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LINKS: Market Guides & Guideline Databases

Colossal Directory of Children's Publishers Online
http://www.childrens-publishers.com
Comprehensive, alphabetical listings of children's magazines and book publishers, including links to submission guidelines and web sites.

Duotrope's Digest of Fiction Fields
https://duotrope.com/index.aspx
An excellent, regularly updated list of fiction markets (nonpaying and paying), searchable by category, pay rate, and more. Also offers a calendar of deadlines for themed publications such as anthologies. (Note: Now available only by paid subscription.)

Erotica Readers & Writers Association
http://erotica-readers.com/ERA/AR/Erotica_Authors_Resources.htm
A frequently updated listing of markets and current calls for submissions.

Eugie Foster's Page: Children's Markets
http://www.eugiefoster.com/kidmarkets

First Writer
http://www.firstwriter.com
Appears to have extensive information, but one must be a paid subscriber to access it.

FreelanceWriting.com Magazine Guidelines Database
http://www.freelancewriting.com/guidelines/pages

Funds for Writers
http://www.fundsforwriters.com

Jacqui Bennett Writers Bureau: UK Markets
http://www.jbwb.co.uk/markets.html
Selection of UK markets for fiction and nonfiction.

Market List
http://www.marketlist.com
Covers speculative fiction markets (e.g., sf, fantasy, horror).

Mary Soon Lee's speculative fiction market list
http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~mslee/mag.html
Unfortunately this has not been updated since 2012.

My Perfect Pitch: Book Publishers Accepting Submissions
http://myperfectpitch.com
A truly amazing compilation of links to book publishers in the US and UK, with direct links to their guidelines. The site also offers a variety of tips on finding a publisher.

Passionate Pen Romance Publisher's List
http://www.killerbookmarketing.com/passionate-pen-romance-publishers-list/

Ralan's Webstravaganza
http://www.ralan.com
Speculative fiction anthologies, adult markets, book markets, semiprofessional and professional markets, paying and nonpaying markets and contests, plus humor markets.

Wooden Horse Publishing
http://www.woodenhorsepub.com
Though the markets database on this site costs $149 per year, the site is also packed with loads of free stuff, including extensive coverage of magazine industry changes (new magazines, shut-downs, editorial changes, etc.)

World Wide Freelance Writer
http://www.worldwidefreelance.com/

The Write Markets Report
http://www.writersweekly.com/books/677.html
Monthly electronic (PDF) guide to markets (paid subscription)

Writer's Market
http://www.writersmarket.com
Paid membership.

Writers Markets for Speculative Fiction: SF/F/H's Journal
http://specficmarkets.livejournal.com/
Calls for SF/H anthologies and other markets

Writing for Dollars
http://www.writingfordollars.com/GuidelinesDB.cfm
Offers nearly 1200 listings, drawn from past issues of "Writing for Dollars." While the collection is extensive, many entries are outdated, but still worth a look.

WritersWeekly Markets & Jobs
http://www.writersweekly.com/markets_and_jobs.php

WritersWeekly.com Warnings
http://writersweekly.com/whispers_and_warnings.php
A great place to check on websites and publishers that have a reputation for slow or non-payment, or are going out of business or rumored to be having troubles.

Writers Write
http://www.writerswrite.com/writersguidelines/
Offers an extensive list of paying markets, as well as a number of nonpaying markets. Can be searched by category, keyword, paying vs. nonpaying, and by markets that accept fiction, nonfiction, or poetry.

See also:
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Recommended Reading


Writer's Market

Writer's Market Deluxe Online Edition

Novel & Short Story Writers' Market

Children's Writer's and Illustrator's Market

Christian Writers' Market Guide

Poet's Market

(UK) Children's Writers' and Artists' Yearbook

(UK) Writers' and Artists' Yearbook

 

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