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Guides for Writers, Poets, and Artists

The Basics

Basic Guide for New Users
Notes to Writers (our general advice to writers)
Glossary of Terms & Definitions used at Duotrope

Searching for Markets

Guide to Running Searches
Video Running a literary fiction search

Control Panel (individual subscribers and group members only)

Quick Guide to your Control Panel
Guide to Managing your List of Pieces
Guide to Reporting Submissions and using your Submissions Tracker
Guide to Managing your Favorites List & Ignore List
Guide to Tracking Themes & Deadlines
Guide to Saved Searches

Guides for Teachers

Teachers' Guide to Duotrope

Guides for Editors

Policies for Editors (how to make the best of your relationship with Duotrope)
Our Criteria for Listings & How To Request a Listing
Glossary of Terms & Definitions used at Duotrope (know all the possible options for your listing)