Learning to write clearly and effectively is an ongoing process. There are many books teaching
general writing skills (rather than specific writing for websites). Here are several:
On Writing Well – The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction, William Zinsser, HarperPerennial, ISBN 0060891548
One of the most highly-recommended writing guides.
New & secondhand
Associated Press Guide to News Writing, Rene Cappon, McMillan, ISBN 0768919797
News writing is a valuable skill, and relates to much of online writing. New & secondhand
Getting the Word Right – How to Rewrite, Edit & Revise, Theodore Rees Cheney, Writer’s Digest Books, ISBN 089879420X
Revision and editing are frequently overlooked in the writing process. Secondhand
Writer’s Digest Handbook of Magazine Article Writing, ed: Jean Fredette, Writer’s Digest Books, ISBN 1582973342
Magazine-style writing skills apply to much online writing. New & secondhand |
Previous edition secondhand
The Christian Writer’s Manual of Style, Ed: R Hudson, Zondervan, ISBN 0310487714
A detailed style guide – though note that you can view other free style guides online. New & secondhand
Confessions of an Advertising Man, David Ogilvy, MacMillan
– this classic will help any Christian communicator, even though Ogilvy’s career was based in advertising. Secondhand paperback |
This book may be available on Kindle, but depending on publisher’s licensing agreement, download availability may be only from
the Amazon store in your own country or region.
about the Kindle.