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How To Pitch: Nerve.com

Pick up bylines at this website focused on pop culture and love

- June 29, 2012
[EDITOR'S NOTE: We are currently updating this article with the cooperation of the publication's editors. In the meantime, please use these pitching guidelines with caution as some information listed may be outdated.]

Unique monthly visitors: 1.3 million
Monthly page views 6 million
Special issues: None

Background: Launched in 1997, Nerve.com aims to cover love, sex and culture in "a smarter way than most print magazines on the same subjects," said former editor Peter Smith. "A lot of media targeted at our demographic falls back on lowest-common-denominator, 'us vs. them' clichés about gender and love; we try to be more honest about that stuff. Our readers are smart and insightful and don't want to be fed a lot of conventional wisdom. For the most part, they're in a post-college, pre-marriage life stage."...

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