When you create a blog, it’s like you create a little monster. You have to feed a blog content. You have to maintain it. If you blog regularly, you have to disinfect it against spam. You have to bring your friends to come and see it. Maybe you’ll have to think about SEO and tags … Continue reading How Using Top 10 Lists Creates Great Content
by Katharine Grubb, 10 Minute Novelist Everybody wants their blog to be noticed. But in reality, that’s a little tricky. According to Tumblr stats, there are 375 million on Tumblr alone, that’s one for every person living in the United States. That stat doesn’t count WordPress and other blogging platforms. Writers are constantly encouraged to blog … Continue reading Top 10 Tips To Make Your Blog Title More RT Worthy
By Rachelle M. N. Shaw In such a highly competitive world of publishing, it’s no surprise that author platforms have taken center stage and become the foundation for any writer’s success. But who has time to keep up with all the Tweets, Pins, and Instagram posts needed to do so? The truth is, successful authors … Continue reading Making Your Author Platform Work for You — A Guest Post by Rachelle M. N. Shaw
Author’s note: I published this post a year ago, on my other blog, just as I was seeing the wonderfulness that was #MondayBlogs. I still believe in this meme and still think a little shine and polish on our tweets could make the difference. Agree? How Can I Get My Blog Post Noticed? I participate … Continue reading Tips To Make Your Blog Tweet More RT Worthy (Gentle Suggestions For Participants of #MondayBlogs) by Katharine Grubb
The first two weeks of February are #ethicalauthors weeks here at 10 Minute Novelists. As an author and a reader, I got to thinking about authors who misbehave and how that can affect their readers and how it affects their art and their writing. Love your reader! There are lots of ways to love … Continue reading Love Your Reader, Love Your Art, Love Yourself A Guest Post By A. E. Snow
My book, Write A Novel In 10 Minutes A Day, needs volunteers to receive an Advance Reader Copy (or ARC) for the purpose of reviewing it the last week of March, 2015. Write A Novel In 10 Minutes A Day by Katharine Grubb Would you like to write but have no spare time? Do you not … Continue reading Wanna Be First In Line? Write A Novel In 10 Minutes A Day Needs Reviewers!
When you create a blog, it’s like you create a little monster. You have to feed it content. You have to maintain it. You have to disinfect it against spam. You have to bring your friends to come and see it. You have to think about SEO and tags and categories. You have to decorate … Continue reading How Top 10 Lists On Your Blog Can Feed Your Content Monster
How Can I Get More Attention On Twitter? (Author’s note. I posted this a year ago. In that time, my Twitter presence has gone from 3,000+ followers to 16,000+ plus followers, I’ve established a newsletter, started a Facebook group and committed to lead two chats weekly. #MondayBlogs helped me to do all those things. Monday … Continue reading How to Maximize #MondayBlogs To Gain Readers! (Or, Welcome To The Weekly Twitter Cocktail Party!)