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Welcome to 1976write!

If you're a seasonal blogger or a burgeoning writer you'll find something here for you.  1976write is about finding your own writing voice, mastering it and making a living from it.

I cover article writing and how to improve yourself as a writer.  I feel that writing is a craft to be learned and skill that needs sharpening.

For all Bloggers

Can I Make Money Blogging?
A simple guide to get you started as a blogger.

The 50 Million Dollar Question, How do I Get Traffic to My Blog?
Useful tips and tricks to bring in more readers to your blog.

Creating and Making Money From a Self-Hosted Blog
See the advantages to starting your own self-hosted blog.

For all Writers

Start Your Life as a Writer with this Simple Guide
A simple guide to to get you started on your writing journey.

70 Best Websites for Writers
A valuable tool if you want to sharpen your writing.

How to Write Like a Writer Everyday, If You Feel Like it Or Not
If you're struggling to write at the moment, this article is for you.

For all Self Publishers

Selling Your eBook: 5 Alternatives to Amazon Kindle 
Discover other platforms to sell your eBook from.

6 Good Reasons Why You Should Write an eBook
Want to write an eBook? See 6 Great Reasons why you should start today.

Publishing an eBook: Resources for Authors
See some of the current services on offer online.

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Discovering the Writer in You and Making a Living From It

It doesn't matter what stage you're with with your writing, it's a journey for all, and about being the best that you can be.

For me, it's an ongoing process that always needs improvement, and there's always something new to learn and discover.

I chose to create 1976write about blogging, writing and self-publishing, areas of interest for most writer's.  Here's how I define them:

Blogging:  Can be personal or a business.  A way to communicate with an audience and get your message across.

Writing: Creating meaningful words and sentences that can be read and understood, putting your thoughts on paper.

Self-Publishing: Being in control of the entire process of creating a book/eBook, its design, interior, format, price and distribution.

So join me on my writing journey. If there's a particular topic you'd like me to cover or a question you'd like me to answer, Just get in touch and I'll be happy to blog about it.