Want your articles

published on the site?

Scroll down to find out how you can pitch an article to us and where you send your pitches to!


How to pitch

  • Email your pitch to the relevant section
  • The subject of the email should be ‘PITCH – Headline’
  • In the email briefly describe the article you want to write as well as a little bit about who you are

Current Affairs

Want to report on a breaking news story? Or write an article about current news topics?

Here are the types of pitches we will accept…

Articles about: current news stories, spotlighting an untold news story, news from UK, Europe, America, Middle East and Asia, current affairs that are unfolding.

If you have any more ideas or a unique take on a news story then please do pitch to us too!

alittleinsight.currentaffairs@gmail.com


History

Want to write for the History section of the site?

Here are the type of pitches we will accept…

Articles about: historical figures (particularly female figures), historical events, history of everyday items, shining a spotlight on those lost in history or bringing their story to life, the history of the events we celebrate today…

If you have any other ideas please do email and an editor will get back to you!

alittleinsight.history@gmail.com


Environment

Want to report on climate change? Spotlight an important environment article?

Here are the type of pitches we will accept…

Articles about: current news stories on the environment e.g. climate change, current protests, sustainability, overproduction of cattle farming/fishing, important environmental programmes, activists, etc.

Have any more ideas? Email and one the editors will get back to you!

alittleinsight.enviro@gmail.com


Culture / Personal Pieces

Want to write an article for the Culture section of the site? Or a Personal Pieces article?

Here are the type of pitches we will accept…

Book/film/TV reviews, any opinion articles about the society we live in, articles about health/fitness/diet, social media, fashion, astrology/horoscopes

First-hand accounts, opinion articles, personal essays on a variety of experiences.

If you have a particular idea that you think would fit the Culture section, please do email!

alittleinsight.culture@gmail.com


Join our Facebook Contributors group!

If you would like to become a regular contributor/writer for the site please join our Facebook Contributor pages for each section!

Each week the editors of each section will be creating a content call out post, listing all the recent, important articles where you can then comment claiming which ones you would like to write!

Current Affairs Contributors page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2889055878037838

Culture Contributors page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/481550259666087?modal=false&should_open_composer=false

History Contributors page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/270200164702451

Environment Contributors page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/275231020722265


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Here is how you can have an article published on the site:

1. Email your article pitch to alittleinsight.contact@gmail.com with the subject line ‘Topic PITCH – headline’ for example ‘History PITCH – The archeological sensation of Ötzi the Iceman’ or ‘Environment PITCH – the truths about shark finning.’

2. Include in the email a brief description of what you would like to write about. What will the article include? Where are you getting your information from? Why should it be published on A Little Insight?

3. After this, write a couple of sentences about who you are/where you are from for a bit of background. Include links to any written work/portfolio. (If you are just starting out writing then don’t worry about this).

4. If we like the article idea you will write a formal draft which will then be sent to the same email with the subject line ‘Formal Draft’. Make sure if you use any facts or figures from other sites to reference these in the formal draft. This will then be reviewed and finally published onto the site!

Articles will be posted on the social media accounts of A Little Insight so make sure you are following on Twitter and Instagram.

We look forward to receiving your articles and having your articles published on the site!

Here are some recent articles for some inspiration and to indicate what we are looking for: