CreativeOPTIC is a rapidly expanding digital publication that covers a range of topics including photography, film, business, technology, music and more!
Founded in 2016, CreativeOPTIC has become the preeminent space for creatives online conjoined at the cross section of technology, social media and digitally-centric work. With more than 400 thousand loyal users, CreativeOPTIC is a highly sought after network of creators educating others creators through content creation.
CreativeOPTIC’s audience includes artists,entrepreneurs, influencers, brands/corporations, tech/ gadget enthusiasts, and content creators.
To submit your story successfully, please read each bullet point carefully before submitting:
Pitch your article by sending a complete article (final draft) between the length of 500 to 1200 words to [email protected] (or by using the form provided).
Don't send pitches directly to editors or they'll mark your email address as spam.
Make sure that the content is exclusive to CreativeOPTIC
Ensure that you're not pitching an idea that's already been covered by searching through the HubSpot blog in advance.
You'll also need to supply a bio of yourself - this is bio we will use for your profile
BEFORE YOU SUBMIT, ASK YOURSELF...
A. What is the central message of the article you’ve submitted?
B. What is important, useful, new, or counterintuitive about your idea?
C. Why do creators need to know about it? How can your idea be applied today?
D. What is the source of your authority? On what previous work (either your own or others’) does this idea build?
C. What academic, professional, or personal experience will you draw on?
Am I the right person to write this piece? Do I have some connection to the topic that makes me an expert or a relevant party?
Have I thought through my point and anticipated likely counterarguments?
Am I making a sincere and disinterested argument, as opposed to one that mainly serves to promote my firm or its products.
Have I clearly stated that argument at the top of my piece and then developed and defended it below?
After you submit...
You'll receive an email within 48-72 hours to let you know if it's been approved for a category feature. If it does well within the category then it will get bumped up for a homepage feature.
Due to the large volume of messages we receive, we have to pass on much material of value and interest. If you do not hear from us within three business days, you should feel free to offer it elsewhere.
Lastly, if you're submitting photography or video content for CreativeOPTIC, send your pitch and imagery to [email protected] along with some background information. Click here for more.