Read by over 100,000 entrepreneurs monthly, A Better Lemonade Stand has established itself as the go-to blog for new and intermediate ecommerce entrepreneurs looking for practical advice and expertise.
A Better Lemonade Stand accepts a very limited number of guest post contributions. If you believe you can provide comprehensive, superior, practical and actionable information, please read on.
Why guest blog for A Better Lemonade Stand?
Writing for A Better Lemonade Stand gives you the opportunity to share your knowledge, experience and expertise with passionate ecommerce entrepreneurs that are in the process of building, launching, and growing their online business. All guest posts will be shared through the various social sites of A Better Lemonade Stand and are promoted ongoing. Along with gaining exposure you will you will also be building your authority as a thought leader in ecommerce and you’ll also receive a valuable backlink back to your own website, blog or business.
A Better Lemonade Stand currently serves over 100,000 ecommerce entrepreneurs monthly with an engaged email list of 25,000+.
Our content helps entrepreneurs through all stages of building, launching, and growing their ecommerce business. In particular, the following categories are covered on the blog:
- Product & Niche Selection
- Sourcing Suppliers
- Branding & Design
- Getting Traffic
- Conversion Optimization
- Shipping & Fulfillment
- Operations & Customer Service
- Strategy & Analytics
- Accounting, Finance & Legal
- Interviews & Inspiration
- Personal Development
Guest post quality guidelines
Readers of A Better Lemonade Stand expect high quality, well-researched, insanely actionable information. Guest posts should give the reader as many tips, ideas, links and resources as possible.
Typically, we find that the more resource and multimedia rich the blog post is, the more it’s commented on and shared. This means that images, videos and anything else that enriches the the content, and the ability to understand the information in the post is welcomed.
In general all guest posts are expected to be a minimum of 2,500 words.
Please review the following as examples:
– The Complete Guide to Conversion Rate Optimization
– Product Photography: The Ultimate DIY Guide
– How To Bulletproof Your Online Business
– Small Business Bookkeeping & Accounting 101
– A Better Brand: Branding Guide
– 2016 New Year’s Resolution Stack
You will receive one backlink at the top of the post, and a byline at the bottom of the post with one additional link. You are allowed a maximum of one additional contextual link back to your own properties within the body of the post.
We reserve the right to edit links and content.
All content must be original with relevant sources cited.
Content must be exclusive to A Better Lemonade Stand and cannot be re-posted, or syndicated elsewhere.
Who do we accept guest posts from?
Please note that we only accept guest blog posts from well-established industry professionals/companies. We do not accept submissions from freelance writers, or others that are not deeply involved and connected to the ecommerce community.
How to submit a guest post
Due to volume of submissions we receive, please make sure you’ve read the guidelines above before submitting your guest post.
If you meet the criteria above and are interested in submitting a post for consideration, please write an outline of your blog post and email it, as well as any other examples of your writing through our contact page.
To increase your chances of being accepted, please submit your full post.
Your submission will be reviewed within three business days and you’ll be notified by email on the decision.