The Basics
  • What type of tutorial should I write?

    Technical tutorials with code. Check out the "Example blog posts" section below for previously published posts.

  • Does my post have to use Twilio?

    Most tutorials involve one or more of Twilio's APIs.

  • How do I get started as a PHP developer?

    Email Marcus Battle (mbattle@twilio.com) with some information about yourself and what topics you'd want to write about.

  • How do I get started as a Python developer?

    Email Miguel Grinberg (mgrinberg@twilio.com). Include examples of other technical content you've written and your initial ideas of what you'd want to write.

  • How do I get started as a JavaScript developer?

    Fill in the form found at http://twil.io/contributor-application and our JavaScript editor Ashley Boucher will get in touch with you. Link to form.

  • How do I get started as a C#/.NET developer?

    Email AJ Saulsberry (asaulsberry@twilio.com) with examples of what you've previously written and what you are interested in teaching to other developers.

Frequently Asked Questions
  • How much do I get paid for each post?

    $500 for each publish post. You can publish as many posts as you can code and write.

  • Can I also publish the post on my own blog or on Medium?

    Yes, as along as the places you publish it other than the Twilio blog contain a canonical reference meta tag back to the Twilio post.

  • Does my post have to include code?

    Yes! The Twilio blog is read by developers who want to build what you built, and it's way easier to do that if you provide code in the post.

  • What is Developer Voices?

    Developer Voices is our program for developers to write and publish programming tutorials for the Twilio blog. The current session is closed, but we'd love to have you in the next – click the red button!

  • What's the Twilio blog?

    Twilio's blog publishes programming tutorials for software developers. Some tutorials use Twilio services while others are general programming walkthroughs. Read the Twilio blog.

  • Is there a review process before publishing?

    Yes. Our Developer Evangelism team will perform both a voice and tech review so the published result is your best work.