Write for Us

We're looking for writers who want exposure via our blog, newsletters & social media!

Featured in our Newsletter

Our weekly newsletter has an interaction rate through the roof! And our members love our newsletters - this is a great way to get new eyes on your business or blog.

2-3 Backlinks in each article

We know how important SEO is to your business. We'll link your site twice and if you have another relevant article to link - we'll link that too!

Promotion in our Social Media

We love social media - we'll make multiple shares of your article on all of our social media channels. With tags to your social media handles!

The B Hive Apiary is a women's social community based in Austin, Texas.

Our mission is to help women create real, authentic friendships.  While our membership is headquartered in Austin, our readers are from all over the US. Our blog covers so much more than just local events and features, we provide women with the confidence to go out and make new friends.

Who We're Looking For

Our audience is 99% women ages 21 to 45. Our core base of readers live in Austin, Texas but we often have women from other states who are considering moving to Austin visit our site.  The women in our membership are professionals, students, and business owners.

We're ideally looking for writers who will connect with our audience and speak to our core values. Writers who can provide insight on the various topics as well as give our readers real actions they can take to grow their relationships or enjoy their friendships with others.

What Topics to Pitch

Our blog covers topics such as:

  • Tips on how to make new friends
  • Building authentic relationships
  • Dealing with issues with friends
  • Fun things to do in Austin, Texas
  • Restaurants, Bars & Shops around Austin
  • Book reviews
  • Restaurant reviews
  • Event planning tips
  • Personal growth & development

We love posts that give action items to our readers!

If you have other story ideas that you think would be a great fit please follow the submission guidelines - we're always happy to include more on our blog.

How to Submit

Please send an email to Angela@thebhive.co along with 2-3 headlines or a completed post.

Upon approval, we may ask for additional information or an outline of your post prior to a full draft submission.

Additionally, we ask that you provide us with a bio, social media and appropriate media links.

Post Guidelines
  • Articles must be original and written by you.
  • Should not be published elsewhere.
  • Approximately 700-1500 words in length
  • Include images - these should either be your original images or stock photos that are free to use.
  • Optimized for SEO - if you are not sure how to do this, we will assist.
  • NO paid or affiliate links.
  • Free from spelling and grammatical errors.
  • Your post should be in either a Word doc or Google Doc
  • You should include your Author Bio.
What to Expect

Once approved, edited for grammar and spelling, posts will be added to our publishing schedule. We will provide you with the date your blog post will be published. We will share the post on our Facebook page throughout the week after the blog is posted as well as reposted as a part of our evergreen content if applicable. It will also go out in one of our weekly newsletters based on the schedule for newsletters for that month. Due to event schedules, your post may not be featured in our newsletter right away.