These days, newsletters are written for the Internet as much as they are written for print, but both versions should express their organization’s needs.
Organize a newsletter into a smaller version of a newspaper with help from a teacher and playwright in this free video on writing newsletters.
What format your should save your newsletter in depend on a number of things and you can read more about them on the newsletter formats page.
How to Write a Newsletter – The Idea
You need a good idea to start of your newsletter. Sometimes this idea is born out of need and other times just from your own imagination. How you come up with you ridea is not the most important part, the idea itself is. You will need this to be able to do a basic study of your presumtive readers and see if they exist and if you think you can provide the content needed to keep them happy.
How to Write a Newsletter – The Tools
Writing a newsletter is partly a mechanical task. Even with a good newsletter idea and a good direction for your content, you’ll need tools for the actual writing part. Newsletter Software like Ziney Pro can be of great help to you in your work and services like aweber then can help you manage your subscriber lists and the sending of emails (broadcast emails).
How to Write a Newsletter – The readers
With the idea in place, the tools lined up and content on its way you need subscribers (readers). You will have to make people subscribe by showing of yourself and/or you rnewsletter in the best possible way. Subscription in return for free downloads or gifts are also very common.