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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Wolf in Sheep's Clothing: Uncovering the Truth about Vanity Publishers

Wolf in Sheep's Clothing: Uncovering the Truth about Vanity Publishers

My goal with this post and the video is to educate readers on vanity publishers so they can help stop other authors from being deceived. 

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