How To Publicize Your E-zine Online

Written by Chip Rowe

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You also can add your zine torepparttar many ezine directories, but most don't produce much traffic. If you haverepparttar 135753 time and patience, start with our free list of zine directories at and look forrepparttar 135754 "Directories" category. It includes directories that list specialty zines such as literary zines, fan fiction, indie music and even one-word titles.


Some zine editors include a sign-up form on their page where visitors can leave their e-mail addresses. This allowsrepparttar 135755 editor to compile a mailing list of people who are interested inrepparttar 135756 content ofrepparttar 135757 zine, and he or she can send notice whenrepparttar 135758 Webzine has been updated. However, sending your ASCII text zine unsolicited via e-mail to a whole bunch of people is a bad idea. You can join a service that will automatically notify visitors who sign up when you update your page. There's more information at


Some e-zines carry advertisements, usually inrepparttar 135759 form of banner exchanges. You can arrange local banner exchanges with like-minded zine editors, or join a service such as LinkExchange. Usually for every banner ad you display for another site, you get 1/2 credit withrepparttar 135760 service. Each credit means your banner ad is displayed on another site. The services offering banner ad exchanges are getting more sophisticated with targeting where your ads are placed. You might also consider joining a Web Ring. For more information, visitrepparttar 135761 Webring home page at

Chip Rowe ( is the author of The Book of Zines: Readings from the Fringe. An HTML version of this document, including more links, is available at

Analysis of a Topic: Writing Essays and Term Papers

Written by Lisa Dinis

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The best way to begin an analysis of a subject, place, article, or book is to brainstorm as many features ofrepparttar item as possible. Why isrepparttar 135634 analysis to be made? Why doesrepparttar 135635 instructor wantrepparttar 135636 analysis to be done? What arerepparttar 135637 main characteristics ofrepparttar 135638 item? Who arerepparttar 135639 characters inrepparttar 135640 story? Why are these characters important?

Brainstorming will helprepparttar 135641 writer ofrepparttar 135642 essay to be as creative as he/she wants or to keep it as simple as he/she may want.

Create an outline withrepparttar 135643 thesis and main points ofrepparttar 135644 story or book. The five-paragraph essay is perfect for this type of essay. Use a hook or attention getter to openrepparttar 135645 essay. Staterepparttar 135646 thesis. Have three main points to supportrepparttar 135647 thesis. End with a conclusion that leaves a take-away value.

Articles and books are oftenrepparttar 135648 topic of most analyses essays. However, some instructors assign analyses of a topic to see how well students understand what is being discussed in class or even a portion ofrepparttar 135649 lesson. Knowing how to analyze a topic is important. Often employees are required to write analyses of different items or even a contract that has been written.

Custom analysis essays and term papers are often used in various careers, as different employees are required to write about an item they sell, something they plan to purchase, contracts, or etc. The ability to write a custom analysis essay or research paper will be important inrepparttar 135650 future of most students.

Lisa Dinisis a custom academic writer, editor, and researcher at

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