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How to Submit Your Own Photos to About Single Parents

Photo Submission Guidelines


Consider submitting a photograph for use on our site. Currently, we are looking for:
  • Pictures of you and your children, along with your story
  • Pictures of fun activities you've enjoyed with your kids
  • Pictures that show how you've decorated your kids' rooms/spaces
To submit a photo, please adhere to the following requirements:
  1. Please send only GIF or JPG files.
  2. The size of your file should be less than 40K.
  3. The image should be equal to or less than 375 pixels wide.
  4. Either take the photograph with a digital camera, or use a scanner to create a digital image.
Once your image is contained in a file that meets the above requirements, you are ready to send it to me. To do that:
  1. Click on my E-mail address (singleparents@aboutguide.com) to open an E-mail window.

  2. Copy the following block of text and paste it into the E-mail:
  3. ------------COPY AND PASTE---------------
    Your First Name:

    Your Last Name:

    Your Email Address:

    How would you like your photo credit to read? (Choose one.)
    ---> Display My Full Name
    ---> Display My First Name Only
    ---> Display Nickname:

    First names and ages of any individuals in your photo (from left to right):

    Tell your story (please note that content will be edited for grammar, space requirements, and readability):

    Add anything else you'd like to tell me about your photo:

    I certify that I am the author or sole owner of the material I am submitting to About.com. About.com and its licensees may reproduce, distribute, publish, display, edit, modify, create derivative works and otherwise use the material for any purpose in any form and on any media. I agree to indemnify About.com for all damages and expenses that may be incurred in connection with the material. For more information, please see our user agreement.
    ------------END COPY AND PASTE-----------
  4. Fill in each line of the E-mail and add your photo as an attachment. Then send the completed E-mail to singleparents@aboutguide.com.
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