Create an online writing portfolio with our website builder designed specifically for writers
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As a writer, you might not have the coding, design or SEO skills it takes to build a website.
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Whether you’re an author, journalist, communications ace, copywriter, content creator, or an aspirational novice, a Writer’s Residence online writing portfolio is the easiest way to showcase and catalog your work.
Your writing portfolio website is just five steps away. Here’s how it works:
Step One. Your Profile.
- Enter your contact details so people can get in touch.
- Add your profile picture, a powerful way to add personality to your portfolio and connect with people in this increasingly virtual world.
- Get your unique url <yourname>.writersresidence.com so people can find you.
Step Two. Customize Your Home Page.
- This is the first page people see when they go to your website and your first chance to show off your writing.
- Introduce yourself and your work; start to cultivate your brand.
- Link to your most impressive writing samples.
- Show off a glowing testimonial from a satisfied customer.
Step Three. Your Writing Samples.
- Add links to your work that’s already been published online.
- Add files in any format from plain text to PDF, sound or video.
- Make your work easier to find by using categories.
- Add extra pages to display testimonials from happy clients, describe different aspects of your work, or tell your readers more.
Step Four. Your Resume.
- Create a winning resume with our resume builder that automatically formats your resume so it meets with industry standards and looks great online.
- Include pre-built sections for your personal statement, experience, education and memberships.
- Impress editors, clients and professional contacts using our pre-configured, professional layout.
Step Five. Your Portfolio, Your Way.
- Choose your theme and colors from our pro-designed templates.
- Change fonts and use other familiar tools to format your page and make your writing shine.
- Select a header image from our gallery or upload one of your own.
Take it to the next level.
- Share your work privately by adjusting the privacy settings, or...
- Be discovered using our simple and effective optimization tools.
- Nail SEO on your key pages with our intuitive, on-screen tooltips that beginners will understand.
- Play around with themes, colors, images, fonts and more.