Monday, June 17, 2019

The Essential Guide to SEO for Writers

Every website owner needs to understand both the importance and meaning of SEO and what relevance it has to their blog.

Monday, June 10, 2019

5 Fabulous Book Cover Design Tips Every Author Must Know

Never judge a book by its cover.

As the old adage goes, but book covers are a vital selling point for all authors wanting to grab the attention of future readers.

Monday, June 03, 2019

The Rookie's Guide to Self-Publishing

(Updated 3/06/2019). 

So What is Self-Publishing?

Self-publishing is the ability to publish a book or eBook on a platform such as Amazon, and not needing the help of a traditional publishing house.

I've done this with Amazon, and currently have 6 books on their platform, and currently receive an income from that.

Monday, May 27, 2019

The Benefits of Touch Typing for Writers

A Brief History of the Typewriter

Creating a machine with the ability to put down the spoken word, was a desire of many pioneering inventors.

Things really started to kick-in around about the 14th century when many inventors started building protypes of very early printing machines.  Many of these early inventions received patents, some were picked up by the public, but were ultimately discarded.

Monday, May 20, 2019

5 Book Marketing Tips for Self-Published Authors

Give Your Book Sales a Boost With These 5 Simple Book Marketing Tips

Some of the most basic issues of book marketing can easily be overlooked in the rush to sell your book.

Monday, May 13, 2019

Why You Should Use Blogger as Your Writing Platform

Why People Underestimate Blogger

When Google acquired Blogger way back in 2003, few people would have imagined it would still have existed today.  But it's alive and well, and like many bloggers (myself included) still the best platform to use for blogging.

Monday, May 06, 2019

How to Write About What You Love and Get Paid

If you're looking to earn extra money, or maybe writing is just your passion.  I'm going to share with you 11 ways to make money from writing online, I'll also cover blogging and marketing, because both of these are essential parts og writing online today.

This blog post is not a get rich quick post , I believe it takes time to lay a foundation, before you start seeing real income come in, if you follow all of these points you're on way to making a real income from your writing.

Monday, April 29, 2019

Copywriting Basics: What Every Writer Should Know

Copywriting is a field of writing that can make your blog or website shine.  You just need to know the basics before you get started. 

Quick Note:

Remember its all about the audience.

Typing out well written sentences, with no grammar or punctuation mistakes, is all very welly, but what you need to understand is that copywriting is a persuasive form of writing that's there to encourage your customers to trust your brand.

Friday, April 26, 2019

8 Best Writing Blogs for Newbie Writers

Want to stay up-to-date with the latest developments, as well as learn new insights about writing?

There are plenty of writing blogs that offer all of these.

But which ones are the best? 

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

How to Create Amazing Images for Your Blog with Fotor

How to Make Words Look Good

Have you ever looked at an image online and thought, what's that all about? That's because your eyes are struggling to deal with everything being presented to you. People need visual cues to establish some kind of importance. Your eyes flow more easily across a document when a visual cue is in the frame.