Plain English writing for websites

This course looks at how to use plain English to write effective website copy. It gives tips about good use of layout, language and design, as well as explaining the various accessibility issues affecting people writing online publications.

Please note that this course is not a web-design course. It is aimed at people who are required to write for the web using content management systems.

The course will cover the following:

  • Tips for clearer writing
  • Active writing
  • Writing concisely
  • Righting some writing wrongs
  • Using lists
  • Writing text links
  • 'Alt' tags and images
  • Links and navigation
  • Forms
  • Accessibility

Ordering a place on the 'Plain English writing for websites' as an online course:

The course costs £100 plus VAT (Total price £120). You use the course on a password-protected website. Your fee gives you unlimited access to the course for two weeks.

We accept payment in pounds sterling (GBP), euros (EUR), US dollars (USD), Australian dollars (AUD) and New Zealand dollars (NZD).

We can accept payment with the following cards.

To order a place on this course, phone us on 01663 744409 between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday. We will take your card details, process the payment and send you a receipt. If you would prefer to pay by BACs, we can send you a VAT invoice.

If you want to order a number of courses, email us for an order form.

Please note that your username and password to log in to the course will be sent to you during the working day after you have made your payment..

Refunds may be given at the discretion of the management.