Get published by Linode.
Get paid. Earn $100 per article, if it is accepted for publication.
We're expanding the Linode Library, and we want you to help! If you like writing, teaching people how to use Linux, and money, we want to hear from you. The guidelines are below.
Submit your own topic, or choose from the list of open topics we want to add to the Linode Library:
Each article is worth $100 if it is accepted for publication.
These authors got their articles published and $100. You could be next.
We will pay you $100 per article that is accepted for publication, in cash via PayPal, or as Linode credit. Note that submitting an article is not a guarantee of publication. After you submit it, we will let you know if your article has been accepted.
Use the style guide. While you're writing, make sure your content is:
Want to make sure you don't waste time writing a long article we can't use? Submit a writing sample first, to librarysubmissions @ linode.com.
Submit your article to librarysubmissions @ linode.com as a plain text or reStructuredText file attachment. Writing samples are welcome as well.
Got images? Attach them as .png or .jpg files. If an image is over 650 pixels wide, please send both the original and a 650-pixel-wide version.
Once you've submitted your article, here's what you can expect:
COPYRIGHT OWNERSHIP. Writer agrees that the Work is being created by the writer for the Linode Digital Library and that each form of Work is being created by the writer as a “work made for hire” under the United States Copyright Act and, at all stages of development, the Work shall be and remain the sole and exclusive property of Linode. At Linode's sole, absolute and unfettered discretion, Linode may make any changes in, deletions from, or additions to the Work.
CREDIT. Nothing contained in this Agreement shall be deeded to require Linode to use the Work, or any part thereof, in connection with the Digital Library or otherwise. Credit for the Work shall read "This is a Linode Community guide by author "writer's name"."
PAYMENT. Upon publication of a submission to the Linode Digital Library, the writer will be paid the sum of $100.00 either in the form of a credit to their Linode account or as an electronic payment.
This guide is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 United States License.
Last edited by Bobbi L on Tuesday, March 18th, 2014 (r4336).