Backlinks Make Your Author Blog Rank in the Search Engines

If you want your blog to rank in the search engines, you must get backlinks from other sites . High quality content will cause this to occur naturally. read more →

SEO for Author Blogs (Search Engine Optimization)

SEO for blogs means write excellent content that people want to read and share. Once you have that, you can optimize for Google to get your site ranked. read more →

17 Common Mistakes Made by Writers Every Day

Avoid these mistakes when you write a story or book and your writing will be more powerful and more likely to impress your client, your editor and your readers. read more →

How to Write 10,000 Words a Day

You can write thousands of words every day by setting goals, focusing, and eliminating distractions. Writing faster means you can make more money. read more →

Are You Embarrassed By Your Linkedin Profile Skills?

Are you wondering why a LinkedIn account is even necessary? If you’ve got a profile, do you wonder if you need to spend any time keeping it up-to-date and accurate? Do you know how to use LinkedIn to your best advantage? I receive many questions about LinkedIn from friends and co-workers, and many seem confused.. read more →

Want to Write But Not Feeling Motivated?

It’s not uncommon for writers to have difficulties remaining motivated. Writing is extremely creative and often even the smallest interruption or a seemingly insignificant flaw in the environment can interfere. This is commonly called writer’s block. Many writers wonder how to get motivated. I know the feeling, I’ve often sat motionless, staring at the screen.. read more →

Writing Tips: Being Too Obsessive About World Building

World building is an important part of writing novels, but be sure that you don’t spend an inordinate amount of time writing character backgrounds, location details, historical timelines, and so forth. read more →

8 Ways To Market Yourself With A Book

To supercharge your personal brand write a book (or have one ghostwritten) explaining your message and viewpoint. Nothing boosts branding like a book! read more →

12 Easy Ways To Help A Writer Out

Help out a writing friend. Use these simple and easy tips to give your writer (and other creative people) a boost. Almost all of these are free, and most won’t take over a minute or two. read more →

Illustrator Interview: Dawn D. Boyer

What does a typical day in the life of coloring book illustrator Dawn D. Boyer, Ph.D. look like? read more →