12 Blogs that Pay $50+ for Guest Posts

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Here are twelve blogs and websites that pay for guest posts from freelance writers. We’ve researched payment rates for all of these markets, though you may still need to negotiate payment.If you like the idea of getting paid to write for these websites, I highly recommend attending this free webinar, all about getting paid as a freelance writer. Sign up here.
Modern Times Magazine is a web and print magazine that aspires to be “the truest, funniest yet most serious news and entertainment source in Arizona and the country.” They pay about 3 to 7 cents per word for their In Depth (1,000 words), Viewpoint (750 words), and Lighter Side (750 words) articles. For fiction works, they pay about 2 cents per word. To learn more, refer to this page.
Fatherly is a “digital media brand for dads.” They offer expert parenting advice, product recommendations and life tips for fathers. They want fun and insightful stories regarding the trials and tribulations of parenthood. According to one payment report, they paid $0.15 per word. To learn more, refer to this page.
Greatist covers “all things healthy, providing the most trusted and fun fitness, health, and happiness content on the web.” They are looking for stories for their Unfiltered section (which covers mental health, relationships and life in general for 20- and 30-somethings today). Their rates start at $125. To learn more, visit this page.
Beginner Welding Guide is a website about the basics of welding. They are looking for contributors who can write 2 to 4 articles per month. In the beginning, the contributors will have to choose a title from a list of article titles provided by the website. Then, after choosing the title, they will have the liberty to perform their research and write the article. Most of their articles are of 2,000 words. They pay 3 cents per word, which equals around $60 per article. For details, refer to this page.
RemarkMe is a website/blog that helps people make money online at home. They are looking for money making ideas, money saving tips, and inspirational success stories. They are also looking for tech articles on blogging, affiliate marketing, email marketing, eBook writing, and Youtube. They publish articles that are between 500 and 1,000 words long. They pay $25 to $100 for articles that are selected for publication. To learn more, refer to this page.
The Mysterious World is a website that explores the secretive and fascinating facts about the universe. They publish list posts containing interesting facts on nature, universe, travel and lifestyle. The list posts should have 10 items and a minimum of 1,000 words. They pay $25 to $50 per list post. To learn more, refer to this page.
Ashtray Blog keeps its readers “up to date will all things vape including news, views, products guides, tutorials and offers.” They are looking for articles on vaping, electronic cigarettes, harm reduction or related topics. Their pay typically starts at $50 for a 500 word piece. To learn more, visit this page.
CollegeHumor is a comedy website that features daily comedic content through articles, pictures and videos. Writers can send pitches to them by email. They pay $35 for a single page article and $50 for a multi-page article. For details, refer to this page.
Plesk is the “leading WebOps platform to run, automate and grow applications, websites and hosting businesses.” They are looking for tutorials, tips, guides, industry insights, trend observations and case studies. They pay $50 to $200 per article. To learn more, refer to this page.

Dorkly publishes articles about pop culture, covering topics such as anime, video games, movies, and television. They pay up to $75 per published article. Their aesthetic seems to be a bit “click-baity.” To learn more, read their submission guidelines.

Rebellious Magazine is feminist website that covers Chicago news, events, politics and culture. They publish articles, essays and interviews. Payment is $50 per article. To learn more, read their submission guidelines.

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