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In this article, we explore the benefits of concept-based content for writers, readers, and search engines. Find out how to start using concept-based content for better search results.
Channel the power of empathy to connect your readers with your story. Use your main character's vulnerability, disadvantage and context to get your reader to love them.
Clear, direct content focused on your customers' needs will make sure you're talking to them, not speaking at them. Here's how to do it.
Supporting characters are designed to move your story forward. Discover their relationship to story context and how that influences the way you write them.
Verbs like "know," "remember," and "imagine" are thought verbs that happen inside a character’s head. They slow the story down. Learn how to replace them with action and detail.
Creating a series can boost your author career and simplify your novel writing. You’ll create benefits as a writer and increase your marketing power. Author Zara Altair offers tips on writing a series.
The correct use of adverbs can make your prose shine. Learn how to decide which adverbs to keep and which to eliminate.
Use the inverted pyramid to increase engagement, boost SEO, and escalate your social media presence. This is a time-tested writing style that gets to the point.
To epilogue or not to epilogue – that is the question. Should you use an epilogue to wrap up your story, or is that just overkill? We discuss.
From establishing a business mindset and creating a website to connecting with your readers, here are the beginner steps to creating your author platform.
Add subplots to your novel to make your story more relatable and entertaining. Tips to creating a subplot that works, how subplots enhance your story, and subplot pitfalls.
Authors can use Google Keep for everything from story research and characters to marketing. Find your notes fast with this easy-to-use application.
Your book cover is the prime marketing tool for your book. Learn the basic elements and how to use them to your advantage to grab readers’ interest.