The 18th Century History site is accepting submissions. If you would like to share your knowledge of this fascinating era of history, please contact the Editor. Students and new authors are encouraged to submit.
What we are accepting:
Submitted articles must be about the 18th-century era. (1679 - 1840)
Submissions must be from 500 to 1500 words in length. (If they are longer, we can make it a series of articles)
Try to avoid the passive voice
No Fiction, however, we will consider the analysis of historical fiction as it relates to the field of history.
Revisionism is encouraged
Citation of Sources is required in either Chicago or MLA style manual format.
These sources can be books, manuscripts, or Websites.
Book Reviews must contain bibliographic information and ISBN numbers.
Please note that the editor does check all links to verify that the websites linked to are appropriate for the article.
How to Submit your Article
There are two methods by which you can submit your article. The first method is the best method. In both methods, your articles will be reviewed by the editor before they become live on the website and then the editor will email you with the link to your article, provided it falls within the above guidelines.
If you would like to submit an article, please register to this site and then submit your articles today by using the Article Submission form link in the user's menu (This menu will be available after you confirm your registration and you log in to the site). Please note that the editor will review your submitted articles before they become live on the website. The editor will email you the link to the live article after the review process is completed and it falls within the guidelines as set out below. If the articles do not conform to the guidelines, they will be deleted and the editor will contact you by email and explain why they do not at the time of submission.
Email all Submissions to the Editor.
All submissions must be in plain text within the body of the message.
Include the following with your submission:
- Title of Article (REQUIRED)
- Article itself (REQUIRED)
- Citation Information (REQUIRED)
- How you want your byline to appear (REQUIRED)
- Your Website URL (s) (OPTIONAL)
- Your Email Address (REQUIRED) Note This is only so that the Editor can contact you, he WILL NOT sell or give it to anyone.
- Short Biography of yourself (OPTIONAL)
- NO ATTACHMENTS
If you are not sure if the material you wish to submit is not appropriate for this site, then please send a query email to the Editor for review.
The author of the article retains copyright. By submitting to HISTORY1700s.com, you agree to give us one-time rights and the right to archive your article on HISTORY1700s.com. By submitting your article, you agree that we reserve the right to lightly edit your article submission for spelling, grammar, and clarity. Upon submission, you confirm that it is your work and that you are the legal copyright holder of the submitted work. We will not be held responsible for any and all copyright disputes or actions, which may result because of copyright infringement issues.
HISTORY1700s.com provides you, the author, with a byline, a short bio with links to the website (s) of your choice, and a contact email address (optional). You retain ownership of your article and may post it elsewhere. If at anytime you would like to have your article removed from to HISTORY1700s.com, it will be done upon receipt of your request to do so.