Guest posting today is very different from what it used to be a few years back. As it often is, adversity brought out the best in practice – Google’s uncompromising attitude towards guest blogging as a means of getting cheap links turned it from an often spammy practice into an accepted way of improving your ranking and increasing visibility of your blog. Today guest posting is a fully legitimate tool in every self-respecting blogger’s arsenal. However, finding the right guest blogging opportunities may be difficult, especially if you haven’t done it before. So how does one go about it? In this article, we describe 5 things for successful guest posting in 2017.