Introduction helps students by providing tools, how-to guides, writing services, and academic writing service reviews.

Full story, also known as A Research Guide for Students, was founded in July 1998 to provide students with all the necessary tools to conduct research and present their findings. In the spring of 2013, the site rebranded with a new logo and updated its web design. has offered how-to guides, literature guides writing tips, and free resources since its inception; over the years, the site has upgraded its free tools and resources, and added writing services and writing service reviews.

In July 2019, was owned and operated by Oceonica Corp, a for-profit writing service in the United States. As of September 2020, the Terms and Conditions page on says the contents of the website are provided by Ratatata Ltd, a "legal entity established under the law of Bulgaria, registered address - 48 Vitosha Boulevard, ground floor, 1000, Sofia, Bulgaria."


The exact writer count is confidential information, according to A Research Guide for Students. They estimate that approximately half a thousand writers are available for custom writing services. 

Visitors on have access to writers from EduBirdie since the two websites formed a partnership.


The price of custom essay writing services on A Research Guide for Students is based on a writer bidding system. Writers base their bids on the complexity of the order, type of service, number of pages (one page equals 275 words double spaced), and urgency of the order. offers three types of services: writing, rewriting, and editing.

Deadlines can range from three hours to 62 days. Clients can choose between all writers, Premium writers, and Platinum writers. "All writers" is the standard quality offered; beginner, intermediate, advanced, and expert writers can all bid for the order. Please note, the writers are verified by Premium writers are the top 50% of writers with at least a 90% success rate and a Bachelor’s degree or higher; Premium writer quality adds 10% to the price. Platinum writers are the top 20% of writers with at least a 95% success rate and a Master’s degree or higher; Platinum writer quality adds 20% to the price. Clients can pay an additional $9.99, and the site will select the best writer.

Services provides how-to guides, literature guides, research paper examples, writing tips, writing services, and writing service reviews.

How-to guides show visitors how to write and format essays and other written works for free.

Literature guides provide visitors with analyses, quotes, and summaries from famous literary works for free.

A Research Guide for Students is home to over 200 free research paper samples.

Free writing tips include grammar, mechanics, punctuation, visual rhetoric, and other writing help. provides their own writing service for custom essays as well as academic writing services through their partnership with, which it refers to as its Premium Writing Partner.

The website also has a small list of writing service reviews where they rank and rate their top writing services.

Snapshot provides how-to guides, writing tips, and writing services.

  • Active writers Unknown
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    VISA, MasterCard, AMEX, PayPal


See what kinds of writing services this website offers.

Academic Essays, research papers, dissertations, school homework assignments, and more
Admissions Essays and written works that help you get into college

Refund policy

What happens if you are unhappy with writing services from and want your money back? We looked for a clear refund policy page and found the following.


Yes, this writing service has a refund policy.

"Refund Period begins on the date of Customer’s order deadline and expires on the last day of the Refund Period. We offer 3 business days to request a refund in case you were dissatisfied with the order outcome (”Refund Period”). In case You are not satisfied with any of the Services, You can submit a refund request according to these Terms within the Refund Period. Once the Refund Period elapses, We will not refund any amounts paid."

Published by on May 21, 2019

Other useful information has a partnership with The writing service reviews page on lists EduBirdie as the top-rated writing service website. A conflict of interests appears when placing a writing service order on, which directs users to EduBirdie.


Oceonica Corp. is a for-profit writing service in the United States. It was incorporated on August 22, 2018, in Wyoming, but lists its headquarters in San Francisco, California.


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