Become a OneIMS Blog Contributor
Thanks for your interest in contributing to our blog. We are happy to have you here and we look forward to sharing your expertise with our readers.
These guidelines are meant to provide the rules and regulations for posting guest content for OneIMS and its subsidiaries. Failure to meet these guidelines can result in the dismissal of your content.
While there are a variety of web design and online marketing topics covered on the OneIMS blog, the main topics are focused around; web design, graphic design, branding, marketing practices and tips. Top 3, 5 and 10 lists are common and go over well with our readership.
2. Search Engine Optimization
Focus on the user, not the search engine. SEO should not be the main focus of your contribution.
the following should be adhered to when writing a blog for OneIMS’s Integrated Marketing blog & its subsidiaries.
- Do not promote yourself
- Please post one or two branded links (no anchor text links) to your website or blog on your bio at the end of the blog post, but these links must not appear anywhere within the body of the post.
- All content must be exclusive to the OneIMS Integrated Marketing blog, original content and should be authored solely by you.
4. Style Guide
Article Length: Typically our posts are 500-750 words, however, we encourage longer posts
Grammar & Spelling: All posts should be well constructed, utilizing correct grammar, spelling and sentence structure, with few-to-no errors present.
Post titles: Initial caps, no more than 50 characters in length, short paragraphs or bullet points to make content easy to read, and use subheadings when needed
Links: Be reasonable, and only include one or two hyperlinks.
Please accurately cite and give credit to any sources
When needed, please add statistics for credibility and validation of content
5. Images & Graphics
Format: .jpg or.png
Size: Images that are 250 pixels wide are ideal, but the maximum is 500 pixels wide.
Image count: Please limit to no more than 5 images per post.
6. Promotion & Reader Interaction
OneIMS promotes our Integrated Marketing blog across social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Google +, Pinterest, LinkedIn)
We encourage our guest bloggers to distribute their post through social media
Please check the blog post from time to time to respond to any comments
7. Submission Guidelines
Please submit all guest blog posts as word documents
Please limit author bio to 100 words or less
Author bio picture: Optional (no more than 100 x 100)
8. Submission Instructions
Fill out this form. We will email you with questions or comments based on these guidelines. When your post is published will be based on the OneIMS Editorial Calendar. OneIMS reserves the right to edit posts for clarity, grammar and relevance.
You may be contacted if additional information is needed
Changes & suggestions for changes may be requested to fulfill our blog content requirements
Thanks for your interest in contributing to OneIMS’s Integrated Marketing Blog!