Digital Rooms Black SmallThe following guidelines are meant to encourage women from all backgrounds (including feminists) to start and keep on blogging or writing online.

For my study I interviewed 109 women in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany and Switzerland. All bloggers/online writers said that they have had at least one positive experience because of their blogging or online writing. But 3 in 4 women also said they had at least one negative experience. While police, law and society are slow to catch up on recognizing and persecuting online discriminations and harassment leveled against women (and others), women are forced to take care of their safety online on their own.

Here are some ideas how to create and manage your own space online.