Getting your short fiction published is as difficult as it is exhilarating. You’ll get rejections but you’ll also get acceptances and eventually even money for your stories!
The trick is to research the markets very carefully, follow all the guidelines of each different publisher when submitting to them, and write the best story you can.
There is a lot more I can (and have) said on this but the intent of this post is to provide you with resources to access markets as well as some websites with great advice. I also recommend getting involved in online writing groups through forums, Facebook, Twitter, etc to find more opportunities.
These services provide you with current submission calls
Active Pages to Follow:
Resources for Creating Fiction Cover Letters: