This checklist will assist researchers in identifying digital tools and initiatives to select the right journal for their manuscript thereby ensuring the best chance of article acceptance. Publishing research in international peer-reviewed journals is essential for every researcher. Choosing the right journal ensures that the study reaches the target audience at the earliest. A reputable journal will not only help in getting more citations and funding but also enhance ones’ career. High-quality research will be appreciated and will make significant contributions to the research community. Therefore, finding good journals appropriate to the field of research is mandatory. This checklist will aid researchers to identify and work on selecting a reputable journal in the digital age along with finding journal metrics, identifying and avoiding predatory journals. The checklist systematically guides the researchers on points to be considered during the journal selection process.