How to write a great instructable


Writing a great instructable is easier than you think! Have a look at the projects in this collection - they'll help you publish an amazing project.

With so many projects being posted on the site all the time, the tutorials below will help your instructable get seen and possibly even help you win a contest or two. :D

How to Write an Instructable style
Kiteman discusses all the basics for writing an Instructable
Simple Tips for Great Project Photos style
Lots of good tips for getting great photos from any camera!
How to take good Photos style
A really good guide for how to choose the right background and lighting!
How to Take Great Pictures style
the ultimate guide to fantastic pictures!
How to Embed Photos in an Instructable style
how to embed photos in an instructable - the perfect way to change up the look of your projects
Using SEO to increase an Instructable's views style
There are parts of this that are out of date, but overall it's a wonderful guide for beginners looking to improve their SEO.
How to make a great Instructable style
Tips and examples for writing a great instructable
How To Take Great Close-Up Photos style
How to take great macro photos with a point and shoot camera
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How to take macro photos with only an iPhone!
Create a Macro Lighting Rig For Compact Cameras style
Keep your macro photos nice and bright with a lighting rig like this.
How to choose a title and keywords for your instructable style
Choosing the right title and keywords is super important when it comes to getting your project seen both on Instructables and when people search Google, Bing, Yahoo, etc.
How to Make an Instructable Using the New Editor style
We've got a new editor - here's how to use it!
basic photo editing style
A little photo editing can go a long way! Read this instructable to learn more about quick photo edits you can make with free software.
How to win Instructables contests. style
This instructable gives tips for all the things you should include in your project to get featured and have a chance at winning some contests.