Writing for Opensource.com

Opensource.com 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.

Editorial Calendar: Calls for proposals, ideas for articles, monthly themes, and weekly columns

Writing topics: The A to Z list of writing topics for Opensource.com

How to submit your article proposal: Send us your idea!

Article submission and style guide: Learn best practices for writing and submitting articles

Technical style guide: Use when you are writing about technology.

Have more questions? Find us in Freenode IRC #opensource.com or email us: open@opensource.com

Drafts and submissions

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The Opensource.com team provides editorial services and lead images, and will promote content via social media and syndication after publication.

Tips for promoting your Opensource.com articles

Writer's List (mailing list)

Opensource.com periodically sends out calls for proposals and Opensource.com updates to our writers. After you have an article published on Opensource.com, we will send you an invitation to join the list. If you have questions or feedback, email us at open@opensource.com.