Here’s what we discussed on the blogs this week…
Interesting. Self-Publishing Review is now charging for book reviews. If you want to write reviews for SPR (and get paid), I give you the link.
I’m always looking for apps which make my life easier. I recently added Readability to my workflow — it’s elegant and useful, and means that I can catch up on my reading, no matter where I am.
Want to build your writer’s platform? Your platform is readers, and when you have readers, you have power. You don’t need to hunt for writing jobs. People want to work with you, so not only are you booked solid, you always have a waiting list of clients.
If your webpages aren’t found, there’s no point in creating them. The way to ensure that they’re found is to give a little thought to keywords.
Don’t worry – a little research goes a long way; there’s no need to obsess. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) can drive you crazy if you allow it to. Remember, it’s as much an art as a science.
You can write about almost anything and make money from it. All you need to do is make sure that there are advertisers.
You’re a writer. You have an inventory of content you’ve written: content for others, and content for your own use. Chances are however that you’re not making the most of your content. I know that I’m not…
Since I spend more time reading in the Kindle app than doing anything else on my iPad, I was delighted to see that the Kindle app has been updated to take advantage of the gorgeous new display.
Writer Gemma Halliday said: This month I hit a milestone in my self-publishing journey. I sold my 1 millionth self-published ebook.
Most of us hate asking questions. We think questions make us appear foolish.
However, there’s a danger in not asking questions.
I love my iPad. I’m rarely more than a few feet away from it. To me, it’s entertainment and productivity and creativity in one sleek package. In short, it’s magic.
Google’s Content “Over-Optimization” Penalty: Oh, The Horror
Shock, horror… say it isn’t so! Google’s about to introduce an “over-optimization” penalty. Terrifying news if you’re still recovering from the mighty Panda and its iterations.