Online Journal FAQ

How much does it cost to use

Our site is completely FREE.

Why should I choose Online Journal instead of using a regular paper journal?

  • Your journal is always available, no matter where you are.
  • You can write in your online journal from any web enabled device: phone, tablet, laptop, or desktop.
  • You never have to worry about losing your journal or having it stolen.
  • Your entries are always private.
  • It is super easy to use Online Journal. If you can send emails, you can use our site.
  • Online Journal is quick to set up and use.

What should I write about in my Online Journal?

There are endless topics you can write about. Check out our list of the Top 10 Reasons You Need to Journal. It gives you tons of great ideas. Some of our favorites include:

  • Reflective journal
  • Travel journal
  • Dream journal
  • Health journal
  • Daily Diary
  • Idea journal
  • Food journal
  • Pregnancy journal
  • Bible journal
  • Wedding journal

Where can I find inspiration when I have writer's block?

If you are stuck for a topic, we can help. Write about:

  • Your day
  • Your goals
  • Your emotions
  • Loved ones and special people in your life
  • Memories - good and bad
  • Special events
  • Plans and dreams for the future
  • Your inspiration

Are there any limitations to where I can access my accounts?

Your Online Journal can be accessed from anywhere in the world. All you need is an Internet connection.

How can I be sure that my journal is private?

We encrypt all journals on using 128-bit encryption. It is 100% secure, so you have privacy around the clock.

How much personal information is needed to set up an Online Journal?

Online Journal only requires your name and an email address to get started.

Is there a limit to how many entries I can make or how long entries can be?

No, you have unlimited access to Online Journal, so you can journal as often and as much as you want.

Can I share my journal entries?

While Online Journal is a private forum, you have the option of sharing your entries with those you choose or even making them public.

When will I receive the activation email for my Online Journal account?

We send an activation email within 24 hours of you setting up your account. (But it is usually much faster!) If has been longer than 24 hours, and you have not received an email from us, please check your spam/junk folder.

Where can I make suggestions for this site?

If you have questions, suggestions or comments on how we can improve our Online Journal site, please email us at

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