Amazon does a lot for writers, from offering tips and advice to actually self-publishing, and now they’ve launched a program called Write On to help get your stories finished!
Many authors and writers struggle with how to make their idea compelling enough to result in a great novel, here are some tips on how to do that!
Check out this video on writing advice and inspiration from Neil Gaiman and The Nerdist Podcast. Some of the topics he discusses gives rise to questions like what your feelings about inspiration are, and if you wait for the lightning to strike, or stick to a writing schedule? Read the full story here :: Neil Gaiman’s [Read More…]
Sometimes us authors have a tendency to place ourselves far away from anything corporate or business related, but a closer look at the functionality of startups may help you out.
There are countless books on motivation out there, many of which have an impact or stick in our minds, and can be a great boost, especially in the middle of the week! This article was created by an author who is a huge fan of motivational books, and took the time to list some of his [Read More…]
You have probably been to tons of websites but here is a list of 46 that every author needs to know about. These sites will definitely help get your book on the map whether it’s with giveaways, connecting online, or getting reviews! Definitely take a look at it and spend some time seeing what each [Read More…]
On March 11th, authors will be able to Tweet their book pitches to agents using the hashtag #PitMad. You must also hashtag your genre such as #YA for Young Adult, #NF for Non-Fiction, #R for Romance, etc., and are only allowed two Tweet pitches per hour, per manuscript. For more information and tips on creating [Read More…]
If you think that marketing your book should be based solely on your book alone, you may want to take a look at this article.
Most authors don’t like to think of themselves as a brand, especially with marketing efforts. But it is essential to build yourself as a brand in order to create an image that appeals to as many people as possible. You need a public representation of yourself that can bee seen on a blog and on [Read More…]
If you feel like you never have enough time to write, check out these 5 productivity tips for writers!