Column by Max Booth III
How much writing would Charles Dickens have accomplished with FarmVille in his life?
Column by David Cranmer
David Cranmer mixes his passions for writing and bird watching to explain how nature has benefited his prose and social media presence. Stretching comparisons with bird-brained analogies? You decide.
Column by David James Keaton
It's all coming to an end, writers! Your grandma on Facebook... Zuckerberg in front of Congress... Looks like it's time to practice some crucial real-world social skills before the lights go off.
Column by Terrence McCauley
The options are almost overwhelming and, if you’re not careful, can become all-consuming.
Column by Annie Neugebauer
What is an artistic nemesis, why do you want one, what should you look for, and how do you find them?
Column by Gabino Iglesias August 23, 2017
From flat-earthers and 9-11 truthers to Nazi apologists and people who think not liking what they like makes you Satan, the web is full of folks ready to pick a fight. Here's how to win that fight.
Column by Christoph Paul August 3, 2017
Start the feud on a Podcast and finish it on Facebook.
Column by Michael David Wilson June 21, 2017
Lessons learned and things to consider when starting an author website.
Column by Gabino Iglesias June 12, 2017
There's a lot of writing about writing out there, but not much dealing with having a writing persona. Here are ten things you should know.
Review by Joshua Chaplinsky
Our review of the cult Italian novel, translated into English for the first time.
Column by Gabino Iglesias February 6, 2017
There's a lot of nonsense happening on Facebook, and it's time authors stop contributing to it.
Column by Bart Bishop November 7, 2016
A look at the author's inability to focus on novels these days, and how Nicholas Carr's "Is Google Making Us Stupid?" predicted all this in 2008.
Column by Peter Derk October 5, 2016
Your book isn't selling despite your social media efforts? Welcome to the club.
Column by Michael David Wilson September 9, 2016
The key lessons learned while abstaining from social media for fourteen days.
Column by Annie Neugebauer September 8, 2016
Tweet less. Tweet better. Tweet relevantly. And for the love of all that is holy, stop annoying your followers. Here’s the 10 most annoying things I see writers do on Twitter, plus how to fix them.
News by Peter Derk June 16, 2016
Is Facebook right? Is the written word on its death bed?
Column by Peter Derk
They know everything about you. But do they know everything about what you read?
Column by Max Booth III January 19, 2016
A guide to living a healthier book-buying life.
Column by Peter Derk January 6, 2016
You're an author who screwed up on social media. What do you do next, hotshot? What do you do?
Column by Rob Hart September 8, 2015
The title says it all. Buckle up. Put on your helmet. Rob Hart is about to hurt some feelings.
Column by Michael David Wilson
A case for using an email list over social media to communicate with your audience.
Column by Peter Derk August 20, 2015
When Max Booth III suggested 25 desperate marketing ideas, it was only a matter of time until someone tried them out.
News by Peter Derk
Curation site Product Hunt launches new Books section.
News by Peter Derk
Amazon adds super social sharing options to its Kindle for Android app.