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  • Things Writers Need to Stop Worrying About
    As writers, we often worry about things that aren’t really warranted. This keeps us from never starting or continuing with our writing. Some writers worry about their craft and the writing process. Others worry about the business side of writing. This constant worry hinders you into moving forward. Here are five things you should let ...
  • How Good is ‘Good Enough’ When It Comes to Writing
    “I believe that basically you write for two people; yourself to try to make it absolutely perfect; or if not then wonderful. Then you write for who you love, whether she can read or write or not and whether she is alive or dead.” – Ernest Hemingway Writers are known to be perfectionists. We strive to ...
  • Create Seasonal Based Plans and Products
    When you’re blogging, it’s important to make your plans in advance for the content that will appear on your blog. This needs to be based on the season as well as the products and services that you plan to promote or launch. Just like a retail store is planning fall sales in the summer, you ...
  • Seven Tips Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know
    When it comes to being in business for yourself, there are two realities you can testify to be true. It is easier than ever to become an entrepreneur and it is harder than ever to become an entrepreneur. The former is correct because the world is your oyster, thanks to the myriad of platforms, services and tools ...
  • How to Write an Autoresponder Series
    An autoresponder series is one of the best ways to connect with your target audience and build a relationship with them. It can seem a daunting prospect, but here are the essentials for success. 1. The Ethical Bribe One of the best ways to get people onto your email marketing list is to offer them what is ...
  • How to Move Forward When You’re Feeling Overwhelmed
    As a creative, focusing on one niche or genre feels confining. After all, you have interests and ideas for all kinds of writing in every genre from romance to sci-fi to business books. Should you pursue several of them at the same time? Probably not. When you are first starting out, it’s not a good idea ...
  • Choose Your Focus and Stick to It
    As a creative, focusing on one niche or genre feels confining. After all, you have interests and ideas for all kinds of writing in every genre from romance to sci-fi to business books. Should you pursue several of them at the same time? Probably not. When you are first starting out, it’s not a good idea ...
  • How Often Should You Review Your Content Plan and Analytics?
    There are a number of different schools of thought regarding how often a business owner with a website or blog should review their content plan and their analytics. The truth is, you need to do it every time you publish something new. The biggest mistakes new small business owners make are: a) They don’t have a ...
  • How to Encourage Earned Media
    Most bloggers and online business owners miss golden opportunities to promote their brand and business by not having a media outreach program or focusing on earned media. Yet encouraging earned media can be one of the best ways to achieve your goals. What Is Earned Media? Earned media is when discussions about your brand, products and/or services ...
  • How to Build Suspense in Your Content
    A lot of content on the internet just seems to be the same old thing, with nothing new, exciting or noteworthy that deserves being paid attention to. One of the best ways to stand out from this is to create suspense. This can be accomplished in a couple of ways. Journalistic Writing versus Blogging Journalistic writing is ...