Looking for: bootstrapped founders
Bootstrappers is a publication dedicated to covering bootstrapped founders from all industries and their startup’s journey to profitability It is powered by MicroAcquire.
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Starter Story features text interviews with successful entrepreneurs and focuses on the stories behind their business. In each interview, they ask how you got started, how you grew, and how you currently run your business.
The website has a lot of authority. It has over one million monthly readers and 91.4K newsletter subscribers
They are looking for are stories that are inspiring and also provide specific advice and insight into starting a business.
The page asks for the for your personal details and your business name. The team will get back to you if they want to feature your business.
Lookig for: founders of measurably successful tech companies. No thought leaders! No people who have words like “millionaire” on their websites or books.
Looking for: location independent business owners.
Stats: The show has been has been downloaded over 1,000,000 times in 100+ countries.
Email their producer at Jane at TropicalMBA dot com.
Looking for: real founders with actual experience building a business. This means that:
Stats: The newsletter has 300k active subscribers and the blog has 400k monthly unique visitors.
Idea Mench publishes daily interviews with entrepreneurs, creators and doers. They always ask the same questions. You can view the list of them here.
They don’t turn down any entrepreneur who wants to do an interview, as long as you put a lot of work into it and provide smart, thoughtful answers and insights.
Beyond 8 Figures is looking for two types of guests:
Looking for: people who are authorities in Business, Pop Culture, Wellness, Social Impact, and Tech.
The magazine distinguishes itself by producing large, in-depth interview series with scores of experts and thought leaders, around a single empowering topic.
You can check out their list of ongoing interview topics. There are over 100 business topics.
Fill in the pitch form. Click the black graphic on their about page to find the link.
Looking for: People who have founded either failed or successful startups.
Stats: read by +150,000 startup founders every month.
Failed startup founders need to be willing to share their mistakes and failures. Successful startup founders need to be making some monthly revenue and be transparent with their journey and numbers.
Looking for: Business people who like to shake things up in their industry
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Looking for: Business owners with unique perspectives
Email using the address on the contact page
Looking for: People at the intersection of business building and creativity in the digital landscape.
Looking for: Small Business Owners
Looking for: Influencers, thought leaders, and experts about Wealth, Health, Mindset, and Relationships
Looking for: Innovators, creatives, and entrepreneurs. The podcast is less focused on specialist knowledge and more on your journey.
Looking for: The founders, creators, and entrepreneurs shaping the future
Looking for: Company leaders, educators and entrepreneurs who make decisions from a meaning-first perspective
Looking for: Founders who have turned their idea into a thriving, profitable brand
Looking for: Stories, wisdom, tips, and advice from leaders and entrepreneurs
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Looking for: People with information to share for new entrepreneurs that are in the beginning/middle phases of their first couple of startups
Looking for: Insights from tech savvy small business owners and developers on how they built their products, from idea to execution.
Looking for: The real stories of startups, entrepreneurs, wins, losses and a lot of stuff that happened in between
Visit tThe real stories of startups, entrepreneurs, wins, losses and a lot of stuff that happened in between
Looking for: Successful entrepreneurs, business executives, and thought leaders from Ecommerce, Retail, and Tech industries
Looking for: Marketing, sales & business growth tips from global business leaders
Stats: 40,000+ Unique Downloads per month, 7,500+ Downloads per Episode in first 30 Days
Looking for: Marketing geniuses, successful entrepreneurs and best-selling authors
Looking for: Digital marketing experts with a focus in a specific area, i.e., Google Ads, Instagram stories, or have a unique and fresh approach to something they’ve covered before
Looking for: New books from major publishers and/or bestselling authors that have actionable marketing (and sales) insights, tips, tactics and resources.
Looking for: SaaS founder, leaders, investors, SaaS CEO’s and SaaS marketing experts
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Looking for: Proven SaaS founders & entrepreneurs
The SaaS ARR should be at least $300K (if bootstrapped) or at least $1M (if investor-backed).
They do make exceptions for interviews with founders who have successfully exited or whose business has experienced a major failure. They are also interested in subject matter experts who can teach SaaS founders a hyper-specific topic that hasn’t been covered on the show.
Looking for: SaaS founders that have started, scaled, or successfully exited their SaaS businesses
Short, bite-sized interviews (15 mins)
Visit the website. Click ‘Podcast Guest’ and fill in the form.
Looking for: People involved in the B2B SaaS niche
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Looking for: Fresh perspectives on SaaS trends and topics and out-of-the-box strategies
Podcast gets 120,000+ downloads per month
Looking for: people running bootstrapped software companies
They are unlikely to accept unsolicited requests unless the hosts already know you, or you are well-known to software bootstrappers.
Your chances are higher if you can include links to you already appearing on a podcast or speaking in public.
The contact details are on the about page
Looking for: Developers/software engineers who don’t have a four year Computer Science degree.
The founder is looking for stories from developers who:
There are two main criteria. You:
Women and other people from under-represented groups in tech are encouraged to apply.
Pete has information about how to contact him on the No CS Degree contact page. You can either send an email or fill in a form. He is interested in your key achievements and how you learned.
Looking for: People who build products for WooCommerce or sites for clients. People who understand WooCommerce, the ecosystem and have something to share.
Looking for: WordPress industry-leaders
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Looking for: people who are involved with WordPress plugins
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Looking for: people who are using and making a living with WordPress
Looking for: Women who blog, design, develop, and market in the WordPress community
Looking for: People who built profitable companies built using no code tools
Entrepreneurs who have acquired businesses with up to $2m in annual earnings
Looking for: People who have either bought or sold their online businesses
Email and form available on the contact page.
Looking for: Today’s top creators.
Looking for: Visionaries, culture-makers, and creative forces who shape our world and inform our society
Averaging 8000 downloads every 90 days
You can suggest a guest using the contact page
Looking for: Thought leaders, artists, entrepreneurs. Very selective.
Looking for: The website isn’t clear. He mentions ‘creative tips and business tactics.’ Would recommend listening to a couple of episodes prior to pitching
Looking for: Tips, stories and advice from leaders and creators on ‘how’ they redefined success to help them progress the way they wanted
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Looking for: Retailers, authors and suppliers. They have more criteria on their page
Visit the Be A Podcast Guest page
Looking for: Business that monetizes online content. He’d like for your business to be mature enough to at least support yourself or a small team.
Looking for: People working in media and publishing
Looking for: Information about how you balance the grind
Looking for: They interview a random selection of people all about the tools and techniques they’re using to get things done