Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Debut Year Tips

You learn so much as a debut author, including many of these tips.

http://blog.liviablackburne.com/2015/06/random-practical-tips-for-your-debut.html

Monday, May 23, 2016

Educational vs. Trade

What are the differences between educational and trade publishers, and what do these mean to the author?

http://cynthialeitichsmith.blogspot.com/2016/03/guest-post-annette-bay-pimentel-on.html

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Agent Red Flags

It's important to check out prospective agents before submitting to them.

http://thewritelife.com/before-you-pitch-literary-agents/

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Secrets of Publishers Authors

Here are some things that you learn after you've been published.

http://janetterallison.com/blog/ten-things-published-authors-wont-tell-you/

Friday, May 20, 2016

Money

Most children's book authors earn more from their school visits than from sales of their books.

https://larrydanebrimner.com/2016/03/21/what-we-dont-talk-about/

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Facebook Profiles vs. Pages

As an author, is it better to have an official page or use your personal profile to market your book?

https://janefriedman.com/facebook-profile-use/

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Historical Research

If your write historical fiction, you want to make sure you are being true to the time period.

http://writersinthestormblog.com/2016/03/five-research-tips-for-historical-fiction-writers/

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Subtext

Use subtext to get your idea across without explicitly saying it in your text.

http://www.throughthetollbooth.com/2016/03/10/say-it-without-saying-it-thoughts-on-subtext/

Monday, May 16, 2016

Titles

The first rule of choosing a title is to make it unique.

http://cynthialeitichsmith.blogspot.com/2016/03/guest-post-david-lubar-on-name-of-prose.html

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Turning Points

Build a compelling story by using these turning points in your narrative.

http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2016/03/turning-points-most-effective-way-to.html#.VwgKnvkrJlZ