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Articles on welcomes article proposals from the open source community on a range of topics, including open source software, hardware, projects, and open methodologies. Our mission is to tell the stories of the variety of roles open source plays in international communities.

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We do not accept or publish press releases, white papers, or paid content. We are happy to work with open source community members in a range of roles and with all levels of experience, with first-time writers, and non-native English speakers.

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If you think you have a great story to tell, experience to share, or advice to give on a topic, submit your proposal using the webform below. We review all submissions within 5 business days, but please allow 1-2 weeks for a response from the editorial team.

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For more information about writing for us, see our article submission guide.