Write for Us
Healthable is giving an opportunity to our readers, bloggers, health professionals to share their expertise and interests with the Healthable community. We are looking for experts and enthusiasts in fitness, weight loss, diet, diabetes, cancer, natural health, health care, mind & body, skin care, fashion, relationship, lifestyle, home & garden to write for us.
We aim for high standards to ensure that our readers benefit as much as possible with useful and up to date information from experts, bloggers, journalists and others in the health industry with appropriate writing skills and style. Each submitted piece should fulfill the following;
Word Count: Articles MUST be a minimum of 1, 000 words for regular articles (depending on the subject article may be formatted into multiple pages. example) and less than 500 for Infographics.
Original Content: We ask that posts submitted be unique and original to Healthable. We do not accept posts that have already been published or submitted elsewhere online (not even on your personal blog).
Bio and Promotion: We do not offer monetary compensation to contributors for posts submitted on our site, we’re more than happy to include a byline and your brief bio containing links to your Website & Social media accounts, which we will promote when your post goes live. Please keep your bio to just 2-3 sentences.
Health Claims: If you mention a statistic or a study in your piece, please include a link to that source. If you’re claiming that a certain food is healthy, tell us how you know. Ideally you’d link to peer reviewed scientific papers, academic journals, and/or credible news outlets. This way, readers can follow your line of thinking and investigate further if they want to know more. You should not forget to reference all these sources in your article see examples here, here and here.
Photos: Photos are very helpful in providing visual aides to support your helpful offerings. All contributors are encouraged (not compulsory) to submit a photo with the post. Photos must not be less than 700 pixels wide by 400 pixels long. Photos must support the article by giving the reader a visual feel of the article contents.(if you don’t own the rights please give credit to the copyright owner, no web page or links allowed only name: example IMAGE BY JAMES OR IMAGE BY WOMENHEALTHMAG).
Videos: You can now include videos in your articles, simply copy the link from youtube, dailymotion, vimeo and paste it, the system will automatically pick it up, if you are having difficulties please contact us.
Turnaround Time: Healthable consists of just a few people, as such, sometimes we don’t have the opportunity to respond to all submissions, we can assure you, however, that we carefully read every single submission that we receive. If your post has been accepted, we will respond within 21 days.
By submitting to Healthable you acknowledge that you accept our terms, and any form of editing that might occur on behalf of the Healthable editorial team.
We require our writers to promote all of their Healthable contents via social media. That means you need to at least tweet about your latest work and “Like” it on Facebook (and promote via other social media channels as you see fit — Google Plus, Pinterest, LinkedIn, StumbleUpon, etc.).