Write for us! Contributor guidelines for Kayakos blog

Successful contributions from guest bloggers should be submitted without any grammatical errors, typos or formatting issues. All content should be original and not published elsewhere. Every contribution should include a well-written author bio of 2-3 sentences and a photo, if you wish. In respect of the new Google guidelines, your author bio links and all outbound links in the blog body will be no-follow. Please make sure these links are relevant and useful. Articles may include relevant images, videos, and outbound links that improve the overall experience of our community.


We read each email and regularly answer inside one business day.

Contact Details

Email: [email protected]

If we receive a request to reprint your article, we will always consult you before agreeing and will share any fees involved. If you wish to use the article again in a publication written or edited by you, please contact the Head of ELT Further information about this is available on request. Please contact us before contributing to one of our regular features as these are generally commissioned by us and their content planned several issues in advance.

(That’s right, no trial here.) Just add a site plan for more pages, and a custom domain when you’re ready for the world. We publish content that’s useful and/or inspiring. If your article doesn’t educate or inspire creative pros, no shade, but it’s not for us. Feel free to add 1 link to your bio that points to your website/blog.

It looks like all the colors, backgrounds, and fonts have been stripped out. The only thing I did this morning was update an extension I use. Thank them for using your app and their idea, not just for “submitting” it, which is a weird word to use here. For yourself or others, we will either ask for such links to be removed or simply not publish the post.

For example – we don’t want to talk about personalization and why it is important. We would like to see examples of personalizations that work instead. Link out to at least 2 quality external sites which add value to the content. Don’t use the main keyword as the anchor text. We will amplify the reach of your post through social sharing, in our CRO focused newsletter and even within the company.

We’ll ask for your topic idea, an outline of your tutorial, and a writing sample that showcases your ability to explain your technical knowledge to others. Please bear in mind that we receive many more articles than we can possibly publish. We only produce six issues a year and there is a limited amount of space in each issue. We also have to balance the content of each issue to ensure that there is something of interest to everyone and that it complements the theme of the issue. This means that even when we accept your article, you may have to wait some time before you see it in print. It is very unlikely to go into the next issue or even the issue after that, but if we have accepted an article, we will get it in as soon as possible.

Is written for an audience of designers, developers, content strategists, information architects, or similar. Submit your post via Google Doc to Please make sure that you set your sharing permissions to “Anyone with the link can edit”. Only include GIFs or images if they being used as examples to illustrate a point. Always link to the source for any quotes, studies or data you include. Your post must be an original piece and should not be published elsewhere.

We wanted to make sure the experience is the best it can be for the vast majority of our customers, so supporting them would have held us back. 3 related writing samples which demonstrate the topics and quality of the posts that you intend to submit. Include one do-follow link to your website and one link to your social media profile in your bio.

In accordance with the current EU data protection laws, please take a minute to review the terms & conditions for using our services. Our terms describe how we use data and the options available to you. Include all images as separate attachments f.ex. Images, infographics, screenshots, technical illustrations, diagrams and charts, animated GIFs.

scroll to top