What can I syndicate digitally?
Anything under the section "Original Content" can be syndicated digitally for free!
What can I edit before syndicating digitally?
You can write your own headlines and subheads, of course, but you cannot otherwise edit our material, except to reflect relative changes in time or location, or to make minor adjustments for editorial style. Substantial edits, including cuts or additions, are not permitted. Please send an email to
com for questions on this front.
Can I use your images?
Many images used by The Xylom are obtained from
Unsplash. According to the
"All photos published on Unsplash can be used for free. You can use them for commercial and noncommercial purposes. You do not need to ask permission from or provide credit to the photographer or Unsplash, although it is appreciated when possible."
We have clearly marked which pictures are obtained using the Unsplash license on their captions.
Otherwise, the images may be provided by the author(s) of the article(s). You are responsible for obtaining permission for any images not produced by The Xylom or by the Unsplash community.
What can I NOT do?
not permitted to sell our material, redistribute our articles to other publishers for free, or lift our articles .from, or credit our articles to, other sites where you may find them. The Xylom must always be credited clearly and prominently as the publisher of origin.
You are also
not permitted to syndicate all of our articles; you need to select stories to be republished individually.
If you republish our material, your site must include a prominent and effective way to contact you. T
he Xylom reserves the right to revoke syndication permission to any publisher at any time and for any reason.
How do I credit you?
Unless otherwise discussed with Alex, Founder and Editor, you must clearly and directly credit The Xylom as the publisher of origin for the material, and link back to either our home page or the article URL.
Similarly, the name of the author or creator of the material must be displayed at or near the top of the page.
If your CMS or site style permits it, including our logo, available here, is always appreciated, too.
How do I let you know that I intend to syndicate your article(s)?
You should send an email to
email@example.com with email subject "Your Article Got Syndicated!" within 3 business days of your republishing effort.
clearly state your organization, and provide a
color version of your logo in PNG format. By attaching the logo, you hereby acknowledge that it will be displayed on our "As Featured On" section of our website and promotional material.
Do I have to pay to syndicate your stories?
We negotiate this on a case-by-case basis, depending on your site/ publication's circulation, budget, and audience. Currently, we aim to split your syndication fee with the contributor at a 50/ 50 rate.
Can I syndicate an article in print?
If you are interested in syndicating a story in print, please email us at
gmail.com with email subject "Request for syndicating [Name of Story] in Print" to obtain permission.
Can you help us produce stories for our organization?
Sure! We work with selected partners to produce or adapt stories from events. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the title: "Would You Help Us Produce Stories?" and we will review your request. Please include any date/ deadline, location, scope, and topic involved, as well as background information of your organization. Prices start at 0.25 USD per word for each finished story, and will be negotiated during the production process. Nonprofit or academic organizations may receive a discount.
Please note that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have to be very selective with requests to ensure the safety of our team and the highest quality of stories produced.