Guide to Becoming a Successful Guest Blogger

When you do not own a blog of your own, and instead you are asking to be a “guest blogger”, be prepared to be rejected! It happens to the best of us. There are reasons why guest blogging is an important aspect of internet marketing these days. By guest blogging you can build a name for yourself, if done so by reputable blogs.  It is also a good place to have a backlink to build a site for SEO purposes.

So how do you reduce the possguest bloggeribility of rejections? Though it is unavoidable to have rejections, it is possible to be accepted by reputable blogs. You can’t give up, and you need to find the right people to work with.  Here are some areas you can improve on and a few tips to help you land a spot as a guest blogger on a reputable blog.

Poor Spelling and Worse Grammar

It is a challenge to learn the English language. Written English can quickly expose a writer’s weaknesses. Fortunately, there are tools that you can use to improve this. is a good site, and is trusted by a number of colleges. In addition to checking grammar, it also checks your spelling.

If you are submitting to websites, it is important to know if the site is using UK English or American English. They are similar, but do have some noticeable differences.


Blogs normally will have a theme and a target audience. Meeting the style of the blog is also a common problem faced by individuals submitting their contributions. If the blog is witty and funny at the same time, there is definitely no reason to post technical or serious content.

Learn to Make a Pitch

Sending an email is the very first step to getting the attention of the blog owner. It is important to get their attention using the right header and words in order to ask permission if it is possible to get an entry into his or her blog. When you compose an email, it is important to first pitch in ideas. You have to show an interest in their blog and make sure that you point out how you understand the blog and how it caters to a specific niche.

There are times when it is all about formulating the right set up in order to allow your blog posts to be permitted into reputable blogs. Guest blogging has changed the overall landscape of SEO and the career paths of many copywriters today. These few tips will get you on track.

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About Rich Blogger

I’m Kamil. I’m 27 year old expat, currently living on volcano – Tenerife, Canarian Islands, Spain. I’m not a millionaire, but I’m entrepreneur and I have job that allows me to work anywhere in the world where Internet is available. Some people call it freedom. At this moment it’s lifestyle I wanted, but there is still a lot of space for improvement, especially in area of the financial independence.


  1. Hi

    I think Guest blogging is the great idea to get more visibility which we are always looking for.

    Thanks for sharing your tips.

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  2. Finding a great guest blog opportunity means a lot because it can help you grow as a blogger. I was lucky to find one that was really open to a variety of genres. The great thing about guest blogging is the more you write, the better you get. Guest blogging has opened up so many doors for me. Not just with traffic but also with finding some good bloggers and places to comment. In so many ways, it is the gift that keeps on giving and it really is fun to check out bloggers around the world.
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  3. Guest blogging is the perfect way to get your blog recognized. Traffic is key. It may take a lot of work, but it will reap benefits.
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  4. Thanks for the mini blog guide “Rich blogger”, its helpful article and easy to read, hop to hear more awesome guides of blogging. See you soon, Justas.
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  5. I liked you section “Learn to Make a Pitch”. Sorry to say but im not successful guest blogger at all… and my grammar is worst… because im not from US or UK, im not a english man. But great article. Cheers.
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  6. Thanks Kamil for such a nice info about guest blogger. Basically i want to know that how much a person can earn by becoming a guest blogger ?

  7. Now a days guest posting is becomes very easy.I was feeling very difficult while finding the good guest posting sites but now it’s really easy no need of finding any site just publish your post at Postjoint and you will get offer by other guest blog owner for publishing your content on their sites.


  8. Great sharing … Guest posting is a great idea to promote our blog on all over the net…
    thanks for sharing this info with us

  9. Helene Poulakou says:

    One technique is to search in the blog we want to have our post accepted, find what (relevant stuff) is missing, and volunteer to write something about it — especially if we proclaim to be experts on it!

  10. The information in this article is very useful. I can see how these tips can help someone to become a better guest blogger. Thanks for the article.

  11. I’m trying to build up my websites and hope to get guest bloggers to write on my blog. This article will be useful in providing some advice to people who want to write for me, but are not quite sure how to go about it.
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  12. David Sousa says:

    I have read your blog… And i like your all tips about the reputable blog and your first topics about the poor spelling and worse grammar is the most important for our reputable blog. And i will trying to build my website to use some advice of reputable blog. Thanks for the posting.

  13. Thanks for sharing! I am agree, writing is my problems.
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