Submit A Blog

We encourage our members, non-members, volunteers, conference speakers, industry leaders and more to share their corporate travel knowledge by submitting a blog to be featured for ACTEChatter.

When Submitting a Blog Please Ensure that the Following is included:

  1. Please submit your full name. Your title, company and a professional headshot are optional but highly encouraged to be submitted as well.
  2. Make sure all other sources cited in the blog post are hyperlinked to the original source.
  3. Before submitting please read the blog rules below.
  4. Submit all final blogs to Katie Saba at ksaba@acte.org

 

ACTEChatter Blog Submission Criteria

ACTE does reserve the right to decline to publish blogs which do not meet the established criteria:

  1. Blog posts that contain commercial messages, special offers, job offers, product announcements, malicious speech, or solicitation for services will not be accepted.
  2. All defamatory, abusive, profane, threatening, offensive, or illegal materials are strictly prohibited and will be removed; this includes libelous, defamatory, or knowingly false information about another person(s) or organization.
  3. Do not submit a blog post that you would not want the world to see or that you would not want anyone to know came from you. ACTEChatter is public and can be viewed by anyone.
  4. Blogs cannot infringe upon any copyright, trademark, trade secret or patent of any third party. If you quote or excerpt someone’s content, it is your responsibility to provide proper attribution to the original author.
  5. Don’t use ACTEChatter to deceptively obtain personal information. Don’t post content that violates anyone’s privacy, especially personally identifying or confidential information like credit card numbers, social security numbers, or unlisted contact information.
  6. We will not accept blogs that contain editorial content that has been commissioned and paid for by a third party, (either cash or goods in barter), and/or contains paid advertising links.
  7. Comments and contributions to ACTEChatter should be relevant to the topic being discussed. ACTE will remove off-topic posts/comments that do not provide substantive purpose or relevance from ACTEChatter.
  8. Be trustworthy. Be right. When you’re wrong, correct as quickly as possible and be honest about it. Don’t write misleading headlines. Give credit where credit is due by linking, including for copyrighted images.
  9. Build community. This means moderating your blog comments, featuring users’ content on your blog, and interacting with users regularly and in a timely fashion.
  10. ACTE reserves the right to change the wording as deemed appropriate to suit the target ACTE audience

 

ACTE staff defines and determines what is “unacceptable content” on a case-by-case basis, and our definitions are not limited to this list. We reserve the right to change these standards at any time. We also reserve the right to remove links to any content at any time.