*Magnify*
SPONSORED LINKS
Creative fun in
the palm of your hand.
Printed from https://www.writing.com/main/forums/message_id/3417556
Printer Friendly Page Tell A Friend
(672)
Rated: 13+ · Message Forum · Writing.Com · #100931
A message forum for general discussion. Please come and chat with others!
<< Previous · Message List · Next >>
Apr 23, 2021 at 6:49pm
#3417556
Re: Professional Portfolios
The question of professionalism would probably depend on whether the items posted here are the same type of writing as you're offering to write for potential employers. OT work would be OT.

The site provides the Ink Spot option for showcasing items to outside viewers -- see InkSpot.Com Setup from Writing.Com 101  for details.

OTOH Posting work here that was done for hire runs the risk of appearing to be an ad = spam, which is against the site rules. You also cannot post anything you do not own the copyright for.

Most members here do creative writing. Most of them are hobby writers.

Most of the few members I know of who work/worked in the industry, use WDC for their personal creative works.

Some submit work they've posted here to publishers. Some self-publish.

Generally those who intend to publish will use access restrictions on their items to avoid them being labeled as previously e-published by publishers, even though WDC does not consider itself to be a publishing site. You'll find those settings in the Advanced section of the item create/edit page. The same settings can be used to take an item private that has been submitted or accepted for publication. Also, on WDC items can be deleted at will, and some members only have work posted here while they're getting feedback for a WIP.






Hope that helps.

*Snow2* *Snow2* *Snow2* Northernwrites___*Pencil*

Logo for Writing.Com Moderators - small. Part of the Cleaners? Feel free to sport this sig!
MESSAGE THREAD
Professional Portfolios · 04-23-21 5:16pm
by Shaye Williams
*Star* Re: Professional Portfolios · 04-23-21 6:49pm
by Northernwrites
Re: Re: Professional Portfolios · 04-23-21 7:15pm
by Shaye Williams

The following section applies to this forum item as a whole, not this individual post.
Any feedback sent through it will go to the forum's owner, Writing.Com Support.
Printed from https://www.writing.com/main/forums/message_id/3417556