Become a bSmart Blogger

 

bSmart is a community platform for millennial women featuring curated content to help you live your best life and provide the expert advice you wish someone had given you. Share your advice with our members by blogging about your life experiences or expertise and we’ll feature your post on our homepage, social media channels, in our newsletter, and under our ‘Learn’ category.

Our post topics include: Culture, Career, Relationships, Finances, Fashion, Lifestyle, Technology, Wellness, and Beauty. Publish original posts and include links to your blog in your bio for bSmart members to learn more about you!

Want to gain experience in peer editing and image selection?  Fill out the form below to become a bSmart Editor or Art Director! Want to connect with other bloggers and editors? Join our bSmart Blogger group here!

 

Step 1) Create a profile on bSmartGuide.com here!

(We'll tag your profile as the blog post author! Already a member? Skip to step 2!)

 

Step 2) Pitch your post idea or apply to be an editor / art director here!

(Click the link to share 1-3 blog post pitch ideas!) Can't think of an idea? Select a smart topic here!

 

Step 3) View your approved blog post assignment here!

(Track the due date, feature date, and status for releasing your blog post!)

 

Within 2 weeks of submitting your blog post idea, we'll let you know if it's been approved to be featured!

Let your friends and followers know you're a bSmart blogger when you #blog4bSmart!

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bSmart Bloggers

(Has your post idea been approved? Find our list of smart resources below!) 
 

Blog Post Guidelines

Blog Post Template

Blogger Feedback Form

 

Feeling stuck? Email your editor if one of the below ideas will improve your blogging experience! 

 

1) Need a confidence booster?

We’re happy to read through a draft and let you know if you’re going in the right direction!

 

2) Not sure what to say? 

Send your editor a casual email to brainstorm on what you think the reader needs to know and why!

 

3) Wondering how to structure the post? 

We’re happy to provide a suggested outline to organize your thoughts and smart ideas!

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Writing Tips
  • Brainstorm as many notes as possible before you draft the post.
  • Proofread your post with fresh eyes the morning after you write it.
  • Read your post out loud to see if it’s clear and conversational.
  • Include point(s) for reader to 'be smart' from reading your post.
Editing Tips
  • Enter 2 spaces between all periods.
  • Use single quotes (except for quotes within quotes) for a modern style.
  • Contractions: Use it's, I'll, you'll we're, they've when possible for casual language.
  • Cut duplicate, extra, or unnecessary words or phrases.
  • Change general language to specific Ex. things = specific noun. 
  • Confirm proper nouns, quotes, business names etc. via google.

 

Want to understand the expectations and guidelines of blogging for bSmart? Read our Terms of Use here!