Newsroom Guides


These documents explain how to participate in the Global Voices newsroom.

How to Set Up Your Own Email Newsletter

Email newsletters continue to be an important way for news organizations to distribute their stories and engage with their audiences. And, because it's possible to precisely observe how recipients engage…

GV Reddit Posting Guide

Reddit is a user-generated community site whose mission is: “to help people discover places where they can be their true selves, and empower our community to flourish”.

Is This a Potential Global Voices Partnership?

Do you have an organization in mind to partner with? Please fill out this form.

The Art of Writing Short Posts

You don't have to spend days and days on a long post — unless you want to! We can also write short posts between 100 and 300 words.

How to Write for GV

This guide explains best practices for writing and reporting a GV story.

Toolbox for Contributors

Want to write a great headline or a lead? This page is a must-read for GV writers.

Toolbox for Editors

This page contains information for editors on writing stories, partnerships, accessing Google analytics and crossposting.

Style Guide

This is a reference document for all authors, translators and editors to help the community ensure high editorial standards across the entire GV site.

Welcome to New Authors

This document explains our mission and how our community works.

The Bridge

Guidelines for The Bridge, Global Voices’ original writing section.

Global Voices on Social Media

This page lists all official GV accounts and explains the code we follow while posting to them.


This page is for editors interested in building media or content-related partnerships.

GV Face

GV Face is the Global Voices Hangout series, where we discuss trending topics from citizen and social media around the world.

Edit Flow

Authors, editors and translators use Edit Flow's Notifications and Editorial Comments boxes in WordPress to communicate about story editing.

Commenting Guidelines

Comments on GV main are automatically moderated through Disqus, a comment moderation tool.