10 Common Editing Mistakes Authors Make (and How to Fix Them)

10 Common Editing Mistakes Authors Make (and How to Fix Them)

Professional editor JoEllen Nordström shares the ten worst editing mistakes writers commonly make. To win the editing battle, you need to understand the foundation of each mistake. In this article, JoEllen explains the most common errors and how you can fix them.

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Webinar: Market Your Writing Biz on Social Media (Even If You Have a Small Audience)

Webinar: Market Your Writing Biz on Social Media (Even If You Have a Small Audience)

Join this session to walk away with key foundational strategies for building your marketing messages, creating content, and connecting with potential partners on social media.

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Webinar: Author Website Dos and Don'ts

Webinar: Author Website Dos and Don'ts

In this upcoming webinar, book marketing coach Sue Campbell of Pages & Platforms will show you what an author website is actually for and shares some essential dos and don'ts for author websites so you can get yours up and running or give it a tweak.

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Fantasy Writer's Week at ProWritingAid

Fantasy Writer's Week at ProWritingAid

Want to start writing fantasy? Wondering what the main elements of a great fantasy novel are and how to use them? We've got you covered. ProWritingAid are incredibly excited to announce Fantasy Writer's Week, a week-long series of events all geared towards fantasy writers and world-builders.

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Webinar: Publish Your Book Yourself with Kobo Writing Life

Webinar: Publish Your Book Yourself with Kobo Writing Life

Want to publish your own book, but not sure which software to use? Come along to our Kobo Writing Life walkthrough to see if it's the self-publishing software for you. Register for free, now.

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Webinar Replay: How to Self-Publish With Lulu, a Walkthrough and Q&A

Webinar Replay: How to Self-Publish With Lulu, a Walkthrough and Q&A

Are you ready to self-publish your book? We've invited Chelsea to show us how Lulu can help. Lulu is one of the top self-publishing and print-on-demand companies out there. Whether you are creating a gift, a book to sell on Amazon, a manual for your office, a portfolio, or any other kind of book for any purpose, Lulu can help make it happen.

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The 8 Elements of a Killer Book Proposal: Sell Your Nonfiction Book Before You Write It

The 8 Elements of a Killer Book Proposal: Sell Your Nonfiction Book Before You Write It

A book proposal is an argument for your idea, a business case for your project, a showcase of your expertise, and a declaration of your voice. Join us for this free, live webinar as we learn how to write a proposal that will help you sell your book before you've written it.

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ProWritingAid Presents: Monthly Writing Professor Q&A with A.J. Ogilvie

ProWritingAid Presents: Monthly Writing Professor Q&A with A.J. Ogilvie

On the third Wednesday of every month, the ProWritingAid community is invited to join Andrew (A.J.) Ogilvie, PhD, Professor of Business Communication for an in-depth training and Q&A.

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ProWritingAid Presents: Self-Editing School with JoEllen Nordström

ProWritingAid Presents: Self-Editing School with JoEllen Nordström

We've teamed up with Story Coach and founder of First Editing JoEllen Nordström for Self-Editing School. On the third Thursday of every month, you’re invited to join us as we learn how use self-editing to take a manuscript from a rough first draft to a polished piece ready to send to editors.

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You're Invited to ProWritingAid's Monthly Book Doctor Q&A

You're Invited to ProWritingAid's Monthly Book Doctor Q&A

On the second Tuesday of every month, the ProWritingAid community is invited to bring all their questions to our favorite Book Doctor, Sally O-J.

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ProWritingAid's Monthly Write In: Join Our Writing Community

ProWritingAid's Monthly Write In: Join Our Writing Community

On the fourth Tuesday of every month, we gather for the ProWritingAid Write-In. You're invited to join us as we work through short writing prompts and share together for feedback, focussing on a different area of the writing process each month. Whether you work on pieces of your ongoing writing project, or come up with new concepts and ideas for every prompt, every writer is welcome.

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Webinar Replay: Fictionary Walkthrough with CEO, Kristina Stanley

Webinar Replay: Fictionary Walkthrough with CEO, Kristina Stanley

In this recording of a live session, Kristina Stanley, CEO and Founder of Fictionary, showed us how her groundbreaking new story editing software can help you evaluate and revise your manuscript against the 38 Story Elements professional editors look for. Watch the replay now.

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Webinar Replay: How to Stay Focussed and Finish That Novel With Novlr CEO, Kim Montgomery

Webinar Replay: How to Stay Focussed and Finish That Novel With Novlr CEO, Kim Montgomery

Do you dream of the day when you'll hold your finished novel in your hands? But does it always feel like something's stopping you from getting there? Join us on November 12 for a live walkthrough of Novlr, the writing software that helps you focus on what really matters: the words on the page.

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How to Write a Logline: The Complete Guide

How to Write a Logline: The Complete Guide

The logline is not your story; but it is the narrative essence of your story that conveys the high concept, the tone, and core emotion of your premise, and does all this in one short sentence (or two).

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Webinar Replay: How to Edit Your Book: An Editing Q&A

Webinar Replay: How to Edit Your Book: An Editing Q&A

Have you got questions about the editing process? We’ve got answers! Hear from editing gurus Kristina Stanley and Lisa Lepki in this replay of our live Q&A session.

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