Welcome to Writing Blog Treasures! Here you’ll find the best of the blogsphere from the past week. So, grab your coffee, sit back and above all – enjoy *smile*
Thoughts on Amazon and India and the future of KDP Select by Kait Nolan.
A Newbie’s Guide to Publishing: Konrath’s Sales by J.A. Konrath. Yep, he hired someone to put his sales numbers together and posted them. Enlightening reading.
Do You Believe These 3 Publishing Myths? by Joel Friedlander.
Beat the Best-Sellers – the Other Way to the Top by Nick Thacker guest posting on Elizabeth S. Craig’s site.
The Business Rusch: Content is King by Kristine Kathryn Rusch.
On Aspects of Publishing
How to Get Amazon’s Top Customer Reviewers to Review Your Book by Joanna Penn.
The High Bar of Finding an Agent or Publisher by Jami Gold.
On Social Media
Extra Ether: Who Owns Your Tweets? by Porter Anderson.
How “Personal” Should Writers Get on Social Media by Kristen Lamb.
5 Free Services that Help You Build Author Platform by Matthew Turner guest posting on Jane Friedman’s site.
On Blogging & Tech
Editing With The Kindle by Joanna Penn.
Building Your First Website – Resource List by Jane Friedman.
How to Create an Ebook from Wikipedia Articles via Digital Inspiration.
On Writing Craft
Black Swan – The Trick to Inner and Outer Demons by Kristen Lamb.
Creating Two-Word Characters by K.M. Weiland.
Building a Better Character by Chuck Wendig (part of the Ask a Writer series).
7 Tricks to Add Variety to Your Dialogue by Marcy Kennedy.
On the Writer’s Life
The 5 Bad Habits of Good Writers by Alicia Rasley of Edittorrent.
The Inbox Explosion: How Do You Manage Yours? by Jami Gold.
3 Steps to Creating Your Own Writing Luck by Suzannah Freeman.
Discovering and Building Your Writing Skills ~ A New Series by Writers in the Storm. Be sure to check out the first post in the series: WriterStrong and 5 Ways to Achieve A Healthier Writing Brain (by August McLaughlin).