Learn Writing for the Web

For marketing and communications professionals, subject matter experts and website producers.

Practical, hands-on training that empowers your organization to make the most of its digital investment.
In this full-day session, your authors will receive concrete, practical information:

  • The “Why”

    Proof why writing for the digital should be different from writing for print;

  • The “How”

    Recommended strategies to help your writers easily – and immediately – adjust their writing styles for the online environment;

By the end of the course, your authors will:

Understand optimal content for print vs. web

Be familiar with “informavore” behaviour and how to adapt writing styles for them

Receive hard evidence about quantified digital audience and usage differences

Be introduced to “Findability” and the art of expanding reach online

Write clear user interface text

Know how to test the readability of their content

Construct clear, compelling copy

Be able to shorten and strengthen their writing

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    Hear from our clients

    TERRIFIC! The participants just loved you. Thank you for your sharing your knowledge and for your sense of humour!

    D.R., Manager, Portals

    I went back to my desk and immediately revamped one of the pages I am responsible for. It made my life 100% easier in managing the content, and it now has links instead of long descriptions. Can't wait until we have part 2!

    Workshop Participant

    We received very positive feedback for your depth of knowledge and the way you could explain concepts in a very simple, relatable way. Thanks again!

    M.O., Education Officer
    Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)
    Microsoft Canada
    Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA)
    Financial Consumer Agency of Canada
    Department of National Defence
    Canada Council for the Arts
    Canadian Manufactured Housing Institute (CMHI)
    Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)
    Canada Science and Technology Museums Corporation
    Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
    Canadian Heritage
    Canadian Conservation Institute
    Global Affairs Canada (GAC)
    Export Development Canada (EDC)
    Service Canada

    Is it right for my organization?

    Online Authority’s instructors are experienced digital authors with deep knowledge and a clear understanding of the challenges of Writing for the Web. Established in 2002, Online Authority has worked with more than 100 organizations across North America, helping them overcome the challenges of creating content for digital channels.

    Learn Writing for the Web is taught by instructor Kelly Kubrick. With over fifteen years’ experience, Kelly’s online expertise stems from

    How does it work?

    We bring customized training to you – highly personalized sessions that are designed to meet your needs, in your office, on your schedule.

    We offer a host of off-the-shelf courses – any of which can also be customized – that have been designed by Online Authority for maximum impact.

    Practical advice, straightforward success. That’s what we offer.

    How much does it cost?

    $5,625.00 plus tax per one-day session (up to a maximum of fifteen participants), plus instructor’s travel expenses if the training is delivered outside of Ottawa, Canada.

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