FAQs For Just Publishing Advice


Quick answers to some of your most frequently asked questions.

Here is a quick list of common FAQs and answers about our site.


Who is the owner of Just Publishing Advice?

Derek Haines is the owner of Just Publishing Advice. You can find out more about him on the About page.


Are you a book publisher?

No, we are not a publisher. We don’t offer any form of publishing service, consultancy, or bespoke advisory assistance.


What type of content do you publish?

It is an advice site for writers, authors, and new bloggers.

We endeavor to offer practical advice about all forms of modern publishing, writing, and grammar, and working online for an income.


Who writes the articles?

Derek Haines writes most of the articles. He shares his years of experience in writing, self-publishing, and blogging.


Do you accept guest writers?

We have some guest writer content on the site. However, we are not currently accepting new submissions.

If or when we reopen for guest submissions, we will add an appropriate link to the footer section of the site.


Do you accept paid content?

No. In the past, we did accept a small number of advertorial articles for a short time.

This small amount of content is clearly marked as an advertorial or sponsored article.

We no longer accept any paid articles or links due to the poor quality of some of the content.


What forms of advertising do you have on the site?

The site uses display adverting and affiliate promotions.

Google Adsense provides display ads, and they are clearly labeled as advertisements. However, we do not endorse the products or services that appear in these advertisements.

You may see affiliate links to products and services in some articles. We may earn a commission if you purchase from these links.

However, we only promote products and services that we either use regularly or have thoroughly tested.


Why isn’t my comment appearing?

We moderate all comments, so please be patient until yours is approved.

We do this to protect our readers from spam and other undesirable comments.


Can I use your content on my blog or website?

Yes, you are free to re-use or quote any content from our site.

However, we would appreciate it if you include a credit and link to the particular article on Just Publishing Advice to identify your source.


I noticed a broken link or image in an article.

We check all our content regularly, but errors do happen.

We always appreciate readers letting us know about any errors they might find on a web page on our site. So yes, please contact us and let us know.


My question is not on this list of FAQs.

You are welcome to use our contact form to ask your questions.