IMPORTANT NOTE: This online training manual is meant to supplement, but not replace, the full training course. The training course is linked to in your admin area and includes quizzes.
Editor Training Courses Online
While the editor training manual can be used as a reference, it is the online editor copyright course and training course that are required for a BellaOnline editor to graduate from our training program.
Progression of Training
These articles step through the training process at BellaOnline, indicating step by step how a trainee progresses through launch to become a fully fledged editor.
** Guide to Setting Up Your BellaOnline Site **
Whether you're a brand new editor or an existing one looking to improve your skills, this is a great step by step guide in setting up your site.
Congratulations! Your site is fully up and running, and you have learned a lot about BellaOnline and the web in general. It's time to settle in as a fully fledged BellaOnline editor!
*Setting up BellaOnline Email
Interested in setting up your BellaOnline email? HereŽs how!
*Setting Up your Newsletter
One of the easiest ways to build up your readership and encourage repeat readers is to send out a weekly, biweekly or monthly newsletter.
*Subjects and Links - The Basics
Your BellaOnline site homepage is like your table of contents to what you offer. It quickly lets your visitors see your latest articles, have a link to your full archives, as well as a by-topic breakdown on the left side of your site homepage.
*Using the BellaOnline Chat Room
BellaOnline has a built in chat room that is used for internal host chats as well as any site chat. Learn more about it!
A. Writing Articles
Writing for the web is slightly different than writing for newspapers, books, or magazines. Here are some suggestions on writing web content that your visitors will love.
C. Becoming Editor for an Existing Site
In almost every situation, when you become an editor for a site at BellaOnline.com you are taking over a site vacated by a previous editor. Here is how you handle the previous content.
Creating a Site Map
As you have more and more articles written, youŽll want to organize them for your readers. A Site Map is a table of contents for your site.
F. Amazon Affiliate Links
Amazon.Com has just about every book, DVD, CD, and game known to mankind. Learn how you can promote products and earn some extra money.
J. Forum Setup and Care
A forum is an important part of many of our BellaOnline sites. Learn more about our forums and how they are used.
Using HTML In your Articles Editor Assistance Homepage | Editor's Picks Articles | Top Ten Articles | Editor Assistance Site Map
You don't have to use HTML to write your articles - you can simply write straight text. But sometimes you'll want to have something bolded or italicized. Here are your instructions.
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