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BBC broadcaster and author Pam Rhodes on writing without a concrete outline

When I was first reached out to to review Pam’s new book Springtime at Hope Hall, I was immediately hooked. Labelled as a heartwarming community story, it’s no wonder this book immediately got my attention–I do love my stories about families, both blood and otherwise. Pam’s written 12 books so far and all of them…… Continue reading BBC broadcaster and author Pam Rhodes on writing without a concrete outline

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The blogger’s guide to Search Engine Optimization.

Wednesday Wisdom is a series of blog posts on This is Lit about the different content marketing strategies you can use to crush it in the blogging world. So you’ve been at this blogging thing for a while now and you’re pretty regular with your posts. You stick to a schedule, you share all your…… Continue reading The blogger’s guide to Search Engine Optimization.

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6 tips to write a headline that’ll make your blog post irresistible.

Wednesday Wisdom is a series of blog posts on This is Lit about the different content marketing strategies you can use to crush it in the blogging world. Today, we’re going to be discussing some tricks you can follow to write the perfect headline. As Copyblogger repeatedly taught me, the goal of a headline is…… Continue reading 6 tips to write a headline that’ll make your blog post irresistible.

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AuthorsGetLit: Putting your writing first by Miriam Seidel

AuthorsGetLit is a series on This is Lit that focuses on tips for authors, self-published or otherwise, from both bloggers and other authors. Hiya, nerds! Today we have Miriam Seidel, author of The Speed of Clouds, giving us writing advice that’s partly confessional. Miriam talks about how she managed to find time for her writing…… Continue reading AuthorsGetLit: Putting your writing first by Miriam Seidel

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AuthorsGetLit: Scott Kauffman on novel prep.

AuthorsGetLit is a new series on This is Lit that will focus on tips for authors and publishers about interacting with bloggers, soliciting book reviews, and more. Are you all caught up on the tips award-winning writers have given for aspiring authors? Click the link up above to read different tips on submitting manuscripts, self-publishing,…… Continue reading AuthorsGetLit: Scott Kauffman on novel prep.

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AuthorsGetLit: The real reason your book pitch keeps getting rejected.

AuthorsGetLit is a new series on This is Lit that will focus on tips for authors and publishers about interacting with bloggers, soliciting book reviews, and more. Today, we have Marc Whelchel, the author of The Doubly Dead Angel-Thief, giving us the real reasons why a book pitch gets rejected. I love Marc Whelchel’s writing…… Continue reading AuthorsGetLit: The real reason your book pitch keeps getting rejected.

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AuthorsGetLit: Perseverance pays and Erika Raskin proves it.

AuthorsGetLit is a series on This is Lit that will focus on tips for authors, self-published or otherwise, from both bloggers and other authors. Any published author would tell you that just writing a novel isn’t enough. Before your book can reach readers, an agent needs to pick it up. You need to find a…… Continue reading AuthorsGetLit: Perseverance pays and Erika Raskin proves it.