I've been blogging since 2005. I created this blog in 2010.
From my home on a rural island, this blog has helped me connect with those in the publishing industry--readers, authors, editors and publishers.
I enjoy blogging and consider it to be part of my writing practice.
I hope you find this collection of articles helpful as you create, build and maintain your own blog.
An Introduction to Blogging
Should Writers Blog?
The Benefits of Blogging
Secrets of Successful Blogging
Tips on Writing Blog Posts
How to Write Popular Posts
Do You Suffer from Blogger Fatigue? Here's the Cure...
Why You Shouldn't Change Your Blog Address
Social Networking Q and A
Marketing Tips For Authors
The Best On-line Marketing Strategy
Here's an excellent article from a blogging pro
How to Start Blogging: A Definitive Guide for Authors
by Jane Friedman
I haven't bought these books or course but I do follow these author blogs.
The Author Blog:
Easy Blogging for Busy Authors
Anne R Allen
Rise of the Machines--
Human Authors in a Digital Age
And Kristen Lamb's three-hour on demand course
Spilling the Tea
Blogging for Authors
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