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Content is vital on the Web, and there are lots of ways to get it. This subject listing will give you ideas on what to write, as well as tips on writing better, and editing your Web site. Writing techniques for the Web. Get ideas for content and free content services. Learn how to improve your Web writing and read essays about the Web.
  1. Content Management
  2. Copyright Issues on the Web
  3. Free Content (5)
  4. Writing (20)
  5. Localization (25)
  6. Weblogs (19)
  7. eLearning (3)

What is Web Content?
Web content is the information and pictures that we come to read and view on Web pages. When a customer comes to a website, they don't care about the HTML or how the page is built, they just want to be able to read and look at the page with minimal distractions. Understanding what Web content is is critical to learning how to build great Web pages.

Stop Optimizing Old Content and Start Adding New Content
Writing more content is the best way to get search engines to notice you without getting any penalties for trying to game their systems. And the benefit to more content is that there's more for your readers to enjoy. So go get writing!

What Web content technique are you bored of?
There are lots of techniques suggested for creating Web content. Some have stood the test of time and others have become boring and cliched. What techniques are you tired of seeing on Web pages?

Do You Write Multi-Page Web Articles? Why or Why Not?
There are many theories on whether writing a long Web page is better than splitting it up into multiple short pages. I have written for the Web in both ways, and I prefer keeping my articles all on one page. Find out what other readers do for long articles and share your own decisions.

What to Write About - What are Some Great Ideas for Web Page Content
Coming up with what to write a Web page about can be hard. There are lots of pages out there and most topics have been covered already. About.com readers share some of their favorite ideas for content for Web pages.

Where Do You Go For Inspiration or a Fresh Perspective - Getting Insp…
It can be difficult for freelancers, especially those who work alone to come up with new ideas or get different perspectives on their work. Learn how other designers do it and share some of your own stories of brainstorming success or failure.

Wikis, Blogs, Weblogs, Web pages: Who CARES?
A website is a website is a website, whether it's a wiki, a blog, or something else. Why do many people get upset with the definition of their site when they should be worrying about what's on it and who's reading it.

Web Criticism
Criticism doesn't have to be harsh or mean, and it can do a lot to help people improve their Web pages. But criticism is only useful if it's constructive. And these tips will help you provide constructive criticism when you're evaluating Web sites.

6 Ways to Get Unblocked
Web designers, like any creative person, can suffer from writers block. But because of our work, there are many ways you can learn to deal with the blocks and get unstuck. These six suggestions have worked for me to get new design ideas in the past and will work again.

What to Write About
On the Web, content is what keeps people at your site, but sometimes it's hard to think what to write about.

Writing Web Pages that Meet Your Customers' Goals
Most Web pages are intended to answer a question or assist a customer with something. But if you're answering the wrong questions, you can end up annoying your customers more than you help them. Make sure that your content is focused on the goals of your customers, not the goals of your marketing department.

CMS
A definition of the term content as it applies to Web sites.

Content is King
Content is important to create a Web page people will return to. Learn how to create good content.

8 Fresh Content Ideas - website-content-providers.com
Here are 8 ways you can add content to your website without a lot of cost or effort.

Forget Brainstorming
Do you find brainstorming in a group difficult? You're not alone. If you're trying to come up with creative solutions to problems or just want to get a new idea for a web design you're working on, the suggestions in this article can really help.

How to Use Google Instant for Brainstorming
Coming up with new ideas to write about can be tricky. And brainstorming by yourself can also be difficult. But with the new Google Instant search you can play with the search results to get ideas to write about. Here are four ways you can use Google Instant to help you come up with content ideas and blog posts to write about.

Dating Web Page Content
Dates on web pages seem like a useful thing, especially to students who need them for their citations. But dates can cause more problems for websites because, like buying a new car, a dated web page depreciates in value the day after it goes live. By not putting a date on content, and instead keeping all content up-to-date, your site will have...

Online Quizzes—Pros and Cons
Quizzes are a great way to generate interactivity on your website, but they can cause problems too. Before you go out and set up a ton of quizzes on your website, you should know what this can mean for your site.

Best Free Online Quiz Tools
Quizzes can help get your customers excited to use your site, but they can be difficult to create by hand. These free tools will help you create quizzes on your blog or website. And best of all, they are free.

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