Write for Us

Enjoy writing tech articles or have an interesting project you want to show off? If so, read on...

At Stack Abuse we're always looking to publish high quality content, which is why we've decided to open up the site for submissions from anyone.

Topics

We encourage you to submit articles surrounding the following topics:

  • Node.js
  • JavaScript (React, Vue, etc)
  • Python
  • MEAN Stack
  • AI
  • Unix Commands/Programming

Broader topics are welcome (like "Cloning Twitter with Node.js and MongoDB"), but are subject to approval. Please be sure to submit your ideas for approval before submitting the actual article.

Writing Guidelines

When writing your content, be sure to adhere to the following Dos and Don'ts:

Dos

  • Do write make sure your content is interesting and unique
  • Do write articles with a minimum of 1000 words
  • Do include relevant links to other Stack Abuse articles when possible
  • Do use images and screenshots when appropriate
  • Do ensure your article has good grammar and punctuation
  • Do write your articles using Markdown
  • Do include an introduction and conclusion

Don'ts

  • Don't use this as an opportunity to boost your own site's SEO
  • Don't submit a spun or copied article

The Process

Before you go and spend your valuable time writing a 2000 word article, make sure you know the writing process first to avoid getting rejected. It goes something like this:

  1. Contact us about writing an article and submit 2-3 samples of your prior work
  2. Choose a topic from our list above
  3. Work with us to create an outline
  4. Write
  5. Submit for editing
  6. Publish

We reserve the write to edit your article as necessary before publishing, although all changes will be run by you first.

Get Paid

We're more than happy to pay you to write, as long as you follow the guidelines on this page and submit high-quality, helpful articles. All articles are subject to approval, and we reserve the right to edit as needed before publishing. For more information about payment, feel free to contact us.

Contact

Please send all ideas, questions, and requests to scott@stackabuse.com and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.