Guest Bloggers

We strongly support the blogging community and extend a warm invitation to bloggers to submit guest posts to Pioneering Parents. 

Guidelines:

Post Length- Guest posts must be a minimum of 400 words.  Articles should be well thought out, well researched, and well structured.

Original Content- Content must be original and not published anywhere else.  Quotes of 3-5 sentences, properly attributed and cited are acceptable.

Images- Images must be sourced, cited and attributed.

SEO & Linking Policy-

Seo- Pioneering Parents writes for parents who desire to instill self-sustaining values into their family lives and children's lives.  We do not write for search engines.  All guest posts must be written in an educational tone and feature no more than a 1.5% keyword density ratio.

Linking- Pioneering Parents believes in rewarding it's guest authors with valuable links for their own sites SEO and traffic.  We allow in-content, in-context anchor links, image links, and video links according to the following word count scale:

  • 400 words- 2 links, plus the byline.
  • 600 words- 3 links
  • 800 words- 4 links
  • *Video and Image Links- guest posters may post 1 video or image link per 400 words.  For example, an 800 word article could feature 1 video or image link, and 2 in-content, in context anchor text link

Submission- Guest posters may submit guest post offers to guestpost@ThePioneeringParent.com We review each and every guest post submission and respond with an acceptance or regret letter within 3-5 business days.

We are open to all articles pertaining to self sustaining living.

Our categories include:
Cooking
Gardening
Microfarming- (suburban micro-farming especially)
Green Power- Alternative Fuels, Alternative energy, solar power
Life Management- (Basic survival skills, First Aid, CPR,)
Sewing, Stitching (Knitting, Crochet)
The Great Outdoors (Wilderness survival training, camping, etc)

 Articles Wanted As of 3/12/2012 (this will be edited as our needs are fulfilled and then change)

  • Raising backyard chickens (coops- buying and building; chicks, hens, roosters; feed;)
  • Raising rabbits (rabbit farming; rabbit cages, rabbit food, rabbit meat)
  • Fish farming with Aquaponics

Articles written to meet our specific needs will be published first.

Once again,

Submission- Guest posters may submit guest post offers to guestpost@thepioneeringparent.com We review each and every guest post submission and respond with an acceptance or regret letter within 3-5 business days.

Thanks for reading! Enjoy the blog.