Article Submission Guidelines

"Writing for Women in Ecommerce"How to Get Published in Women in Ecommerce – the WECAI SITE!

Having your work included in our publications and online is a great way to gain exposure to new people and markets. It can help you sell your information, products, services or other intellectual endeavors (such as workshops, seminars, and the like). Having your articles appear on our site can give you greater visibility, credibility and help you build your own promotional lists and maximize your exposure both online and offline.


Publishers and visitors interested in publishing articles by the authors listed with the Women in Ecommerce/WECAI and its subsidiaries must contact the author directly. Unless withheld, you will find contact information in the Signature File (resource box listed below the article). Authors and writers are invited to submit their articles to our libraries and our publications. Please read the submission guidelines listed below before submitting any content for inclusion.


Article Title: Up to 150 characters. Article body: 500 to 800 words (approximately).


Author Bio (for the Signature file/resource box): up to 50 words.


Topic Area: Please include the topic or subject area of your article. If the topic area is not suggested we reserve the right to post your submission to the topic area we feel most appropriate. If we cannot discern from your article which area is most suitable, your article stands a good chance of not being accepted.


Article Format: Your article can be submitted in plain text, as a word document or in notepad. You may submit your articles in any typeface as we will apply our own site specific formatting to the article. Keep in mind that anything other than plain text may take longer to review and post simply because we receive dozens of submissions weekly and priority is given to those in plain text. Supplemental materials such as graphs and charts are encouraged as a link back to the origin (not as an attachment).


How to Submit Your Article: The article should be submitted via email to heidi (at) in the BODY of the email message. Unless requested by us, we will not accept articles submitted as attachments to any email message. The subject line should say “Article for ______” and refer to which category you would like to see your article appear.


Author Contact Information: Please include your contact information with your submission. This includes your name, company name (where applicable), your address, website URL and email address. The only contact information we publish online and in our newsletters is the information you provide for the resource box. If you do not wish to have your email address published, do not include it in your resource box. If you do not want to be contacted by The Women in Ecommerce/WECAI Network, please do not submit content to our sites.


Copyright Information: We only accept articles written by the author or copyright holder. Women in Ecommerce adheres to all local, national and international copyright laws. By submitting an article to the one of our sites and/or publications you are granting permission for its use on the website in our resource library (articles), in our member resources area and/or in our magazine and newsletters. If the article is for inclusion to a specific area or for a specific purpose, please state as much when you make your submission. Contributing Authors retain all copyrights to their individual works.


Articles not written by submitter: If you have read an article or other resource you believe would be a good addition to our library, you may forward the article or information to us along with any contact information of the author. If contact info is not available, and we are unable to verify we must decline publishing these to our sites.


Payment: At this time we are not paying for article submissions of any kind.


Please note: We cannot guarantee that we will use your article in our publications or on our blog or web sites. Subscribers – In order to be considered a contributing author to any of our publications, you must be a subscriber. To subscribe, send a message to heidi (at) with “add me to your subscriber list” in the subject line.


We do not publish articles of any kind that are, slanderous, racist, of a pornographic nature or we consider in poor taste.


In addition, when submitting articles, we reserve the right to use the article on our blog and/or in our bi-weekly newsletter. Should we use the article other than the blog, contributing author will be notified in advance.


Note: We are not an article bank. While we welcome articles that have been repurposed from other content and sites, your chances of getting published on our site are greatly improved when the TitLE has been changed AND the article has been edited with at least a 25% change in the content.