Interested in Writing for NextGen MilSpouse?
NextGen MilSpouse is the premier online outlet for today’s Milspouse Entrepreneur. Contributors are the best of the best military spouse bloggers, writers, and creatives working together to tell the multidimensional story of military spouse life in today’s world. We know what it means to be a military spouse because EVERY member of our writing team is in love with a service member and represents every branch in the Armed Forces.
We deliver fresh perspectives on current events, small business, entrepreneurship, careers, freelancers, and the remote worker from our dynamic team of military spouse thought leaders via our online magazine, weekly newsletter, and social channels.
But we can’t cover it all. We are always on the hunt for guest contributors. If you’ve got the writing bug, we’ve got the cure!
NextGen MilSpouse has a unique voice. We want our contributors to share their story in a knowledgeable and conversational tone that engages our readers. THINK: “Expert-Next-Door.” Consider the most widely known business online magazines in the world (Forbes, Fast Company, Inc. 500)— but for military entrepreneurs.
Be authentic. Be honest. Be entertaining. Solve problems.
What makes us different? We are a refreshing voice that understands the challenges of today’s modern milspouse entrepreneur. We set ourselves apart by not throwing firecrackers and not filling our online magazine with fluff.
We want you to bring your voice to your post and, at the same time, we want to preserve our voice as a trusted resource in the military spouse community through quality writing that conveys professionalism. We are looking to publish the best of the best within our military spouse writing community.
NextGen MilSpouse Writer Guidelines
Our Top MilSpouse Topics
Milspouse Entrepreneurship & Small Business: It’s no secret that your career as a milspouse gets put on the back burner PCS after PCS. That’s why Entrepreneurship is the perfect solution for today’s modern milspouse. We want to publish posts all about milspouse entrepreneurship- how to get started, what you’ve learned along the way, your biggest failure, your secret sauce and your tips. Get creative!
Career, Education & Professional Development: Today’s milspouse is constantly on the hunt for a job. But we want you to have more than a job. We want you to have a career. We are looking for posts about finding portable careers, flexible job opportunities, making time for school, resume tips, and milspouse career resources.
Money: Show us how you save, invest, and nag your service member about TSP. The goal is less debt, more wealth. How can military families achieve the American dream? Share your financial secrets.
Wellness & Self-Care: Self-care is important for not only our mental health but also for our physical health. Self-care promotes rest and relaxation, and as milspouse entrepreneurs, we could ALL take some time to unwind. We want to share your go-to self-care or wellness tips or your favorite way to take a step back and take some quality me-time!
Hot Topics: If your neighbors are arguing about it, we ought to be following it. Keep us in the loop on hot milspouse-related topics. Current events, unlike 6th grade Social Studies, are cool with us.
NextGen MilSpouse Guest Contribution FAQs
You Submitted a Guest Post, Now What?
If you are selected as a guest contributor, we will reach out to you directly via email. We cannot post every piece we receive, but to improve the likelihood of being selected, please make sure that you follow our guidelines. It also helps if you send us an idea that we haven’t written about in the past. Please review our current content before submitting a post.
Will I Get Paid for My Guest Post?
We pay a modest amount for guest posts at $50 per piece. It’s enough to support a Starbucks addiction.
Ready to Write for NextGen MilSpouse?
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