Obviously, writing comedy is not for everyone. I could not write comedy if my life depended on it!
Either you’re funny or your not. It seems to be a gift that some people come by naturally. If you’re not sure if you’re one of those special people, you should test your comedic skills on family and friends first.
I have picked up books in the past that were supposed to be funny but really weren’t, which can be quite the let down. Of course, if you are a professional comedian you shouldn’t have much trouble translating your talent into words on paper.
Even so, it might be a good idea to have a couple of people read what you’ve written to ensure that you get the right reaction from your readers.
Targeted toward college aged people, see various clips from YouTube and other video hosting sites, as well as unique articles discussing contemporary culture and designed in a farce like, humorous manner.