Cell phone book clubs need not exist just in person. They can also live online, and a good first step is to start a blog like this one—with information about your club and its activities, written and video reviews of books, YouTubes of local authors’ appearances, reading and writing advice, family literacy information, cell phone tips, other technical facts, you name it.

WordPress.com is an excellent blogging service to sign up for, since even the free version offers many features. But how to post items to the your new blog there?¬†You could just go to the WordPress.com site, tell it you’re adding a fresh post, then fill in the rectangle that pops up. But for long posts or those with images, you can save time by using a separate Web editor on your computer.

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