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August 10, 2007updated 26 May 2016 3:46pm

Perfect Pitch: Glamour

By Press Gazette

Glamour
Women’s lifestyle glossy.
www.glamourmagazine.co.uk
Frequency: Monthly

Pitch to: Corrie Jackson, features editor.

Type of article: Most of our features are freelanced out. They can be anything from first-person celebrity or reallife interviews to long-term investigations, stunts, self help or quizzes.

Topics: Key areas are relationships, sex, real-life interviews, investigations/ reports, career, financial advice, fashion features, health, fitness.

How to pitch: Email. Ideally it would include a headline and a fiveline synopsis/outline of how the feature would work.

Post-pitch: Leave it a couple of days at least. I prefer an email follow up.

What will impress: A great headline and pitch that’s totally relevant to Glamour. It shows that the freelancer is familiar with the magazine and has thought the feature through before making their approach.

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What won’t impress: A longwinded email and not being able to deliver what you’ve promised.

Rate: It varies depending on word count, the time it will take and the calibre of writer

Images: It can help to give a more rounded overview of what the story is all about.

Corrie Jackson, features editor

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