Write.as for Publications

Build your publication on the open web.

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Free 14-day trial,
then $9 per month

A preview of a Write.as blog.

Break out of walled gardens

Write.as helps your publication reach more people, from its built-in community to its support for a range of open protocols. Keep readers in the loop with a newsletter, a theme-able site on your own domain, built-in RSS, and social connectivity via cross-posting and ActivityPub.


per month, billed annually — or $9 month-to-month.

Start with Pro

  • Custom domains

    Publish on your own independent domain name, with HTTPS automatically included.

  • Custom themes

    Get full control over the branding of your publication. Start from scratch or from our showcase of themes.

  • Newsletters

    Deliver new articles to readers' inboxes with our newsletter feature.

  • Static pages

    Add permanent pages to your publication.

  • Photo hosting

    Make your publication more visual with integrated photo hosting from Snap.as.

Small publisher support

We offer personalized support for publishers who want to get the most out of Write.as. Go for our Support tier, instead of Pro, and you'll get instant access to live chat and more.


per month, billed annually — or $45 month-to-month.

Start with Support

  • Full Write.as platform

    Get everything in our Pro service, from newsletter support to design customization.

  • Tailored setup

    Our team of experts will help set up your site in no time.

  • 2 hours consulting

    Need a unique design or tailored implementation? Yearly Support subscribers also get our consulting services.

  • Custom domain setup

    We'll walk you through every step to set up your own domain — whether one or many.

  • Priority support

    Get prioritized responses from the team.

  • Live chat

    Talk directly to the team via live chat, available during business hours.

Submission management

Attract more writing with our signup-less submission platform, Submit.as.


per month, in addition to base subscription.

Add Submit.as

  • Simple prompts

    Create a prompt just like you would a normal post, and start accepting responses.

  • Friction-free

    Perfect for events, festivals, and contests, Submit.as helps you gather more submissions.

  • Easy publishing

    Accepted submissions can go straight to your Write.as blog.

Build something bigger

Not sure where to start? Want us to help with something in particular? Tell us about your needs and we'll put together a package that suits you.

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