October 3rd, 2016

Making Friends and Allies on Twitter—The Lone Wolf Watering Hole

Piper Bayard

Lone Wolf Writers are those who shun critique groups, avoid craft classes, and cross the street when we see volunteer editors heading toward us. We are known for keeping to ourselves and avoiding too many voices in our heads and in our lives.

If you’re still not […]

September 3rd, 2014

The Ultimate Writers’ Guide to Twitter Pitch Contests

Literary Agent Carly Watters

In the past year Twitter pitch contests are everywhere. There’s #PitchMas and #PitMad (which is next Tuesday: Sept 9th!) and many others for specific genres. I’ve done one with the Women’s Fiction Writing Association with the hashtag #WFpitch. Some writers are seasoned at it and it comes naturally. Others think: “140 […]

December 30th, 2013

Do You Clean Up Your Twitter Account? (3 Easy Tips)

by Jenny Hansen

If you know everything about Twitter, detest Twitter, or plan to never use it, you can probably skip this post.

For the rest of you: This is one of the most easy-to-implement social media posts I’ve ever done here at WITS. Enjoy!

It’s the beginning of a new year this week, and […]

May 16th, 2012

5 Reasons Why I *Heart* Twitter (And Why You Should Too)

By Laura Drake

This was the conversation at crit group last week…

Me: So I was tweeting with Chicken on a Chain last night, and –

Jenny: Chicken WHAT?

Me: He’s a bull. Retired from the PBR, one of the best. You should’ve seen him at the finals in 2009 —

Jenny: You did not […]

February 21st, 2011

Twitter Phone Home – Call 40404

You don’t need internet or a cool app on your phone to use Twitter. You just need a phone plan that includes texting. Read on… […]