Weird (but Worthwhile) Websites: Using the Internet for Novel Ideas

Weird (but Worthwhile) Websites: Using the Internet for Novel Ideas

Ah, the internet. A place where cat pics and fake news flourish. But today, we’re taking a break from the distracting websites and we’re going to learn a thing or two.

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Traditional vs. Self-Publishing: Which Is Right for You?

Traditional vs. Self-Publishing: Which Is Right for You?

You’re brand new to this whole publishing thing. Which route should you take? Traditional or self-pub?

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Margaret Atwood's MasterClass: 30 Lessons for the Novelist

Margaret Atwood's MasterClass: 30 Lessons for the Novelist

“What is it like going into writing? Darkness, but illuminated.”

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Dreyer's English: An Editor's Review

Dreyer's English: An Editor's Review

If Strunk and White impossibly yet miraculously had a love child with Mark Twain’s rapier wit, it would be named Dreyer’s English.

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How to Write a Self-Help Book That Actually Changes Lives

How to Write a Self-Help Book That Actually Changes Lives

From anger management to self-esteem, from spirituality to creativity, there is a self-help book for every individual need. But does every self-help book actually . . . help? Make a difference? Change a life?

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How to Start a Local Writing Group

How to Start a Local Writing Group

Wishing your town had a writers’ group? Wish no more! You can start one on your own.

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Ultimate Author Websites: Everything You Need to Know

Ultimate Author Websites: Everything You Need to Know

If your website looks like a leftover from the ’90s, then it’s time to upgrade.

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Manuscript Errors Novice Authors Keep Making

Manuscript Errors Novice Authors Keep Making

Use this as a checklist to ensure you're preparing your manuscript for an agent or your editor.

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31 Ways to Support Authors in a Month

31 Ways to Support Authors in a Month

Here are 31 things you can do to show your love for the author community.

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8 Questions Writers Should Ask before 2019

8 Questions Writers Should Ask before 2019

For a successful 2019, start with a few writerly questions.

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How Book Bloggers Boost Sales for Indie Authors

How Book Bloggers Boost Sales for Indie Authors

Got a $0 book marketing budget? No fear! Book bloggers can help you reach your audience without breaking the bank.

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Barcode Options for the Self-Publisher

Barcode Options for the Self-Publisher

Barcodes can often cause a bit of exasperation for self-published authors and new book designers. Melinda Martin shows you what to do.

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The Key to Building a Tribe on Any Platform

The Key to Building a Tribe on Any Platform

Frank McKinley delivers five irresistible social skills to help you make more connections, form deeper relationships, and show people you really care—on any platform! 

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5 Reasons Why Every Author Needs Instagram

5 Reasons Why Every Author Needs Instagram

The number-one reason to be on Instagram? Book bloggers!

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The 2-Day Writing Marathon Challenge (PDF)

The 2-Day Writing Marathon Challenge (PDF)

Can you write 20,000 words in 2 days?

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