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Clear the clutter and focus on your writing

Simple and focused

Get a tool that helps you write and publish — nothing more. Write.as does one thing and does it well.

Frictionless publishing

Make writing and publishing a habit, with no distractions to interrupt your cre­ative flow.

Auto-saving editor

Know your writing will always be waiting for you when you get back, even if you don't "save" before leaving.

Free your thoughts

Publish on a platform that respects your privacy. From our software to our ad-free business model, to our policies and transparency surrounding data disclosure, we go to extra lengths to make sure you're safe to write freely here.

Stay independent

Brand your site with your own domain name, and get full control over its look and feel. Readers will receive your writing wherever they live online — in their email inbox, web browser, RSS reader, or favorite social media platform. And everything is built on open source software, so you're never stuck here.


for Individuals

A preview of a Write.as blog.

Write.as helps you create a journal, pub­li­ca­tion, or news­letter that readers will love to read. Connect your own domain, add a theme, and simply write — all without ads.

Free forever, or as low as $3 per month.

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for Teams

A preview of a Write.as for Teams site.

Write.as for Teams helps your organization communicate without the interruptions of chat or email. Build a knowledge base and share long-form updates in a dedicated space.

Starting at $200 per month.

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“I don't think I'd be able to post an article every single day if I didn't have a frictionless publishing experience like the one Write.as gives me.”

Darius K.

“The minimalistic design really helps to create a peaceful writing environment.”

Cassie V.

“Writing is about getting your thoughts easily on to the screen for the world to read. The folks at Write.as have embraced this philosophy with obsessive alacrity.”

Lou L.

“Best simple writing and publishing platform on the internet right now.”

Nathan A.


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We're building a suite of products, from Submit.as for writing submissions to Snap.as for photo sharing. We partner with organizations to spread creativity online, and offer services for publishers and more.