Write For Us
Looking to submit an opinion piece, get noticed by us for paid writing offers, or just want to get your article live? Use this to post and we will edit and make it live on the site. If you are looking for a paid gig, read below. We suggest getting a few articles to us first before asking to go pay.
Who We Are
InParisTexas.com is a community website that is dedicated to Paris Texas, its businesses, its citizens, and everything in between. The goals of the site is to offer beneficial articles, incentives, directories, contests, and more for the community.. Occasionally we will also include material on tips for health and home. The articles of the website are updated every day as content becomes available. We also include reviews written by those who show good sense when reviewing a business.
Payment is at the rate of $0.01- $0.10 per published word. Payment is made second week of the month for the prior month. Payment is sent via mail in the form of a check. Payment statement is sent out before payment period begins. Any payment accepted by the writer of an article is also a statement that these terms are accepted.
We are obtaining the one-time rights to include an article on InParisTexas.com. No further rights are implied. Any inquiries on usage are referred back to the author. In some cases we’ll negotiate permanent online or print rights.
You need not be a professional in the area being discussed. But you must be knowledgeable. Knowledge is more important than literary skill. Personal, hands-on experience is valued. Unpublished authors are welcome. We cannot publish basic history lessons without showing how they impact Paris Texas.
We are interested in articles from 50- 1500 words in length.
We are also interested in interviews with people who have had an impact on Paris Texas.
The article should be submitted either in the body of an email or as an attachment in ASCII text file format or Word .doc format. Please make sure that your postal addresses, as well as your daytime phone number, are included in the email. Please include a brief one or two sentence bio statement with your text, and any title suggestions that you may have. Also if it is your first time, a photo of you would be a good way to get you more notice. If your article includes resources, please make sure that you provide the necessary addresses and phone numbers. And that they are correct! Please make sure that your lead ‘hooks’ the reader. Articles on sites like these are read as a second thought, people are usually looking for deals and coupons from the community. You will have a sentence on the main page to get people to read. Also remember, we do allow comments on all articles. Feel free to respond to those who comment.
How to Submit
- email to firstname.lastname@example.org .
A Final Note
As you would expect, our budget is limited each month to how much content we can purchase. Once our budget is reached we will let you know when we will reopen submissions. We will always be looking for assignment contributors as well, so those who build a good relationship with us can expect to hear about offers.