Frequently Asked Questions

  1. General
  • What is ArticlesHosts?
  • ArticlesHosts is a free article directory where you can submit and find articles. You can publish your articles for free or find content for your website, ezine, or newsletter.
  • Is ArticlesHosts only available in English?
  • Yes.
  • May I publish articles I find on ArticlesHosts on my website?
  • You may add articles to your website as long as you comply with our Terms of Use. Our TOS basically states that you must keep full author credit with all its respective links, a link to, must keep the article intact (no editing) and keep all links active.

  • Does it cost money to submit articles to ArticlesHosts?
  • No, we do not charge for article publication or pay for submitted content. We run advertising on our site to help us keep the site running free of charge.
  • How can I contact the author of an article?
  • When you are on the article page, click "Contact Author" at the bottom of the page.

  • I'd like to advertise on ArticlesHosts. Who should I contact?
  • Currently we are not adding new advertisements to our site, but you are welcome to try one of the following options:
    1. Use Google Adwords site targeting and choose our site for your pay-per-click ads; or
    2. Open an account on, publish articles on your chosen subject(s), and insert details about your business, contact details, and a link to your site into your Author Bio.
      Publishing articles on is free.
  • Does ArticlesHosts have a link exchange program?
  • At the present time, we don’t have a link exchange program, however you are welcome to subscribe and publish articles on your subject of choice, and include a link to your website in the Author's Bio section.
  • Registration, Login, and Profile Information
    • How do I edit my Author Bio?
    • Log in to your account at with your e-mail address and password, go to Edit info and edit your Author Bio.

    • How can I suggest a new article category?
    • We will take your suggestions into consideration. For suggesting a new category; send notification through contact us.

      In the meantime, we suggest you look for a similar or more general category for your articles. You may change the article's category at any time.

  • Submitting Articles
    • Will I receive payment for my submitted articles?
    • No, at we provide a free resource for both publishers and readers.
    • How long does it take to have my articles reviewed?
    • Your article will be approved immediately.
    • How can I find where my article has been republished?
    • We recommend using Google and Yahoo to search for copies of your articles. You should conduct a search in the follow format:

      “title of your article” +source +ArticlesHosts

      Here is a live example that returns republished articles of the article entitled “Bluetooth Phones: Go Wireless With Assurance” by Bradley Ben.
    • I Googled my name, but when I clicked on the results I was redirected to another author's article. Why is that?
    • On each article page, ArticlesHosts publishes links related to that article. Google must have found your name in the Related Articles section of the article.
    • How do I place links in my articles?
    • If your enter URLs in the form of they will not become auto linked.

      If you wish to have a keyword link, you will need to use the following HTML code:

      <a href="">keyword</a>
    • Which HTML tags do you allow?
    • We currently only allow the following HTML tags:
      <br />, <p>, <b>, <i>, <u>, <a href>
    • How do I change my article's category?
    • In order to change the category of an article, log in to your account at with your e-mail and password, go to "View/Edit Articles" and click "Edit" by the article whose category you'd like to change. In the next screen, browse through the categories, select the desired category, and save your changes.

    • Can my article be submitted to more than one category?
    • No, it cannot. Please submit each article only once. Multiple submissions of the same article will result in its removal.

    • How do I edit or insert a link into my article or bio?
    • When logged in, go to "View/Edit Articles" and click "Edit" by the article you'd like to edit. On the next screen, make sure the Rich Text Editor is turned to "On" (you'll be able to view the button toolbar).

      Mark the word or phrase you'd like to transform into a link and click on the "Insert/Edit Link" button (shaped like a horizontal 8) located on the toolbar next to the green image button. On the next screen, insert the link address (without quotation marks). Save and publish the article.

    • How can I remove or delete an article that I've submitted?
    • If you'd like to delete an article from ArticlesHosts, click on "View/Edit Articles", and click the "Remove" button by the article you'd like to delete. You will need to confirm that you would like to indeed delete the article. Once you have deleted the article, it cannot be retrieved.

      If you would like to remove the article but keep it on the site for future publication, click on "View/Edit Articles", and click the "Edit" button by the article you'd like to remove. Scroll down and click on "Save Draft". You will be able to republish the article at a later date.

    • Why was my article rejected?
    • Chances are your article was rejected because it violated one of our submission guidelines. If you think your article has been unfairly rejected, feel free to contact us and we will take another look.
  • Statistics
    • What's the "Views"?
    • The number of views appearing in the "Views" column is the total number of views your article has received since it was submitted.

  • Copyright Issues
    • I see my article on ArticlesHosts, but I did not submit it myself. I own all the rights. What should I do?
    • Please contact us and send us the link to the plagiarized article on AritclesBase, as well as your original link.

    • I found one of my articles republished without the proper credit or links. What should I do?
    • If you have contacted them and they have not corrected the error after a few days, you can contact the site's ISP and ask them to have the article removed.

  • Errors and Problems
    • I have received an error with the word "SMARTY" in it. What should I do?
    • You seem to have encountered a temporary technical problem. Try restarting your browser. If the problem persists, contact us.
    • I received a "No Cookies" error on Internet Explorer. How do I fix it?
    • Open your Explorer and go to "Tools -> Internet options".Under the "Privacy" tab click on "Advanced" and uncheck the "override automatic cookie handling" button. Click "OK" and "OK". Close the browser and open it before trying again.