that your idea has not been covered before.

Develop your idea fully before sending it to save both you and the editor some time.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied.

Domain Authority: 47

Payment: Negotiable.


6.      TwoPlusTwo.com

This is the leading poker magazine with a forum that boasts of over 500000 poker players and enthusiasts.

They are seeking original content about intermediate or advanced poker strategies. You can also do feature stories of poker players.

The articles should be between 1000 and 2000 words long.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied. Copy the mail to the editor.

Domain Authority: 51

Payment: $200 for every guest article they publish. The article will remain online for six months, after which they pull it down.


7.      CosmopolitanMagazine.com

They cover college experiences that range from crazy to hilarious.

If you have experienced a touching story you would love to share with the world, this is the magazine for you. They also welcome stories from those who did not go to college.

You are free to tell them your opinion on college education (if you think college is bullshit or otherwise) and what you are doing with your life.

They prefer articles that are 800 words long or less.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. Use the submission box.

Domain Authority: 82

Payment: $100 per article and keep your name in the file for future assignments.


8.      Polygon.com

Polygon publishes behind-the-scene stories about the video game industry. They also run stories about video game players, their fans, and the culture.

Sometimes, you will be assigned stories that run into weeks when you are pursuing interview subjects for your story.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address for features editor supplied. Find email addresses of the editor for your category through the submissions link.

Domain Authority: 80

Payment: Negotiable depending on length and amount of work involved. ($125 for a typical 500-word feature story).


9.      Upworthy.com

This site thrives on viral content. The articles you write should be short and interesting.

They should be shareable (check out their Facebook profile to see the kind of stories they run).

Optimize your titles to make them click-bait.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. You sign up to receive article ideas they need covered every month.

Domain Authority: 78

Payment: They are reported to pay $150 per article and a $50 bonus for articles advertised on Facebook.


10. HighTimes.com

This publication focuses on marijuana cultivation and counterculture lifestyle, so, if you have an insightful piece/opinion on marijuana usage or the need for legalization (if any), then this is the magazine for you.

They also run stories on travel, psychedelics and entertainment. You are welcome to pitch the editor with your article idea or illustration.

Your story can appear in print magazine, online, or both.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied. If you want to submit a photo/illustration, use this email address instead.

Domain Authority: 65

Payment: They pay $500 – $1000 for feature stories, $100 – $500 for illustrations, and $50 – $400 for every photo accepted for magazine use.


11. L.A. Affairs

This is the Los Angeles Times’ column about romance, dating, and relationships. They publish personal stories that are told as they are.

Do not submit a fiction story because they will not consider it. Avoid exaggeration in your storyline. Article length is between 800 and 900 words long; aim to keep it there.

The editors will trim the article (collaborating with you) to make sure that it fits the publication’s standards.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied

Domain Authority: 96

Payment: $300 per published essay.


12. WorkingMother.com

This is publication about working women who double up as mothers.

They cover workplace issues, entrepreneurship, parenting, babies, fashion, pregnancy, books among a group of other subjects.

Freelancers have an opportunity to write feature stories, essays, pro-tips, and listicles.

You should pitch the editor with your idea before writing. Include links to your published works in the pitch.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email addresses supplied. Click on the link above to reach the right editor with your pitch.

Domain Authority: 68

Payment: Negotiable. They have opportunities for long term bloggers.


13. The Afropolitan Mom

The Afropolitan Mom shares stories about marriage, food, feminism, wellness, sisterhood, relationships, fashion, technology, etc.

If you have a personal story you would love to share with the world along these categories, then drop them a pitch for consideration.

As a contributor, they will expect you to contribute about 3 – 5 articles per month.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied.

Domain Authority: 30

Payment: Inquire from the editor.


14. RangeMagazine.com

Range publishes stories about:

  • Working families managing successful ranches,
  • Profiles of successful cowboys and shepherds, and
  • Interviews with government representatives who have positively contributed to the successes of the American outback lifestyle.

They need stories that illustrate how farm challenges have been successfully mitigated. Publication goes to the market every quarter.

Pitch the editor with your idea/low resolution sample image.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied

Domain Authority: 41

Payment: They pay $50 – $400 for every article published.


15. Russian Life Magazine

This magazine covers the Russian life and perspective from a firsthand account.

They publish their stories on a bi-monthly basis and they seek stories about Russian cuisine, culture, travel, expat tales, history, etc.

They do not accept fiction or poetry, articles with hidden advert intention, opinions about companies, etc. Pitch them first before sending your manuscript.

Familiarize yourself with the publication to make sure that your article meets all their standards and style.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. Use the submission box.

Domain Authority: 35

Payment: Inquire from the editor. Give them quality and the pay will be good.


16. DameMagazine.com

This is women’s website covering opinions, analysis, sex, entertainment, business, politics, health, and news.

You need to pitch your idea to the editor before writing the article.

They do not accept guest posts on their regular columns.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied

Domain Authority: 42

Payment: Inquire from the editorial team. You may have to negotiate.


17. Celtic Life International

Celtic Life International publishes stories about Celtic experience including those covering food, travels, books, history, etc.

They accept only the highest quality of work; they encourage their writers to take their time and go over their work before submitting. Authenticity is key.

Pitch the editor first. If your story is accepted, you will have to wait for more than six months before publication (their lead time is six months).

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied

Domain Authority: 26

Payment: They pay $0.20 per word. They are Canadian, so, the currency could as well be Canadian (I presume) because they are not explicit about it.


18. Mind Body Green

Mind Body Green shares articles about beauty, workout and yoga, recipes and cooking, and personal essays.

They emphasize authenticity and tone of the article to enable readers of the blog to resonate well with the content.

You can submit personal essays about how you overcame incidences that occurred in your life at one point.

They encourage the writer to carry the reader into the story and let them feel the experience. They want you to show the reader, not tell him/her.

Of course, you should read the blog to familiarize yourself with their style and content structure before writing yours. Include images.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied

Domain Authority: 75

Payment: No monetary compensation. You will get a link to your site and social profiles in the author bio.


19. DashofWellness.com

They have dedicated columns for work, health, nutrition, relationships, and fitness.

Familiarize yourself with their articles to master their style and voice. They love visual articles, so, include at least one image in your article.

Edit to weed out errors before sending.

They prefer tips, tricks, and guidelines on improving health and wellness.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. Use the submissions box.

Domain Authority: 29

Payment: Backlink and exposure; no money.


20. Fearless Men

This is a blog about men who are not afraid of taking risks and living with the consequences. They bring the face of men that is often overlooked in the society.

Read more about their objectives in the “About” page to get more insights.

They expect an original article that has never appeared anywhere before (and will never appear elsewhere apart from this blog).

Your articles should aim at helping men grow in their lives. Pitch your idea to the editor first before you start writing.

Articles should be between 500 and 1000 words long. If you have a longer article, ask them first.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. Use the submission box.

Domain Authority: 35

Payment: Backlinks.


21. Life In A Kilt Magazine

This magazine is dedicated to quilt wearers and lovers. They feature stories about kilt events and history.

Feature stories must be kilt-related while the other essays must not necessarily be directly linked to kilt stuff. However, they should be of interest to the kilt community.

You can also submit photographs and illustrations.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. Use the submission form.

Domain Authority: 13

Payment: They pay $100 for features, $50- $75 for articles, and $50 for reviews.


22. ModernLifeBlogs.com

This blog publishes on a wide range of topics from SEO to blogging, to lifestyle.

You can write a travel article or a how-to guide and submit to the editors for consideration. They frown upon outbound links in your article and they will never accept a duplicate content.

Include at least one image with the article (no copyright issues).

To increase your chances of success, familiarize yourself with their content before you start writing your guest post.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied

Domain Authority: 33

Payment: Author byline, which you have to create on Gravatar.


23. AspirantSG.com

Go over their recent publications to get the feeling of what they expect from you.

You should know the tone and style of writing by understanding the audience that consumes the information from the blog.

Your article should be at least 500 words long and exclusive to this blog.

Make sure to edit and proof read your work before submitting.

Read their submission terms here.

Contact email address supplied.

Domain Authority: 28

Payment: You will get backlinks to your blog.


24. HelloVancity.com

This is the site that gives photographers, bloggers, writers, journalists, entrepreneurs, videographers, and business owners” an opportunity to share their expertise and opinion.

They need articles talking about the latest fads in and around Vancouver city.

Familiarize yourself with the site to know what they expect.

Some level of humor is tolerated. Be authentic and submit only original unpublished content.

Contact email address supplied

Domain Authority: 29

Payment: Unpaid. You get backlinks and an opportunity to network with other bloggers.


25. HellaWella.com

This blog is dedicated to health and wellness. They have over 45-sub categories under which you can write.

Make sure you write high quality article and include at least one high-resolution image with the article.

Listicles are also accepted; you must include an image for each item in the list.

It would save you a great deal of time if you signed up to their newsletter, as you will receive ideas about the articles they need on a regular basis.

Guest writers should commit to writing at least two articles per month.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. Use the submission box.

Domain Authority: 47

Payment: No monetary compensation.


26. Aha! Now

First, read the blog to familiarize yourself with the content, style, and voice it uses.

After that, develop your idea (if you are convinced it fits the bill) and pitch the editor through the provided ticket service. Write original and compelling article.

They actively promote their articles across the web, so, rest assured that you will get the exposure.

It is not a must that you be a blogger to submit a post but it is essential for building your personal brand.

Commercial blogs are not accepted.

Recommend three images that are appropriate for the post (no copyright issues) so they can choose the best one.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. Use the ticketing service to pitch the editor.

Domain Authority: 44

Payment: Unpaid. You get one link in the author bio.


27. Sweet Style Blog

They have strict rules about the quality of content they expect. Read their terms and familiarize yourself with their style before submitting your article.

They do not allow affiliate links in posts. Again, they do not allow you to reproduce the post anywhere else, including your own blog!

Contact them about the image specifications before sending one along.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. Use the contact form.

Domain Authority: 29

Payment: Unpaid. You get one link in the author bio.


28. FitAthletic.com

They are looking for local health and fitness bloggers to feature in their magazine.

If you own such a blog, drop them a line for an opportunity to be featured in their blog and magazine.

Familiarize yourself with the site to get the gist of the articles they expect.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. Use the submissions box.

Domain Authority: 33

Payment: You get exposure through their wide audience.


29. Grit.com

This blog publishes stories about rural living, gardening, and urban farming.

The magazine has been in existence since the 19the century (1882) and it celebrates intergenerational bonds among lovers of grit.

They love practical articles that provide new ways of solving existing problems.

Grit has a circulation of 150,000 (subscriptions and newsstands). The articles should be between 800 and 1500 words long.

They do not want unsolicited contributions; pitch them first.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied. If you want to be a member of their blogging team, contact Haley Fisher. Being a member of the blogging team gives you priority for publication.

Domain Authority: 52

Payment: Negotiable.


30. TitanFX.com

This blog is not all bout forex trading. In fact, they also accept guest posts about sleep, exercise, stress relief, and even luxury travel.

Read their lifestyle articles to get the sense of style they expect.

Pitch the content manager before writing because they do not like regurgitating content.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. Use the contact box.

Domain Authority: 26

Payment: Unpaid. You get a link in the author bio section.


31. EverythingMom.com

This mom blog is dedicated to helping other people. They rely on their community of experts to share their expertise with the readership.

Write an original content that focuses on women. That does not mean men cannot write for this blog, though.

Pitch first.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. Use the submission box.

Domain Authority: 42

Payment: Unpaid. You get link in author bio.


32. CocoButterBlog.co.uk

This is a personal blog that publishes articles on fashion, life hacks and tips, food and drinks, travels, lifestyle, etc.

Pitch Samantha directly with your article ideas after going through the blog to familiarize yourself with the content.

Do not forget to mention the budget.

Contact email address supplied.

Domain Authority: 25

Payment: Inquire from Samantha.


33. Equestrian Living

EQ is a magazine dedicated to country living. They feature unique country homes, profiles of prominent personalities who live equestrian lifestyle.

You can submit stories about farms and ranches, local culture, food, travels, fiction, home and décor, and barns.

Pitch them first before submitting the finished article. Do not submit the article to multiple publishers.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied

Domain Authority: 27

Payment: They pay $100 for departmental stories and $200 – $300 for featured stories.


34. Vkool.com

Read the blog before pitching to familiarize yourself with the content and style. They advise guest writers to conduct research on the web to ensure that they do not duplicate keywords.

Your content must be original and within scope. Do not include affiliate links in the post.

They will not accept posts with links to unrelated websites.

Whether they accept your article for publication or not, they will still review it and contact you with their feedback.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied.

Domain Authority: 37

Payment: Unpaid. You get links in author bio section.


35. Men Style Fashion

This blog focuses on men, their style, fashion, and lifestyle. You know men love to keep fit, they have thing for rides, traveling, and food.

If you have something you would want to share with the men’s world, this is the blog for you. Make sure your article covers trends to make it appealing to the readers.

The title of your article should have a target keyword and the article should have appropriate tags.

They allow links but will remove opportunistic links from your article.

Abide by their style guide and produce quality content.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied.

Domain Authority: 34

Payment: Backlinks.


36. Savor Magazine

Savor is a digital magazine that is dedicated to inspiring women to life their lives fully.

They tackle a wide variety of topics ranging from beauty to entrepreneurship with an aim to help the women achieve their dreams.

If you have insights on how to add value to such women, you are welcome to pitch your idea to the editor for a chance to be published on this blog.

Your idea must be original and should not appear anywhere else.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. Use the submission box.

Domain Authority: 41

Payment: They will give you backlinks in the author byline.


37. HBCULifestyle.com

Their tag is “black college living.” They welcome articles on college lifestyle, careers, financial aid, HBCUs, and college admissions.

Make sure you know how to use WordPress because you will need to use in the process.

Familiarize yourself with their style before submitting your post.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. Use the contact form.

Domain Authority: 33

Payment: No monetary compensation, you get backlinks and exposure.


38. Italian America

This magazine chronicles stories about Italians in the US. They run stories about their heritage and have a particular interest in Italian women in the US.

They cover topics such as culture, achievements, history, travel, contributions, and social issues. Pitch them with your article idea first.

Feature stories range between 900 and 1500 words long and must include two high-resolution photos.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address supplied

Domain Authority: 40

Payment: They pay $350 per article.


39. EverydayFamily.com

Everyday Family boasts of over four million subscribers. Hey share stories about family, relationships, life tips, health and wellbeing, etc.

Your story must be original, authentic, and error-free.

Read their blog to be acquainted with their style before pitching and writing your article.

Read their submission guidelines here.

Contact email address not supplied. Use the submission box.

Domain Authority: 37

Payment: Unpaid.


Final Words on this List of Lifestyle Blogs and Magazines That Accept Guest Posts


This list is by no means exhaustive about the topic of interest. However, the listed resources are more than sufficient to get you off to a good start in your guest posting journey.

If you are looking for appropriate images to accompany the posts you submit, you can always refer to this list of websites with free stock photos.

In case of any error or omission, kindly let me know in the comments.

If you have a resource that you feel should be in this list, do not hesitate to let me know as well.

Cheers!

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ContentsList of Lifestyle Blogs and Magazines That Accept Guest Posts and Those That Pay for Submissions1.      Modern Love Magazine2.      PasteMagazine.com3.      Gothamist.com4.      Dorkly.com5.      ExtraCrispy.com6.      TwoPlusTwo.com7.      CosmopolitanMagazine.com8.     …

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