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Weekly News: 15th July 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: Kevin Tumlinson explains how authors can use content marketing to promote their books....

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Weekly News: 8th July 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: Useful advice for anyone wanting to work with a co-author or ghostwriter. Finland,...

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Weekly News: 1st July 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: Helpful tips and tricks for your author website design. Mistakes to avoid when...

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Weekly News: 24th June 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: Snapseed is a useful app for editing images for use in blog posts...

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Weekly News: 17th June 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: A useful guide to business cards for authors. How authors can use Pinterest...

Images, Resolution, and DPI

If you’re an author, you should be comfortable with words, but you’re probably less familiar with images, especially technical issues such as resolution and DPI (dots per inch). For most authors, this isn’t a...

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Weekly News: 10th June 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: If you’re using Windows, make sure you install all available updates as soon...

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Weekly News: 3rd June 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: A quick primer on keywords and how they impact sales. Hemingway’s advice is...

Two WordPress Plugins For Authors

I’ve written two plugins for WordPress. They’re both free, designed primarily for authors, and available from the WordPress plugin repository. Mobile Banner The Mobile Banner plugin was written to address a client requirement. It...

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Weekly News: 27th May 2019

Every week, I post a curated list of links that authors should find useful or interesting. Here are this week’s links: Seven common problems writers have with characters. Joanna Penn on exclusivity vs publishing...