Heavy is offering an excellent opportunity for writers looking to reach a broad audience and advance their careers.
Become a Heavy contributor and receive direct access to our powerful platform while gaining valuable experience in the world of digital media.
Here’s what you need to know:
Who should apply?
Experts: Whether you’re a fitness guru or divorce lawyer, your expertise is valuable and deserves to reach a wider audience. When it does, you’ll promote yourself, your brand and your products.
Bloggers: Are you blogging away about sports, television or politics but frustrated that very few people are reading your stuff? You could do the same thing on a website that will reach a large audience.
Aspiring digital journalists: Gain experience in the competitive world of digital media. Build your portfolio, test your mettle and key on the top trending topics. Learn to write stuff that people will read.
What’s in it for me?
Exposure: Get eyeballs on your work and broadcast yourself to the world.
Audience: Heavy reaches 11 million monthly unique visitors worldwide and generates half of its traffic through organic search.
Self-Promotion: Posts will include taglines promoting your blog, website, book, services or product.
How will Heavy help me succeed?
We’ll give you direct access to our website and training on how to publish.
You’ll receive guidance on the formats and methods that give you the best chance to resonate with a large audience.
You’ll learn to analyze trends, react to emerging news and target topics that the most people are interested in.
How does it work?
This is an unpaid opportunity. Once you and Heavy agree that a relationship will be mutually beneficial, the process is simple.
If you already have a WordPress.com account, you’re halfway there. If not, create one for free here. Then share with us your WordPress.com username and we’ll send you an invite to become a contributor.
You’ll receive informational materials and develop a direct relationship with Heavy editors.
When you’re ready to get started, you’ll create work in Heavy’s content management system, to be reviewed and published by Heavy editors.
How do I sign up?
Email a note and writing sample or link to your work to Contributors@heavy.com.
Put HEAVY CONTRIBUTOR in the subject line.
We look forward to hearing from you.