Become an Ideal Me Contributor

Idealme is looking for guest bloggers and contributors!

Are you a blogger, author, DIY’er or expert in your field? We’d love to hear from you.

Ideal Me is looking for new, original content covering a broad range of topics from drinks & cocktails to homesteading, from crochet to eliminating debt and from weddings to travel.

If you have an interesting tutorial, idea or story that you're passionate about and you’d like to see published, we’d love to hear from you.


  • FOOD & DRINK: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snacks & Appetizers, Sweets & Desserts, Drinks & Cocktails, Canning & Preserving
  • LIFESTYLE: Parties & Entertaining, Pets, Self-Improvement, Travel, Technology, Weddings
  • ARTS & CRAFTS: Arts, DIY Gifts, Crochet, DIY Bath & Body, Jewelry, Knitting, Needlecraft, Papercraft & Printables
  • FINANCE & CAREER: Earning, Lifestyle Business, Saving, Investing, Eliminating Debt, Retirement, Buying a Home, Blogging
  • HOME & GARDEN: DIY Furniture, DIY Home Decor, DIY Yard & Patio, Gardening, Organization & Storage
  • HEALTH & FITNESS: Meditation, Running, Weight loss, Workout, Yoga
  • OUTDOOR & ADVENTURE: Camping, Homesteading, Outdoor Recreation, Survival and Preparedness Project

Author Benefits – So what does this mean for you?

You’ll get to showcase your talent and share your passion with the world. Our visitor count grows every day and if you’re looking to get more exposure, traffic and build your reputation then you’ll want to become an Ideal Me contributor. We will link to your blog/website and include an author bio with your blog post.

Oh, and let’s not forget, we’ll even pay you a little somethin’-somethin’ for your effort.

Submission with Photos

$25 for your first accepted submission + $5/high quality photo (up to 10 photos), $50 + $5/photos for any subsequent articles accepted. All payments will be made through PayPal.

Submission with Video

$25 for your first submission + $20 for a video of tips, tricks & techniques that’s 3 – 10 minutes or less in length or $50 for a video between 10 – 30 minutes in length.  

For any subsequent articles accepted, $50 + + $20 for a video of tips, tricks & techniques that’s 3 – 10 minutes or less in length or $50 for a video between 10 – 30 minutes in length.

Contributor Guidelines

  • Content: All blog post submissions must be 600 words or more.
  • Visual Media: high quality photos (800 px wide minimum) or videos. If you aren’t able to include visual media, imagery will be selected for you.
  • Original Content: All submissions must be original and never publish elsewhere before. The article may not be used anywhere else until after the article has been published for 6 months or more. NOTE: we reserve the right to make editing changes to the post – although they will remain minor.
  • Bio: Please include a short bio, one paragraph in length. Author photos are also encouraged.

How It Works

1 ) Apply to become a contributor for Ideal Me. Please fill out the form below and share a bit about yourself and your passion with us.

2) When accepted, you'll be connected with one of our editors and be assigned a project.

3) You'll create an outline for the project, blog post or video and get it approved.

4) Do your project and write it up or if you’re filming a video, you’ll send us the raw video footage.

5) We'll review the blog post or project and approve it or ask for revisions.

6) Once your post/project is approved your fee will be paid via PayPal.