Not always practical.
A Web Original
work that has been published in print.
May contain a Print Bonus
Web Serial Novel
- Brawl in the Family
- Since February 2012, Kubera.
- Nowhere Boy
- Questionable Content
- El Goonish Shive
- Gunnerkrigg Court
- Questionable Content
- Dinosaur Comics in print became "Your Whole Family Is Made of Meat."
- xkcd's "Volume Zero."
- Axis Powers Hetalia
- The Non-Adventures of Wonderella: "why read for free what you can buy" says the ad.
- Girl Genius is an odd case that started off as an independent print comic. After publishing three and a half volumes, they moved to publishing online first in order to reach a larger audience.
- Hark! A Vagrant
- Cyanide and Happiness
- The Order of the Stick, with bonus material, side stories and prequels only available in print.
- Skin Horse
- Khaos Komix, print version planned once the story is concluded.
- Variant; many of the t-shirts seen in Questionable Content wind up in the QC store if there's enough demand.
- Sluggy Freelance, with bonus material, though the collected volumes are lagging behind the online strip by several years.
- Bruno the Bandit
- Penny Arcade
- Axe Cop
- Diary of a Wimpy Kid
- Shortpacked! has four volumes, Roomies one with a second on the way, and the first year of Dumbing of Age is set to be collected soon.
- Homestuck and Problem Sleuth. The latter is almost complete, but the former is a long, long way away.
- Sweet Bro and Hella Jeff
- John Dies at the End.
- Amakute Hoshikute Torokeru Chuu started out as a web novel on Fuguriya's website before being adapted into the seventh game of the Sono Hanabira Ni Kuchizuke Wo series.
- With Strings Attached. Half of it is online; the second half is only available in the print/electronic editions. The first chapter of the sequel, The Keys Stand Alone, is also online; the author hasn't decided whether to put more up yet.
- Fifty Shades of Grey was heavily modified from a Twilight Fanfic.
- Scott Adams published a number of his blog posts in the Dilbert book.
- The seed of How to Teach Physics to Your Dog came from a blog post, though most of the content in the book is new.
- Cake Wrecks has produced a book, complete with a book tour (to which many fans brought cakes of their own).
- Stuff White People Like started off as a blog and was made into a book.
- Julie And Julia: blog=> book => movie with Meryl Streep. A big gap in that final step, made by the fact that Nora Ephron just didn't like the attitude she got off of Julie Powell from her blog.
- Jump the Shark from the late website of the same name
- Comic Book Legends Revealed from the blog Comics Should Be Good - half new items and half items already posted on the blog.
- $#*! My Dad Says: The book contained some of the same quotes with new ones added. It later became a short-lived series on CBS.
- Law and the Multiverse blog was turned into a book called The Law of Superheroes.
- April Winchell's popular Regretsy has been published in book form.
- Phil Plait's Bad Astronomy. Went from a popular science website to a nonfiction book.
- Wikipedia has, in fact, been released on CD. Okay, not the whole thing, but portions have been released on CD or DVD for charity purposes, and the Wikipedia 1.0 project is attempting to produce a more rigorous hard release.
- The Skeptic's Dictionary is an online resource covering a variety of pseudoscientific topics from the skeptic's perspective. Portions have since been compiled into a book.
- The Counter-Creationism Handbook started off its life as a portion of the TalkOrigins website.