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help aspiring writers

How to Help an Aspiring Writer

Recently, an experienced writer asked what he should do about a new, aspiring writer. The new writer had a manuscript and wanted the experienced writer to read it and offer suggestions. The experienced writer was not excited about the prospect of doing this. He had taken a quick...

Write a Book Change Your Life

Write a Book, Change Your Life

  Want to change your life? Write and publish a book. Here are 5 of the most important reasons why being an author can be a life-changing experience. 1. You can turn your passion into profits. Everyone has passion about a topic they can turn into profits. You...

creativity killers

Beware of the Creativity Killers Stalking You

  Here are the top three creativity killers. Don’t let them stalk you and murder your writing project. If you can overcome these writing blocks, then you can create a book that will be a source of pride to you. 1. Creating/Criticizing at the Same Time Creating is...

Book Editor

A Book Editor Can Make You Look Good

  Most people do not understand the function of an editor. New authors tend to think of them in terms of someone who corrects the errors they make. That’s why new authors often seek an editor/proofreader. They have no idea that those two functions are not related or...

Formatting Your eBook for Smart Phones and Tablets

Formatting Your eBook for Smart Phones and Tablets

  Seasoned authors know they always put their readers first. Both fiction and nonfiction writers must immediately capture reader attention and keep them turning the pages. Fiction writers do that with compelling characters and dialogue. Nonfiction writers have the advantage of using brief stories, statistics and bullet points...

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Why Blog Post Word Count is Important

  Blog post word count is important. All online entrepreneurs agree. But there’s disagreement how many words are needed to get desired results. Those results are two-fold: Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for high search page ranking Content that rivets reader attention long enough for theme to respond to the...