Content Publishing

Get content published through MESA. We make it easy for your existing or new content to get seen by thousands of industry professionals.

Become an Influencer: 

Gain followers with this thought-leadership program. MESA will automatically post news to your twitter and/or LinkedIn profiles. All you have to do is sign up! Learn more.  

Submit News & Events:

MESA's News posting section is a great place for you to market your organization on our website.  It's simple to do:

1. Log on to the website,, with your username and password

2. Select the "Self-Service Site" link

3. Click on "Add a News Posting"

4. Complete the form and "Submit for Approval".  

Submit Content:

  • Review this flowchart to see how MESA content gets developed and where you fit in. 
  • Help MESA's Working Groups build their research by submitting whitepapers, research, case studies, etc. Send to Brandy Richardson at The content may be used in a whitepaper or other published piece by MESA.
  • Get dedicated promotion of your content. Submit case studies, whitepapers, videos, inforgraphics, etc. to MESA's Smart Story Awards anytime of the year. Your content will be added to MESA's Resource Library and shared on social media. 

Blog Post Guidelines: 

Blog once, or blog as many times as you'd like...we're happy to help you brainstorm on topics to cover. Our only rules are no commercialism and try to talk about a topic that hasn't been covered already. 

Use the guideline below to craft your blog and send to If you have any questions, please email Megan Calles at or contact MESA Headquarters.

  • Format: Word document or within an email
  • Images: Author can include up to 3 images. Please format for web for easy upload. Suggested size is 350px wide and 200px high (or smaller). Images can have captions up to 100 words long. Author must have ownership of the images, or, if using outside images please provide the appropriate copyright/reference in caption.
  • Layout: (from top down) See examples in current blog posts 
    • Title 
    • Subtitle (optional)
    • By 'name of author', a member of MESA International (or relation to MESA or volunteer within a MESA group)
    • Body and images (350 to 750 words)
    • Related sources: MESA whitepaper #48 (Any MESA resource or other MESA post that is related to the topic, please hyperlink to it.)
    • Bio: 150 word or less bio on the author with or without picture 
    • Meta tags: Please include 5 tags that have to do with the blog post. (i.e. change management, MES, cloud security, etc.)
  • Promotion: 
    • Please include your company and/or personal social network handles so we can cross promote. 
    • Please connect us to your company's PR representative, marketing director, or intranet/employee news representative so that we can send them a note about the author's thought leadership post for MESA.
  • Suggestions: 
    • Hyperlink industry terms to definitions
    • Hyperlink company names
    • Hyperlink people mentioned to their Linkedin Profiles if possible
We will review your blog and get back to you with edits. Please give us 2-3 weeks to get the blog ready and added to our promotion schedule. 

Speaking Opportunities and How to Represent MESA:

If you'd like to become a speaker, please fill out this short entry form

To see some of the topics and types of speaking opportunities, review this Speaker Pricing sheet and the MESA at Your Event page. 

MESA can provide presentations and research that you can either add to your presentation, or add one of your case studies to it. We can help edit and will review the final draft to make it peer-reviewed and ensure that it is noncommercial. 

Content Labeling:

MESA Peer Reviewed:

"MESA Peer Reviewed" is a label for content created and/or edited by MESA Working Groups which is considered consistent and complementary to the documentation produced by MESA.


MESA Member 'Point of View':

All content submitted by members will be labeled by default "Member Point of View" which means it has not gone through a peer review process and may not represent the consensus point of view from the MESA organization contained in content produced by MESA Working Groups.