Last Updated: 5 March 2021
When approved to submit an article on our site you receive recognition for your work within a respected fitness and healthy lifestyle on-line platform.
You can submit your articles and receive “contributor rights” to be moderated for approval and publication on this site. We reserve all rights to use, or not publish any article at our discretion without explanation.
Copy Right Permission– When you submit your articles to MirrorAthlete, you simultaneously authorize exclusive rights and approval for MirrorAthlete to use your article linked to other MirrorAthlete articles, posts, pictures, video content, monthly newsletter, other social media sites or comment boxes, etc., including any other reader media format to market and promote our site(s). Once your content is submitted and accepted as a registered user “contributor” you authorize MirrorAthlete to publish your content in full where ever and when ever the editor/publisher determines a good fit within a 30-60 day window. In most cases if the written work meets our criteria and standards the article will be published within 30-45 days if not less.
At a minimum we allow our approved writers a resource box which give credit to author, web site, and/or business entity with one link per article. But link can not be linked directly to a product page. Nor are product links and advertising allowed within the article.
Leave Comments – As a writer contributor/author and as a registered user, it is highly recommended you lead traffic to “YOUR” posted articles at MirrorAthlete site and participate in questions and answers via comments box to increase traffic and recognition as being a published author. Leaving comments is a good way to begin testing content quality and chiming in on topics important to you and your audience. Share your fitness, health, lifestyle, pain management, recreational activities, illness and disease experiences, ideals, concepts, tips and recommendations.
No Guarantees – We cannot guarantee traffic generation back to your site. But what we can guarantee is exposure and an opportunity to be a published “Author,” which may increase your exposure through linking back to your article. See Contributor/Author privilege below.
Non-Paid Submissions – This is a non-paid publishing opportunity. We’re simply providing a fitness, health and healthy lifestyle writer’s platform based on our Principle Fit Healthy Lifestyle Philosophy . Then see our Mission Statement and Company Values. Feel free to link your articles within personal emails, blog or social media site [see privileges below]. The more the merrier we always say.
Contributor and Author Privileges– We first approve contributor writers, then when a writer establishes themselves, we may approve author access… who then earn expanded privileges. Which means you can publish your article at our site without moderation, but with oversight. With the expanded priviledge, we also allow more links to include social media accounts, i.e., FaceBook page, Twitter feed account, email address, etc… [Up to 3 social and 2 home site web links [blog, or web page]. Provided the sites you link to are reputable and we approve those links. MirrorAthlete reserves the right on any finale approval decision.
Once we approve your 1st 3 article submissions, we may provide higher administrative “author” privileges. We do believe in opportunity to grow with our contributor/authors.
Publishing articles at this site will be monitored to ensure author/writer policies are in compliance. We do not restrict you from posting your content at other sites. However, when writers cite a MirrorAthlete Article, credit must be given to MirrorAthlete and/or Author. If a contributor or author would like to link to a MirrorAthlete article via exerpt/link from their site – this is authorized. If a contributor or author would like to post a MirrorAthlete article in its entirety on their site, this must be an approved request by MirrorAthlete.
MirrorAthlete® Reserves the Right to Moderate Any Article Submission before Publishing – MirrorAthlete, Inc., reserves the right to moderate Contributor/Author submissions, to edit, remove articles and comments regardless of contributor/Author administrative rights granted, or to reduce privileges from author to contributor, to include termination and removal from site access. If an article is not in sync with our mission statement, or in compliance with our polices, fitness and healthy lifestyle change philosophy, and/or values, etc., we reserve the right to remove any article, or comment for whatever reason… and without explanation.
Regardless of current policies, MirrorAthlete Inc., reserves the right to change, revise and set new Approved Contributor/Author and article submission policies at any time.
Media Used to Embelish Articles – Copy Right, Trade Mark and Brand Name Use – We encourage no less than 1 original image when submitting articles. Royalty free photos and videos are okay. We don’t accept plagiarized work. If your uses a registered Trade Mark, or Brand Name without third party permission – we will not post the article .
Citations – 150 words or less in quotes is allowed with reference to author credit. Use approved and/or copyright media content, etc., as authorized by content owner permission policy.
As a “Contributor-Author.” MirrorAthlete will make an honest effort to ensure plagiarism and copyright infringement laws and our policies are not violated. However it is the Contributor/Author responsibility to avoid infringement of others content ownership rights and copy right laws. Should a “Contributor-Author” be in violation of another person, individual, business, company, entity copyright, registered, branded materials and/or products, they agree they own any liability for infringements of those rights, should their article become subjected to legal litigation for damages of infringement rights.
The photos and videos must be owned by writer/author/organization, or purchased for use in accordance to 3rd party copyright use… or royalty free use media video, audio and picture images. MirrorAthlete Inc., is not liable for any damages, claims or suit, filed against it when contributors-authors violate other content ownership rights.
Any complaints, damages, suit or charges filed for infringement of any company or business or private individual media content; or format used within Contributor/Author articles that initiate any court proceeding, litigation and/or civil penalties, fines, damages and any other negative consequence as a result of poor judgement, simple-gross and willful negligence, that liability lies solely on the contributor/author.
We will not accept vulgar, or unacceptable content. Those materials will simply be deleted without further consideration and your subscriber and/or privildeges at Mirrorathlete site will be terminated. We do not accept advertisement for Viagra, other male and female enhancement drugs, inappropriate sexual context/images, etc., dating service stories, etc., and other adds and content to promote other site products or services. Back links to unacceptable websites and/or host sites are grounds for immediate termination of content writer privileges.
Examples of proper citation (Optional)
Simple Writing Style Format
BODY of Article [if siting someone else’s work, i.e., copy/paste quotes, use the following format]
As far as links within the article context. We prefer referred citations within article [e.g., (Corriher 2008)], other professional formats are fine. The key here, make it as clean as possible.
END of Article
Cited Works, or Reference [optional, but necessary if you quote someone else’s work], See example below.
Corriher, Sarah C. “The Dangers of Non-Stick Cookware.” The Health Wyze Report. Health Wyze Media, 24 Feb. 2008. Web. 15 Sept. 2016.
The more current the citation and within our company policies the better chances for article publication.
“Contributor” Author, Title, Company, Name, Website/Blog Site, Link/eMail (Choose Only One)
MirrorAthlete reserves the right to take appropriate action in any way necessary to maintain the integrity and protect “MirrorAthlete™” Brand and corporation.
email: firstname.lastname@example.org if you’d like to contribute articles at this site. If you have any questionsÂ regarding our posting policy please contact us.
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