A former Bloomberg View editor last year said that mythbusting was one of the most effective ways of getting a contributed piece published.
PLUS: Our table of 100 contributed content pieces to review from 5 titles you care about.
Placing contributed content is never easy. A Publicity Club of New York luncheon panel last week reminded us why.
"The best submissions," explained Business Insider managing editor Jessica Liebmann, "have a ton of voice, are counter-intuitive, argue a point no one else is arguing, and are written in the tone of our site. The piece needs to be conversational -- how would you tell a friend about whatever you're talking about?"
Contributing Content to SMB Sites
Wouldn't it be great to place all of your marketing content in SMB sites such as Amex OPEN FORUM, AllBusiness.com and the rest? We've been talking to the gatekeepers and we're happy to say there might be a way.
Special Guest: Fredric Paul, AllBusiness.com
plus audio interview highlights from our conversation with
Scott Roen, AMEX OPEN Forum
Few reporters are savvier -- and friendlier to PR -- than eWeek's Chris Preimesberger. Join us as we learn how eWeek has reshaped its agenda in the face of shrinking staff and heightened competition, and what Chris's priorities are - specifically storage and Big Data - as we approach the backstretch of 2011.