ABOUT WHAT | Texas Digital Library invites members to share announcements and stories via our blog. WHEN | We have no specific deadline, but keep in mind that TDL publishes our e-newsletter every other month. Our newsletter schedule is as follows: Jan/Feb, Mar/Apr, May/June, July/Aug, Sept/Oct, Nov/Dec. Our newsletter contains links to blog posts, is sent to 1,000+ subscribers, and usually drops on the last Tuesday of the month. WHERE | https://www.tdl.org/news/ WHEN YOU’RE READY | Please read through the sections below then complete our call for content form when you are ready to get started. Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. LOGISTICS
Posts are published on TDL’s website. Wordpress is our content management system.
TDL reserves the right to make changes to your content for clarity and length. We also reserve the right to repurpose your content for other promotional uses.
TDL staff member will act as a liaison / point of contact for your blog post.
Finalize text and images; adjust formatting as needed.
Develop graphics if needed.
Publish on TDL blog and send link to author.
Promote on social media.
Optional: Depending on our content calendar and needs, we may not be able to publish your blog post in our e-newsletter. Collaborator(s) will: CONTENT
Announcements / stories
Submit as Word documents or links to Google Docs.
Length can vary; 300-500 words is a good rule of thumb.
You are encouraged to include links in your document.
Please check spelling and grammar before submitting.
Send as separate files, not embedded in the document.
Indicate your preferred placement of images in your text and we will do our best to accommodate.
Please send hi-res / largest files size possible.
call for content form when you are ready to get started. Email email@example.com if you have any questions.