Do I Start
on my Writer's Website?
Start with you—
you are and what you know—
then Put Your Brain
OnLine to the
Here are the steps to
get you started:
What is your platform?
Who are you? What do you know? Why should
people care? More...
2. Your site’s
How can you help readers?
Define it in one sentence. More...
3. Your audience
As with any publication, you must know
your readers. More...
4. Your site's design
A website is not a collection of articles
like a magazine, or of chapters like a book. Its
design is quite different. More...
5. What makes a good web
Writing web pages is a new skill unlike writing
or guidebook pages. You must write Optimized
Hypertext™ with search
engine optimization in mind. More...
Do-it-yourself or hire a web designer?
If computers don't scare you, you
can do much of the work yourself. If they do,
work with a website designer. More...
7. Finding a web designer
We've all heard stories of website
design disasters, but far fewer stories of
successful collaborations. Why? More...
8. Website hosting
A web host is the computer
server that puts your website on the Internet.
There are good hosts
Which is right for you? More...
9. Illustrations on your website
Your writing may benefit greatly from
color images, diagrams, charts and illustrations.
Put them online and they become your own worldwide
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