Our Listings By the Numbers

7,047

That's the number of current* markets that we list!
They break down as follows:


Categories

  Fiction: 4,494
  Nonfiction: 4,579
  Poetry: 3,540
  Visual Art: 1,363

Media

  Audio Publication: 121
  Electronic Publication: 4,089
  Print Publication: 3,920
  Video Publication: 41

Countries

  United States: 5,072
  United Kingdom: 860
  Canada: 362
  International: 353
  Australia: 131
  Ireland: 54
  India: 32
  New Zealand: 21
  Netherlands: 13
  South Africa: 11
  Singapore: 10
  Hong Kong: 8
  France: 7
  Germany: 7
  Japan: 7
  Spain: 6
  Israel: 5
  Italy: 5
  Mexico: 5
  Sweden: 5
  Denmark: 4
  Austria: 3
  Greece: 3
  Iceland: 3
  Nigeria: 3
  Norway: 3
  Pakistan: 3
  Romania: 3
  China: 2
  Croatia: 2
  Czech Republic: 2
  Hungary: 2
  Indonesia: 2
  Philippines: 2
  Poland: 2
  Turkey: 2
  Afghanistan: 1
  Algeria: 1
  Argentina: 1
  Belgium: 1
  Bhutan: 1
  Bosnia and Herzegovina: 1
  Bulgaria: 1
  Colombia: 1
  Costa Rica: 1
  Estonia: 1
  Finland: 1
  Ghana: 1
  Jamaica: 1
  Kenya: 1
  Kuwait: 1
  Lithuania: 1
  Luxembourg: 1
  Malaysia: 1
  Mauritius: 1
  Nepal: 1
  Nicaragua: 1
  Portugal: 1
  Slovakia: 1
  Slovenia: 1
  Taiwan: 1
  Trinidad and Tobago: 1
  Virgin Islands (U.S.): 1
Note: We only list markets that accept submissions in English.
Also, unless otherwise noted, the markets listed with us accept international submissions.

Genres

  General: 3,918
  Action-Adventure: 92
  Erotica: 75
  Fantasy: 710
  Horror: 435
  Mystery/Crime: 497
  Romance: 268
  Science Fiction: 670
  Suspense/Thriller: 459
  Western: 44
  Open to All/Most Genres: 590
These genres are also further divided into subgenres. See our Glossary for more information.

Payscale (by max. paid)

  Professional: 757
  Semi-Pro: 371
  Token: 103
  Non-paying: 1,946
  Pays royalties: 665

Types/Lengths

  Flash Fiction: 2,065
  Short Story: 2,609
  Novelette: 487
  Novella: 293
  Novel Excerpt: 188
  Story Collection: 269
  Novel: 561

Writing Styles

Open: 4,445
Absurdist: 35
Dark: 160
Experimental: 477
Humorous: 305
Literary: 3,692
Mainstream: 1,881
Minimalist: 43
Pulp: 26
Quirky: 76
Realist: 43
Satirical: 53
Surrealist: 90
Transgressive: 42

Listing Types

Journals, Magazines, and Online Publications: 2,355
Literary Agents and Agencies: 874
Publishers, Imprints, and Press Series: 561
Contests, Competitions, and Prizes: 560
Anthologies and Anthology Series: 144

Topics

Open to All/Most: 3,879
Agriculture/Agricultural Sciences: 4
Children/Family: 14
Film/Television: 8
Folklore/Mythology: 80
Geography: 1
Health/Medicine: 38
History: 29
Law/Juridical Science: 2
Lifestyle: 22
Literature/Books: 19
Mathematics: 2
Music: 12
Nature/Environment: 72
Performing Arts: 4
Philosophy: 11
Place/Regions: 262
Politics/Political Science: 52
Religion/Spirituality: 97
Science: 15
Seasons/Holidays: 7
Sexuality/Gender: 181
Society/Culture: 277
Sports/Recreation: 11
Style/Beauty: 1
Technology: 12
Travel: 26
Visual Arts: 10
Other: 733
These topics are also further divided into subtopics. See our Glossary for more information.


See our Glossary for more information about our terms & definitions.

Note: Some markets will fall under multiple categories in the lists above.

* These numbers only include active markets; that is, markets that are still actively publishing and/or accepting submissions. We have also listed 11,072 other markets that are now closed, believed to be defunct, or that don't qualify for listings.