What is ikanwrite.com?

Ikanwrite.com is a medium of expression for creative writers. We believe in letting your words grace this website so that together we can inspire and fill the pages here with stunning possibilities. It is a hub where you can find help when you need it and where you will get doses of encouragement and even tips!

Who is operating this website?

Ikanwrite.com is created and operated by literature enthusiasts who believe that Everyone has something to write. Your words hold inspiration, beauty, hope, love, and life. One word, one sentence, one paragraph can make a world of difference.

In which categories do you publish?

Right now we publish under the following categories: Creative writing, Free writing, Reviews and Vlog. With time we´ll adapt to the diverse content sent by you, which means new categories may be used in the future.

Is there a fee for publishing on your website?

No, you work and art is published on Ikanwrite.com free of charge.

 

How can I register on your website?

It is very easy. Just go to sign in – members area in the top right corner, and click on Register in the small window that opens. Give your username and e-mail address and wait for the password that will soon be sent to you.

How can I login?

Once you have your account confirmed and received the password, go to sign in – members area in the top right corner, type in your login credentials and click on Login.

What to do if I lose my password?

The password recovery is very simple. Just go to sign in – members area in the top right corner, and click on Lost your password? in the small window that opens. Give your username or e-mail address, click on Get New Password and wait for the new password that will soon be sent to you.

 

What type of writing can I send to you?

Ikanwrite.com is created to give you a voice, whether you are practically new or blossoming or a professional. It is a place where you will discover yourself as you begin to write and post your works.

Do you proofread/censor/filter what is sent in before publishing?

Yes, we reserve the admin rights and regularly monitor the content on Ikanwrite.com, and investigate reported issue such as abusive or plagiarized content.

In case of a serious violation, we might suspend or delete the account.

Are there a minimum or maximum number of characters, or any form or format that my work has to comply?

You can attach or upload images (JPEG, GIF or PNG, maximum size: 2 MB), upload videos (maximum size: 10 MB), text (maximum number of words: 2,000) and audio files (maximum size: 2 MB).

Do you check/provide copyright?

We do not check the content for copyright, but we kindly ask you to precise your source when posting. In case there is a report for plagiarized content, we investigate the case and make a decision about whether with withdraw the content in question or request an amendment in the post.

In case of a serious violation, we might suspend or delete the account.

What are the steps to publish my work on ikanwrite.com?

Ikanwrite.com uses an very user friendly interface to share content that you like. You can attach upload files from your computer, from a cloud server or by using an URL.

If you want to publish your written work, just go to Profile > Add post and select the required white + sign in the green circle. Then select Text and add your content by title, text content, selecting the category, adding tags and précising the source.

How can I post other type of media, video or audio files?

The first steps are the same: just go to Profile > Add post and select the required white + sign in the green circle. Then select the icon of the wished media format (image, video, audio) and upload or attach the file.

How to use the ‘attach file’ icon?

When you want to attach a file by using the attach file icon, you have the possibility to upload it from a cloud storage or from your computer, and also to feature an image or add a URL. You can give a title here as well, and you can add text content, too.

Can I edit my work once it is posted?

Sure. Once your post is online, just click on the pencil icon next to Edit to alter it. Do not forget to save your work when the editing is done! J

How to mark posts that I like?

It is very easy, just click on the little heart under the post you like. Once it is done, the marked content will be listed under Profile > My loved posts

Can I also comment on the posts?

Sure, add you comment in the box under the post. Please note that you have to be logged in in order to be able to comment.

When you posts have comment, you can see the number of reflections next to little comment sign.

The page is very slow and I cannot upload content. What can I do?

Please log out from your account, log back and make sure that you are using strong internet connection.

In case the problem persists, please contact us.

 

How can I contact you?

You can either use our contact page or message us by using the small messaging functionality at the left bottom of every page. You can also e-mail us by using the envelope icon in the bottom left corner.

Are you also on social media?

Of course. You can follow us on Facebook and Instagram. You find the direct links at the bottom of each page.

Can I share works from Ikanwrite.com directly on social media?

Yes, you can. Just click on Tweet, G+ or Facebook sign under the post to share it online.