'How to' guides

'How to' guides

Book deals organised by Sell My Story

Book publishers are inundated with new pitches every single day, so it can be incredibly hard to get them to take notice of yours....

Selling a story for the most money

When you're selling a story to the press, it's natural to want to get the best possible price for it. After all, it's only...

Sharon Elliot sold a story about celebrity Max Clifford

Celebrity stories and scandals are worth a lot of money to the UK tabloid newspapers - it's hardly surprising when we're all guilty of...

We're always so proud to help our clients to raise awareness of child abuse. It's never an easy issue to talk about, but every single...

Silhouette of an anonymous woman

We're often asked whether it's possible to sell a story to a newspaper or magazine without being identified. The simple answer is yes. We've...

The Sell My Story team

If you've never spoken to the press before, it can be tricky to know where to start. We've put together a step by step...

Helen O'Brien at Sell My Story

There's no need to be shy about asking how much your story is worth. The fact is, the press do pay for stories and...

UK newspapers

The Sun is Britain's biggest selling daily newspaper with a readership in the millions. If you're looking to raise awareness of a subject close...

Believe it or not, selling your real life health story could save lives! You can raise awareness of health issues like cancer, depression, fertility, heart...

Often, clients come to us with interesting holiday stories. While embarking a trip of a lifetime, holidays can often turn out to be not...