Editorial Policy

Write for Us

Dengarden is an online magazine, with approximately 1,400,000 visitors per week, that focuses on all topics related to the home and garden. We publish user-generated content from freelance writers all over the world. Whether the topic is pragmatic or aesthetic—a handy how-to, a DIY decor project, a trend update, or a review—we want to hear from you.

Our authors adhere to our parent company HubPages’s Editorial Policy, but also try to fulfill the additional wishes described below.

What are we hoping to see?

We’d prefer not to see…

FAQs:

Q: Are writers paid to write for Dengarden?

A: Writers earn through online advertising (Google AdSense and the HubPages Ad Program) and/or affiliate referrals (displayed in the form of Amazon links). Read more about revenue sharing here.

Q: Who retains the copyright?

A: The content is entirely yours. We simply provide the technology to support it.

Q: What if my writing is not perfect?

A: We have a team of editors to help, at no cost to you. It’s our mission to help our authors maximize the readability of their articles.

Q: What if I don’t have any great photos for my article?

A: If your pictures are blurry but they demonstrate that you did in fact do the project you describe, we still want to see your article.

Q: Can I publish stuff from my blog/website on Dengarden?

A: We want original content, so if you’ve already posted your article elsewhere, please don’t submit it here.

Q: What if my article is not quite good enough for Dengarden?

A: Authors sign up on HubPages.com and pass a quality assessment there before being published. Only home and garden articles that are of the highest quality will move from HubPages to Dengarden. In other words, if the article is not appropriate for Dengarden, it will remain published on HubPages.

Here are some examples of articles on Dengarden that exhibit the type of high-quality work we wish to see on the site:

A quick note:  All of the HubPages network sites are a blending of professional editing and writers like you. For more information, check out our FAQ on HubPro (our editing service) on HubPages.

If you are intrigued by our community and would like to write for Dengarden, we’d love to have you! In order to set up an account to begin writing, please sign up on HubPages. Articles are initially written on our parent platform and then, if they are high enough quality, moved to one of our network sites like Dengarden.