Start with privacy
Pen names open new doors for sharing your thoughts and stories in the way that best suits you. From funny to pointed to carefully unassuming, the options are endless. WriterShelf gives you them all.
- Create the perfect persona for any given story
- Approach different topics with different pen names
- Add new pen names at any time or modify existing ones
Get going fast
WriterShelf is easy, straightforward and fast, with zero technical barriers. Publish stand-alone articles, books of your work or comments.
- Sign up, activate and go. There’s no need to design a layout or set up back-end services. WriterShelf is ready-to-use. It is also entirely free.
- Activate your account from the email we send. You’re automatically logged in.
- Choose a pen name (or change one of the ones automatically generated for you) and start writing.
Everything you need
WriterShelf makes it easy to publish and engage with readers.
- Edit & publish when you’re ready.
- Easy formatting tools
- Add photos and video
- Save drafts to finish later
- Update articles anytime
- Put articles into the category of your choice (more than 1 if you want).
- Organize articles into books so readers can find all your work in one place.
- Readers who follow you get updates on new articles you write.
- Share WriterShelf articles to Facebook or Twitter to let the world know about your work. Built-in SEO helps readers find articles via search engines.
- View data on your audience. Get notifications when people view, like and comment.
- Manage conversations with blocking for trolls.
- Get automatic updates via Daily or Weekly Digests.
Sign up, activate and go. Your on-ramp to blogging is ready. Join WriterShelf today.
WriterShelf is a privacy-oriented platform that lets you write using pen names.
Everyone has a story to tell. WriterShelf gives you the freedom to be yourself.