Written Content Submission

  • Please read all requirements prior to submitting.
    Submissions that do not meet the submission guidelines will not be reviewed.
    1. Content (fashion, art, beauty, music, stories, poetry, etc.) must be relevant to Dark Beauty audience, and should be ‘dark’ in theme and tone.
    2. You are the author of the written content being submitted, or you have permission from the writer(s) to submit the work on his/her behalf.
    3. Supporting image(s) must accompany a written submission. You must be the copyright-holder or have permission from the copyright-holder to use their image(s) with your submission.
    4. Supporting image(s) must be 1200 pixels on its longest side; resolution is set at 72dpi; in the RGB color space.
    Have questions? Please email us at writing@darkbeauty.com.

    By electing to submit written content to us, your submission will be reviewed in the order in which it was received during the weekly review period. Notifications are provided only for selected content. No rejection notices will be sent. The submission fee is a processing fee that enables Dark Beauty’s continuing support and promotion of artists from around the globe; as well as ongoing, daily operational costs.

    Submission processing fees are non-refundable.

    Review timeframe varies.


  • Accepted file types: doc, docx, pages, txt, rtf.
    > Maximum file size is 10MB. Please proofread for any spelling and grammar errors.
    > Our online content is published to DarkBeauty.com, Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+, VKontakte, and Ello. You’re welcome to include your handle for us to tag. Please note that we’re unable to tag personal Facebook profiles, only fan pages.

  • Accepted file types: jpg, jpeg, png, zip, rar.
    > Please combine all image files into a single ZIP file.
    > Image(s) should be less than 20MB total.
    > Image(s) should be 1200 pixels on its longest side; at 72dpi, in the RGB color space.
    > Image(s) should be of good quality or better. Do not submit compressed images from social media networks.
    > Do not use spaces, symbols, etc. in your file names; use underscores or dashes if needed.
  • Please provide all credit information for both the written content and the accompanying image(s). If you are submitting multiple images with different team members, please denoting each image with their own credits.