Do you have valuable advice or information that you'd like to share with the Ferrigno FIT community? Send us your article. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Include your name, a brief bio, photo/headshot, email address, and article. Review this Submission Policy in its entirety before submitting your materials. Please note that we receive a large number of submissions and cannot respond to each one. However, we will contact you should we decide to publish your article.
1 - All facts and assertions must be supported by a credible source. Here is a list of sites we find credible:
- Pew Research
- Mayo Clinic
- Center for Disease Control
- World Health Organization
- Food and Drug Administration
- Medical News Today
- American College of Sports Medicine
- National Academy of Sports Medicine
- Harvard Health
- National Institutes of Health
- Mental Health America
- Psychology Today
2 - "May I use sources not listed above?" Yes. Other sources are allowed as long as they meet the quality of the ones listed above.
3 - "Do citations need to be in the form of a hyperlink or mentioned in the text?" As long as a link to the study/article or mention of the related study/article is included, that is sufficient. Whichever best suits your style and the article at hand is preferred.
4 - "What tone do you prefer?" Conversational. Accessible. Informal.
5 - "Is there a target audience?" The goal of our content is to educate and inform, regardless of the demographic. Address the topic from an objective, gender-neutral point of view.
CONTENT SUBMISSION AGREEMENT
Upon your submission, you agree to abide, and that you are bound, by this Content Submission Agreement.
1 - You and/or anyone giving you permission to use the materials will retain all rights, title, and interest in the submitted materials not granted herein to Ferrigno FIT under copyright law. You will be credited appropriately for your contribution.
2 - You agree that Ferrigno FIT has no obligation of confidentiality or limitation of use on the submitted materials, notwithstanding any captions or markings attached to the materials. Ferrigno FIT has the right to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in the submitted materials.
3 - You agree that by submitting materials to Ferrigno FIT, you grant Ferrigno FIT and its distributors permission to use, copy, adapt, edit, modify, merge, reproduce, translate, publicly and digitally display and/or perform and redistribute the submitted materials in any form now known or later developed, and that you have the authority to grant these rights to Ferrigno FIT.
4 - You warrant that the submitted materials do not infringe on the intellectual property rights of any third party and that you have received written permission to use any third party materials included in your submitted article to Ferrigno FIT.
5 - You agree to defend, reimburse, and hold harmless Ferrigno FIT, and all persons acting under Ferrigno FIT's permission or authority, against any and all, claims, damages, costs, or other expenses that arise out of your or your organization's failure to meet the obligations of this Policy.
6 - Ferrigno FIT is not obligated to use, in any form, any materials submitted by you.
7 - Ferrigno FIT is not obligated to provide compensation for your submission.
BY SUBMISSION OF YOUR MATERIALS YOU INDICATE YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THE TERMS ABOVE AND CERTIFY THAT (1) YOU HAVE READ THIS CONTENT SUBMISSION AGREEMENT AND AGREE TO ITS TERMS AND (2) YOU WILL DISCLOSE AND DELIVER MATERIALS TO FERRIGNO FIT IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TERMS OUTLINED ABOVE. ALL MATERIALS SUBMITTED BY YOU TO FERRIGNO FIT, OR DISCUSSIONS BETWEEN YOU AND FERRIGNO FIT RELATING TO THE SUBMITTED MATERIALS, SHALL BE GOVERNED BY THIS POLICY.