How to Submit an Article

Having your work included in our publications and online is a great way to gain exposure to new people and markets. It can help you sell your information, products, services, or other intellectual endeavors (such as workshops, seminars, and the like). Having your articles appear on our site can give you greater visibility, and credibility and help you build your own promotional lists, and maximize your exposure both online and offline.

Marketing Small Business Magazine welcomes quality articles on the topic of small business marketing both online and offline. This can include public relations, media, trade-show marketing, Business card marketing, direct mail marketing, relationship marketing, networking, partnering and more.  Feel free to submit your Small business marketing ideas by emailing heidi (at) with your article and MSB Article for Consideration in the subject line.

Article Title: Up to 150 characters.

Article Word Count:  650 to 1350 words for the website content.

Be sure to include your 40 – 75 word byline at the end of your article (submission should be no more than 1400 words including byline).

Please note: We cannot guarantee that we will use your article in our publications or on our blog or websites. We do give preference to our subscribers. To subscribe, send a message to heidi (at) with “add me to your subscriber list” in the subject line.

Submission Deadlines: There are no submission deadlines. We publish articles we receive on a first-come basis. Typically free articles submitted to Marketing Small Business Magazine are posted within 1-2 months of submission. If you have a timely article you wish published by a certain date, be sure to include that in your submission. While we cannot guarantee publishing by that date, we will do our best to do so- most contributors opt for Sponsored posts for timely articles.

FYI: We are not an article bank. While we welcome articles that have been repurposed from other content and sites, your chances of getting published in our magazine or on our site are greatly improved when the TitLE has been changed AND the article has been edited with at least a 30% change in the content.

Copyright Information: We only accept articles written by the author or copyright holder. Marketing Small Business Offline adheres to all local, national, and international copyright laws. By submitting an article to one of our sites and/or publications you are granting permission for its use on the website in our resource library (articles), in our member resources area, and/or in our magazine and newsletters. If the article is for inclusion in a specific area or for a specific purpose, please state as much when you make your submission. Contributing Authors retain all copyrights to their individual works.


We do accept sponsored posts with up to two do-follow links. Content must adhere to the above conditions. We do not accept gaming, CBD, cryptocurrency or other related articles or anything we deem inappropriate to our content and our audience. In addition we do not accept biography type posts. Must be an informational/educational post that will help people to market their small business.

Price for sponsored posts is $17 with up to two do-follow links. The price for Sponsored links is also $17.

Article must be submitted in the body of an email or as a doc, plain text or docx. WE accept jpeg or png graphics to be added to the article. Up to three graphics may be submitted with sponsored posts (one of which can be a logo). Up to two links can also be included in the body of the article plus one link in the signature file (bio) footer. Because each case is unique, sponsored posts are first reviewed for appropriateness and content length and type of promotion.

The words “sponsored post/link” is included at the end of each article and appears like this: note: This is a Sponsored Post – the author has requested this post be shared on Marketing Small Business Magazine and we were compensated for sharing. (NO EXCEPTIONS)

Once the fee has been paid, the article is posted within 7 days (WE DO NOT PUBLISH ANY SPONSORED POST ARTICLES OR LINKS WITHOUT PAYMENT IN ADVANCE).

Again, we look forward to your submission of small business marketing ideas by emailing heidi (at) with your article.

Updated February 1, 2024