Editorial Content Submission Policies


Thanks for your interest in editorial coverage on Tin Shingle. Before you submit, be sure you familiarize yourself with the different sections of our website that our open for your stories, tips and advice and how their different submissions processes work.

General Blog Submissions
Tin Shingle covers what matters to small business owners and entrepreneurs on our blog. This is a space for guest interviews. If you have a story you think is a blog-worthy fit for us to cover, send it to us via editorial@tinshingle.com and if we agree we’ll be in touch!  We encourage you to familiarize yourself with our blog prior to reaching out!
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#SmallBizStyle Series
From fashion to baby to home, we love sharing all things stylish from small businesses around the country. Pitch us your story via editorial@tinshingle.com and include “#SmallBizStyle Submission” in the subject line.
Read the #SmallBizStyle Series on our blog >

#SmallBizSnacks Series
Sweet, savory or sipped through a straw, our #SmallBizSnacks series covers them all!  We welcome you to share your creations and edible innovations with us.  Email us at editorial@tinshingle.com and include “#SmallBizSnacks Submission” in the subject line.
Read the #SmallBizSnacks Series on our blog >

Share your Expertise via an Ask the Expert article
Tin Shingle’s Ask the Expert (ATE) article series is part of the free content offerings we share with small businesses and entrepreneurs.  In this series, experts answer “hot topic” business building questions. To submit, please email editorial@tinshingle.com with "Ask the Expert Submission" in the subject line.
Read our Ask the Expert Series >

“DJ” our Monday Motivation Mix [Invite or Member Only]
Music is a powerful motivator and this blog series sees entrepreneurs and small business owners serving as virtual DJ’s, spinning the tunes that get them pumped and keep them going during the long working hours running a business requires.  This opportunity is limited to Tin Shingle members only, or those specifically invited to submit by our editorial staff.  If you’re a member, email member@tinshingle.com with "Motivation Mix" in the subject line.
Read our collection of Monday Motivation Mixes on our blog >

Shine in a #SmallBusinessSpotlight Interview [Member Only]
Our readers love hearing small business stories for inspiration, entertainment and motivation. This interview is for pro-members only. To set up your own featured member interview, fill out this online form with your background information and one of our team members will help you complete your interview and schedule it for its debut on our homepage!
Read past interviews with amazing business owners >

Share your PR Success via the #Snagged! Series [Member Only]
Has Tin Shingle played a part in your PR success?  Then the Snagged Series is for you!  Whether you answered one of our PR leads, used tips and skills you scored during a #PRTuneUp, this series is your opportunity to share your success via our blog.  To share your Snagged Success Story click here to fill out this form, and email snagged@tinshingle.com.
Read our SNAGGED! Series on our blog >

#SmallBizDiaries Series [Member Only]
Readers love to learn from and get inspired from our Tin Shingle members who are working hard to grow their businesses. "Diaries of Small Business Owners" is their space to feature celebrations and challenges, and to let people peek behind the curtain to find out what really goes in the life of an entrepreneur or small business owner. Please read the Diary submission policies before posting.
Read other Small Business Diary Entries >

Host an Audio Class
If you are an expert and educator, you may be a fit for our #TuneUp and #Intensive class series. These are live and recorded classes that are available on-demand. To pitch us a class idea, email info@tinshingle.com and include in your subject "#TuneUp".
Get familiar with other classes we've had in the past and recorded >

Submit a PR Lead
If you are a reporter or freelancer working on a story, you can submit a PR Lead to our membership of small businesses. Email prleads@tinshingle.com to get started with a free account to do so.

Tin Shingle members can post a PR Lead at any time by clicking the "Post a PR Lead" link from their Member Account Center or shortcut links on the right, or by clicking here.

Should we decide to pursue a story with you, you’ll hear back from us!