Newslibre is a digital media initiative powered by a global volunteer community of passionate writers who share their stories with a wider audience across the globe.
At Newslibre, we believe that there is power in information and people media. We give writers a platform where they can express themselves freely. We welcome all kinds of content from news, entertainment, lifestyle, health, sports and much more. It is the story as told by you.
Our vision for the next 10 years is to empower thousands of writers from different parts of the world to contribute informative content and build a strong writer community that supports each other.
Here’s a simple guide to becoming a Newslibre Global Volunteer Author!
Step 1: Sign up for the Global Volunteer community
To join our community of awesome writers, you need to first sign up through this form. Once we have reviewed your request, you should receive an email from the team in less than two days with the next steps.
Step 2: Creation of an author account
If you are successfully approved, you will then be given an author account on the platform and we will ask you for some extra information so that we can set it up for you. This is the account you will use to log in and submit your articles after learning the basics of our content style, terms and standards.
Step 3: Short training on how to use our platform
We don’t mind if it is your first time writing or you are a seasoned writer, we will assess and show you the ropes on how to use our CMS, SEO and other important concepts depending on your level of proficiency.
Step 4: Publishing content on the website
You are ready to start writing. All content published on the website is reviewed and in some cases edited by our editorial team to meet our quality standards.
When you submit your content to Newslibre, you are acknowledging that you have read and agreed to our terms and content quality standards. That’s it! You’re now part of the Newslibre Global Volunteer Author Community.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):
What happens after I’ve submitted my story for review?
After you submit your story, it is queued and an editor is assigned to review and publish it.
How long will it take for my story to be published?
We do our best to publish stories as quickly as possible— but sometimes our average turnaround can be a few hours or a day depending on workload.
How long should my story be?
We have found that our community loves to read stories that are at least more than 600 words.
Can I publish the stories that I published elsewhere?
Yes, of course, but we highly advise that you let us know first because we have to edit the content and make sure we are not penalized by Google for duplicating content. You also confirm that you have permission to cross-post the content.
What topics can I write about?
Topics or categories of content to explore include (but are not limited to): news, technology, entertainment (movies, TV shows, anime etc.), lifestyle, auto, sports, health, business, digital marketing, stories, community-driven stories or news.
Sail beyond the stars – Let your imagination and creativity guide you.
How often can I write?
As often as you like, every second, every minute, every day, totally up to you!
Do I grow in the community?
Yes. You will gradually grow in the community based on merit and output. You could become a volunteer representative, chapter lead, mentor, etc and recognition for your achievements.
Last Update: 7th July, 2022