How To Create Your Character: 50 Helpful Links To Recommended Articles

1. Creating a Character
http://menwithpens.ca/how-to-create-a-character/

2. Character Creation
http://www.fiction-writers-mentor.com/character-creation.html

3. Naming Characters & Dialogue
http://www.fictionfactor.com/characters.html

4. Creating Memorable Characters
http://www.writing-world.com/fiction/characters.shtml

5. Capturing Characters
http://www.tameri.com/write/characters.html

6. Creating an Original Character
http://www.elfwood.com/farp/thewriting/mfocharacter/mfocharacter.html

7. How to Create a Character Profile
http://www.writerswrite.com/journal/jun98/lazy2.htm

8. How to write fiction: Andrew Miller on creating characters
http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2011/oct/16/how-to-write-fiction-andrew-miller

9. Characterization 101: How to Create Memorable Characters
http://thewritepractice.com/resources/characterization/

10. How to Create Believable Characters when Writing Fiction
http://blog.enwritened.com/2012/01/04/how-to-create-believable-characters-when-writing-fiction/

11. How To Make Your Characters Pop Without Using Words
http://io9.com/5448733/how-to-make-your-characters-pop-without-using-words

12. How to Create a Fictional Character from Scratch
http://www.wikihow.com/Create-a-Fictional-Character-from-Scratch

13. For the Love of Writing: How To Create a Powerful Sacrifice
http://reesloveofwriting.blogspot.com/2012/01/how-to-create-powerful-character.html

14. Creating Characters In Novels
http://www.novel-writing-help.com/creating-characters.html

15. Creating Dynamic Characters
http://www.tads.org/t3doc/doc/techman/t3actor.htm

16. Character Creation
http://thescriptlab.com/screenwriting/character/creating-characters

17. Fiction Writing: Character Creation
http://menwithpens.ca/fiction-writing-character-creation/

18. Establishing a Fictional Character’s History
http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/establishing-a-fictional-characters-history.html

19. Fiction Writing Tips: Create Characters Your Readers Will Care About
http://www.creative-writing-now.com/fiction-writing-tips.html

20. Characterization
http://www.writersworkshop.co.uk/character.html

21. Name That Character: Top Ten Tips
http://thescriptlab.com/screenwriting/character/creating-characters/684-name-that-character-top-ten-tips

22. How to Create Characters That Are Believable and Memorable
http://www.how-to-write-a-book-now.com/create-characters.html

23. Seven Ways to Develop Compelling Characters
http://ingridsnotes.wordpress.com/2010/09/13/seven-ways-to-develop-compelling-characters/

24. Creating Great Characters
http://www.danielarenson.com/tipCharacters.aspx

25. Writing Adolescent Fiction/Creating your characters
http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Writing_Adolescent_Fiction/Creating_your_characters

26. Top 10 Questions for Creating Believable Characters
http://fictionwriting.about.com/od/crafttechnique/tp/createcharacter.htm

27. Deeper People: Putting Yourself into Your Characters
http://hollylisle.com/deeper-people-putting-yourself-into-your-characters/

28. How to Make a Great Leading Character
http://www.fuelyourwriting.com/how-to-make-a-great-leading-character/

29. Five Ways to Create Memorable, Multi-Layered Characters
http://www.fromthewriteangle.com/2012/02/five-ways-to-create-memorable-multi.html

30. What Will Your Character Do When Disaster Strikes?
http://www.archetypewriting.com/articles/articles_ck/disaster.htm

31. Writing Character Bios
http://writeworld.tumblr.com/post/27877863967/writing-character-bios

32. Writing 101: Creating Interesting Original Characters
http://guannawannablog.blogspot.com/2005/05/writing-101-creating-interesting.html

33. How To Create Believable Characters
http://procrastinatingwritersblog.com/2010/10/how-to-create-believable-characters/

34. Fiction Writing: What Makes Readers Care About Your Characters?
http://menwithpens.ca/fiction-writing-what-makes-readers-care-about-your-characters/

35. 13 ways to create compelling characters
http://justinemusk.com/2010/02/01/13-ways-to-create-compelling-characters/

36. Making a Depressing Character Likeable
http://lydiasharp.blogspot.com/2012/03/making-depressing-character-likeable.html

37. Writing Characters Using Conflict & Backstory
http://www.movieoutline.com/articles/writing-characters-using-conflict-and-backstory.html

38. Fiction Writing: Creating a Character Backstory
http://voices.yahoo.com/fiction-writing-creating-character-backstory-7576944.html

39. Writing in the Disciplines: Character Editing and Creative Writing
http://writing2.richmond.edu/writing/wweb/creativewriting/characters/editing.html

40. Creating Believable Characters
http://www.scribendi.com/advice/creating_believable_characters.en.html

41. 10 Creative Techniques For Writing Character Specific Dialogue
http://www.novelpublicity.com/2011/04/10-creative-techniques-for-writing-character-specific-dialogue/

42. Writing Tip: Creating a Visual Character Map
http://www.thecreativepenn.com/2011/07/18/visual-character-map/

43. How Writers Build Their Characters
http://www.abloggersbooks.com/2010/02/how-writers-build-their-characters.html

44. How To: Create a Fictional Character
http://www.ehow.com/how_2116760_character-creative-writing.html

45. How To Build A Character
http://www.jtellison.com/how-to-build-a-character/

46. Character Development: Creative Writing
http://writingcenter.tamu.edu/2008/types-communication/creative-writing-2/character-development-creative-writing/

47. Creating a Character
http://www.explorewriting.co.uk/charactercreation.html

48. Creating Believable Characters
http://www.anthologiesonline.com/Articles/Creating%20believable%20characters.htm

49. Creating Strong Characters
http://www.boldstrokesbooks.com/Articles/Characters.htm

50. How to Write A Strong Heroine
http://www.intergalacticmedicineshow.com/cgi-bin/mag.cgi?do=columns&vol=mette_ivie_harrison&article=007

This article should hopefully save you hours of research, the above links are a hand selected and polished list of links which go to different blogger sites, where other people explain how to create a character.

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