Advantages of Cartoons

  • Fun, engaging; good to use with humor
  • Works well with younger audiences but can be adapted with  more sophisticated dialogue
  • Gets a single idea across easily


  • Not ideal for concepts that require longer explanations
  • Limited to what fits in a speech balloon
  • Can be time consuming to create and position characters, etc.
  • The website may indicate that it is not a secure site (check with your teacher)


1. Open or download this step-by-step set of directions: Follow these directions for Write Comics Cartooncasting.pdf directions

2. Go to the web site, Write Comics

3. Create a quick and fun example so you get familiar with how the program works.

4. Now create a comic to communicate your special message. 

5. Save your cartoon and post to your File Space, to your portfolio, or web presence.