Tools for Writers: AIW Recap

During my presentation at AIW’s seminar yesterday, I promised to provide links to all the sites I talked about, so here they are!

Word Processing

Distraction-Free Writing



Query Tracking


Contact Management

Task Lists

Social Networking

Internet Browsers

Firefox Plugins

Desktop Blogging Tools

A few other sites that I mentioned in conversations throughout the day that may also be helpful:

  • Help A Reporter Out — useful for finding sources for articles, books, etc.
  • Scribd — embed PDFs in your website without eating up your hosting
  • Google Analytics — tracks visitors to your website
  • Cotweet — tweet from multiple Twitter accounts

There are thousands of other great tools for writers out there. If you find yourself needing something that isn’t up here, it my just be a matter of searching on Google. If you have any questions, please let me know, either in the comments or through my email form.


  1. Pingback: lexirodrigo (Alexis Rodrigo)

  2. Pingback: TXWriter (TXWriter)

  3. Pingback: » Blog Archive » Why Writers Need CRM — And Why I Use Gist

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *