September 16th, 2011

White-Knuckling Your Author Platform: How to Rein in the Social Media Pressure

White-Knuckling Your Author Platform: How to Reign in the Social Media Pressure by Roni Loren

It’s no secret that writers are supposed to be building their online platform and brand from the get-go. You can find a bazillion posts on that very thing. Blog! Tweet! Facebook! Tumblr! Get lots of followers! Get lots […]

May 30th, 2011

Are You Linked In?

by Jenny Hansen

Everyone is talking about Social Media and I’ve got several friends scratching their heads going, “What does that even MEAN? And why do I need so many DIFFERENT KINDS??”

There’s a simple answer to “why so many?” You want to go to where your people are. It’s as simple as that.

Maybe […]

March 9th, 2011

How to Build Your Writing Team

I learned about the four character requirements of teamwork: openness, generosity, flexibility and patience. Of course I thought of how this applies to writing. Many writers feel that they are flying solo when nothing could be further than the truth. The process of getting a book published requires a massive amount of teamwork and every single one of the above qualities. […]