White paper questions and resources

Thinking of commissioning a white paper?

To ensure an effective white paper, make sure you answer the following questions:

  1. Who is my audience?
  2. What do I want them to do after they read my white paper?
  3. What problem can I solve for them?
  4. Why will my readers care about this problem?
  5. What are the three main points I want to make?

Here are some resources that can help you learn more about white papers.

Online resources


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This post was updated on September 27, 2011, and May 18, 2015, to remove outdated links.

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