Monthly Archives: May 2018

How to Start a Blog: A Step-by-Step Guide for Writers – From The Write Life Blog

Originally posted on Author Don Massenzio:
So you want to start a blog? If you’re a writer, it makes perfect sense: You can use a blog to serve as your author platform, market your book or find new freelance writing…

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Writing The Mystery Short Story [Mystery Month]

Originally posted on Rachel Poli:
Writing a mystery is hard, but writing a mystery short story is even harder. Mysteries can take a lot out of you – between the crime taking place, the long investigation process, and so on.…

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There’s a Million Different Voices*

Originally posted on Confessions of a Mystery Novelist…:
Authors of series use several strategies to keep their series interesting over time. One strategy some authors use is to have different protagonists within the same series. It can be a challenge…

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Learn How To Start Your Own Online Magazine For Not Much – From the Just Publishing Advice Blog

Originally posted on Author Don Massenzio:
The printed magazine is being replaced more and more by new digital magazines Before the Internet, publishing tycoons and newspaper publishers dominated the magazine industry. Now though, the number of print magazines published is in…

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Not Using Email Marketing? Just Follow These Steps – From the Social Media Just for Writers B.

Originally posted on Author Don Massenzio:
If you aren’t using email marketing, you may want to rethink your book marketing strategy. We know that social media is all the rage – and rightly so – but email marketing, according to Kissmetrics“crushes”…

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A Smarter Author Platform for the Digital Era of Publishing

Originally posted on How To Ebook:
A Smarter Author Platform for the Digital Era of Publishing Please welcome former WU contributor Jane Friedman back to WU today! Jane has 20 years of experience in the publishing industry, with expertise in business strategy…

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How to Write 12 Books in 6 Months to Grow Sales & Populate a Backlist #motownwriters

Originally posted on Motown Writers Network . . . Michigan Literary Network:
Thanks to the rise of binge-reading and binge-watching behavior, today’s readers often plow through an entire book series quickly. I’m a binge-and-repeat reader myself — I will glom onto a series from start…

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