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5 Tips to Help Writers Create Dazzling Infographics

5 Tips to Help Writers Create Dazzling Infographics

By on Sep 8, 2016 in Special Features

The term infographics refers to information graphics, and in essence, it means relaying information accompanied by pleasing graphics and colors. The combination of information and eye-catching graphics makes it easier for the readers to absorb and understand the information that’s being relayed, and as such, infographics have become very popular in the last decade....

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How to Publish Your Short Story in a Literary Magazine

How to Publish Your Short Story in a Literary Magazine

By on Aug 29, 2016 in Special Features

Getting published, traditionally, these days is a very difficult feat. For every writer out there who has been published in a magazine or offered a book deal, there are numerous others who haven’t. This does not mean it is impossible to get published, but you need to write really, really well, and be incredulously lucky. And for every writer out there who knows what...

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5 Reasons Why Writers Should Do Stand-Up Comedy

5 Reasons Why Writers Should Do Stand-Up Comedy

By on Aug 22, 2016 in Special Features

When we say writers should do stand-up comedy we do not, in any way, recommend a change of profession for full time writers, because while every stand-up comedian is a writer, not every writer is a stand-up comedian. But, getting up on stage and delivering a few funny bits to an audience can be highly beneficial for full time writers. However, getting up on stage is...

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5 Reasons Why Writers Need to Attend Writing Conferences

5 Reasons Why Writers Need to Attend Writing Conferences

By on Aug 15, 2016 in Special Features

Full time writing is, at its heart, a lonely type of profession. It’s just you, and your laptop, the empty page in front of you waiting to be filled with words and sentences and chapters. There is, of course, the illusion that after writing your first manuscript, or your first draft, your profession will not be so lonely anymore – for, surely, you will get in touch...

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How to Create an Audiobook the Right Way

How to Create an Audiobook the Right Way

By on Aug 1, 2016 in Special Features

Audiobooks present the perfect opportunity for every author to increase their audience and give their readers a new way to experience their paperbacks, hardbacks, or e-books. These days, it is not surprising that the process of self-publishing an audiobook is just as easy as publishing an e-book – if you know the right way to actually create the audiobook. Creating...

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21 Lessons Authors Can Learn From Jeff Bezos

21 Lessons Authors Can Learn From Jeff Bezos

By on Jul 20, 2016 in Special Features

Over the past two decades, Jeff Bezos, the mastermind of Amazon, has rewritten the book on innovation. Originally an online bookstore, Amazon, now a multi-billion dollar company, specializes in everything from books to automotive parts. What’s more, with the creation of Kindle and its contribution to self-publishing, the company has revolutionized the publishing...

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