Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Building an Author Website

Follow these ten detailed steps, and you'll end up with an author website. #KidLitTips

http://thewritepractice.com/building-an-author-website/

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Freelance Editors

Do you need to hire a freelance editor to get published? #KidLitTips

http://www.writersdigest.com/editor-blogs/guide-to-literary-agents/freelance-editors-fit-todays-publishing-landscape

Monday, November 20, 2017

Writing STEM Picture Books

This handout from Melissa Stewart gives links to many resources on writing picture books about STEM (science, technology, engineering, math). #KidLitTips

http://celebratescience.blogspot.com/2017/07/scbwi-handout-writing-stem-picture-books.html

Sunday, November 19, 2017

Social Media Mistakes

Ten things you shouldn't do on social media. #KidLitTips

https://blog.bufferapp.com/social-media-mistakes

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Picture Book Tips

If you're new to writing picture books, you'll find these ten tips helpful to get you started. #KidLitTips

https://nowastedink.com/2017/06/21/infographic-brainstorming-plans-for-writers/

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Brainstorming

There are many ways to brainstorm ideas, and this infographic shows some of them. #KidLitTips

https://nowastedink.com/2017/06/21/infographic-brainstorming-plans-for-writers/

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Attending a Conference

Ways to keep your conference experience in perspective. #KidLitTips

https://kathytemean.wordpress.com/2017/06/28/5-tips-for-conference-attendees-by-jennifer-reinharz/

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Character Description

Stephen King gives six tips for describing your characters. #KidLitTips

http://thewritepractice.com/character-description/?hvid=1QVCbJ

Monday, November 13, 2017

Writing Picture Books

Here are twelve lessons from Josh Funk on how to write picture books. #KidLitTips

https://www.joshfunkbooks.com/resources-for-writers

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Getting Published

Here's an overview of the steps you need to follow to get your book published. #KidLitTips

https://www.janefriedman.com/start-here-how-to-get-your-book-published/