BYB 085: Writing For DAME Magazine – With Founder & Publisher, Jennifer Reitman

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In this episode Founder and Publisher of DAME Magazine, Jennifer Reitman, joins me to talk about her popular site ‘For women who know better’. We talk about who the site is for, the types of articles their audience loves, themes they would like to see more of in the submission pool, changes coming to DAME soon, payment for writers and much more!

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The interview includes

  • DAME‘s mission and what the tagline ‘For women who know better’ means
  • Who reads and writes for DAME
  • The topics and viewpoints DAME loves to publish
  • The elements that need to be present in any personal essay submissions
  • Examples of standout articles on DAME
  • Themes that editors would like to see more of — you might be surprised
  • DO’s and DONT’S for submitting to DAME
  • Why new writing voices are so important to Jennifer
  • Payment, response process and preferred article promotion
  • Jennifer’s advice for running a magazine-style site
  • Exciting changes in store at DAME

Resources

The Three Letter Word Missing From the Zika Virus Warnings – Paul Young Lee

Amazon is Killing My Sex Life – Tricia Romano

“Going Clear” Is a Powerful Indictment of the Insidiously Absurd – M.G. Lord

Is Donald Trump Literally Making Us Sick? – Jean Kim

In Defense of the Trend Piece – Leon Neyfakh

Submissions Savvy

Pitches and Queries – editorial@damemagazine.com
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About the Author

Susan Maccarelli

Susan Maccarelli is the creator of Beyond Your Blog, a site helping bloggers successfully submit their writing for publishing opportunities beyond their personal blogs. She also offers online training and consulting to new bloggers looking for direction on submitting their writing for publication. Susan has interviewed dozens of editors from publications like The New York Times, Huffington Post, Brain, Child, Chicken Soup For The Soul, The Washington Post, and speaks at many respected writing and blogging conferences.

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