Last Updated: 8/20/2019
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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 sole discretion in publishing any article. And that right is also reserved in deciding not to publish, or removal of any article at MirrorAthlete publication Word Press site or any other posting site 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 your accepted as a registered user “contributor” you authorize MirrorAthlete to publish your content in full where ever the editor/publisher determines a good fit and typically publish 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’ll always allow our writers a resource box which give credit to author, site, and business entity with one link allowed within the article. [exception – product literature links are not allowed at this site].
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 per policy – They can then become an “Approved Author” with expanded privileges. Which means you can publish your article at our site without moderation. 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 select to link to are reputable and we approve. MirrorAthlete Inc., will make the finale decision on what’s allowed or not allowed on its web site.
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.
Self-publication will be monitored to ensure author/writer policies are in compliance. We do not restrict you from posting your content at other sites [However writers must ask permission to use the MirrorAthlete registered trade mark, quotes, context, other articles, excerpts, etc., if posting at other sites. We may or may not authorize this request and is grounds for dismissal for use of any MirrorAthlete copyright work without our approval.
MirrorAthlete® Reserves the Right to Moderate Articles before Publishing– MirrorAthlete, Inc., reserves the right to moderate Contributor/Author submissions, to edit, remove articles and comments regardless of administrative rights granted, or reduce privileges to include termination and removal from site access. If the article is not of quality, and does not follow our mission statement and writer/publisher polices, philosophy, or values, etc., we reserve the right to remove – or not post any article for whatever reason… and without explanation.
Regardless of set policies MirrorAthlete Inc., reserves the right to change, revise and set new Approved Contributor/Author policies at any time.
Insert Pictures and Video Use and Copy Right, Trade Mark and Brand Restrictive Use – We encourage no less than 1 original image within articles and original videos accepted. However photos and videos content must not be plagiarized or a registered Trade Mark, or Brand without third party permission [images and video or products for sale are not allowed].
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.
It is not MirrorAthlete Inc., responsibility, or will the company be held accountable to research and source image video and content copyright for your article submissions. As a “Contributor” author” MirrorAthlete Inc., will make an honest effort to ensure plagiarism and copyright infringement laws are not violated. However it is the contributor/author responsibility to avoid infringement of others content ownership rights.
The photos and videos must be owned by writer/author/organization, or purchased for use in accordance to 3rd party copyright use… or free use media video, audio and picture images offered online. MirrorAthlete Inc., is not liable for any damages, claims or suit, filed against it when authors violate other content owner rights.
Note: Typically when using free use images online there’s a water mark stamp. This stamped image is okay to use in your article. It gives credit to the owner of media content and links back to their site. In using a backlink image of this type, you use one of five [up to 3 social and 2 home site web links [blog, or web page] of you back link opportunities.
Any complaints, damages, suit or charges filed for infringement of any media content or format used within Contributor/Author articles that initiate any court proceeding, mitigation, litigation or civil penalties, fines, damages and any other negative consequence as a result of poor judgement, simple-gross and willful negligence lies solely on the submitting author/writer or company.
We will not accept vulgar, or unacceptable content. These materials will simply be deleted without further consideration and your subscriber registration 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 services, etc., and article adds and content to promote products or services not related to our mission statement, philosophy and values. Back links to these sites are not authorized period… and are grounds for immediate loss of site access privileges and subscriber and author privileged use.
Examples of proper citation and references,
Simple Writing Style Format
BODY of Article
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, 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 changes 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 questions regarding our posting policy please contact us.
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