150sec Guest Author Guidelines

150sec regularly publishes guest articles from entrepreneurs and experts who offer unique perspectives about Europe’s emerging technology startup scenes.

We are especially interested in stories outside the established startup hubs: Think not (only) London and Berlin, but Porto, Bratislava or Kosovo.

Our Mission:
150sec focuses on thought-provoking stories around Europe’s emerging startup scenes. We uncover, challenge and connect ideas from entrepreneurs, technology and society. Our mission is to build a community beyond the bubble – from today’s startup underdogs to tomorrow’s thought leaders.

Our Focus:

– We spotlight Europe’s emerging technology startup ecosystems (See example here)

– We uncover thought-provoking stories from emerging startup scenes (See example here)

We explain (example), analyze (example) and opine (example) about trends connecting technology, startups and society in Europe

Not Our Focus:
– Breaking news
– Investor analysis
– Mainstream startup stories
– Entertaining millennials
– Highly technical writing
– Entrepreneurial life coaching

How to Contribute to 150sec:
150sec welcomes high-quality guest article contributions from entrepreneurs and experts whose work fits the content style outlined above. Articles submitted to 150sec must be between 800 – 1,500 words in length, contain only relevant links that support your arguments, and cannot be promotional of your company, product or industry in any way.

150sec only publishes original content that has not been published on another website or publication previously.

Guest authors must send a short (200-character or less) bio and links to your company website and personal LinkedIn and Twitter accounts. Authors must also disclose conflicts of interest, including partnerships with, or investments in, any companies/technologies covered in the article.

We look forward to receiving your pitches at info@150sec.com.  We will try to respond to every guest article pitch we receive in a timely manner, but due to the high volume of emails, we ask you to be patient for our reply. Thanks for your interest in contributing to 150sec!