Tips for Writing Online

Tips for Writing Online

November 2012
TARGET Center
  Man with computer

Ten tips for writing online content. Read the tip sheet and read this HIV.GOV blog. Tips include: 

  1. Assess Value.
  2. Be Brief.
  3. Creating Headlines.
  4. Your Lead.
  5. Main Text (for Longer Articles).
  6. Get Permission To Quote/Attribute/Use Photos.
  7. Repurpose Don’t Plagiarize.
  8. Be a Trusted Source of Information (e.g., 2 Source Rule).
  9. Mechanics Of Posting Content.
  10. Visuals/Graphics.

Also included: suggestions for things to avoid in online writing.

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