Submit your story

Submit your story

Stories on

We welcome submissions that tell a story about how open source software, hardware, and/or methodologies were used to create, build, design, and/or inspire an open source project.

Article submission

If you would like to submit your article for review by our editorial staff, email your submission, including your account username, to If you have not yet created an account, register here.

Articles are typically between 500 - 1000 words.

The content on is licensed under Creative Commons ShareAlike. If you do not wish to do the same for your work, please note your preference.

The editorial team provides copy editing as well as more robust editing services as needed.

Editorial process

  1. Send your submission to Include the license for your work and your username for your account. To register for an account, visit:
  2. The editorial team will review your submission and respond with next steps.
  3. If your submission is approved for publication, revisions may be needed. The editorial team will make copy edits and more in-depth suggestions if needed.
  4. The author will need to approve or make any needed revisions.
  5. Articles ready for publication will typically be published within 2-3 weeks of final revision.

Become a contributorContact

Monthly contributor

If you have successfully published an article on, consider becoming a monthly contributor.

  1. Email your request to
  2. Include your username and link to the article(s) published.
  3. The editorial team will contact you with further instructions.

Community Moderator

As an established monthly contributor, you may be elegible for our Community Moderator role.