Beanery Online Literary Magazine

March 25, 2008

ARE WEBSITES (BLOGSITES) BENEFICIAL TO WRITERS?

Controversy surrounds the question of writers needing a website or blog. This topic has been discussed among Beanery Writers Group (a Southwestern, Pennsylvania group) members, half of whom see no use for using the Internet this way, and half who support personal Internet sites.

As facilitator of the group, I’ve attended writing conferences, workshops, and read much material, and everywhere the idea of personal Internet sites for writers isn’t offered as a suggestion—it is put forth (more…)