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Some authors embark on never-ending cycles of editing, unsure of when enough is enough.
Others see their work as such an extension of themselves, it becomes difficult to eliminate any material that doesn't fit.
Either way, embracing some good self-editing practices can help.
Check out these handy tips on improving your writing, compiled by our insightful editing staff.
With the advent of the Internet, getting published has never been easier. Unfortunately, while the barrier to entry has lowered, the barrier to visibility has grown. With thousands of authors publishing new books each year, it can be easy for your hard work to get lost in the mix.
So, how can you get your book to stand out above the rest?
Through social media marketing.
To help enhance your promotional efforts, check out these tips on boosting your book sales using the power of social media.
With all the changes the publishing industry has undergone in the last decade, marketing your newest book can be overwhelming.
But whether you're a first-time author or have several bestsellers under your belt, these proven strategies can help make sure your work stands out in the crowd.
When examining what makes a particular book memorable, chances are its characters play a significant role. So, when writing your book, you should strive to create vivid characters who captivate your readers for the duration of your story.
Check out these helpful pointers on crafting mesmerizing characters that'll keep your readers spellbound.
One key way to overcome many of the various challenges you'll face as an author is through writing sprints, during which you write as many words as possible, without editing or pausing to evaluate what you’ve written. Whether for 5 minutes or an hour, this practice can not only help increase your writing speed, but also the frequency at which you commit yourself to writing.
The villain of a story is often one of its most important characters. As the antagonist, this character drives conflict in the story and has a big role in steering the plot.
But what separates an effective villain from one who falls flat?
A sympathetic one.
Check out these helpful tips on incorporating sympathetic villains into your story.
Because of your familiarity with your work, it can be easy to overlook any remaining errors it may have, so the trick is to put yourself in the shoes of your readers and view it from their perspective. In case you could use some help doing just that, here are 6 helpful tips on proofreading your work one last time, prepared by our dedicated editing staff.
So you've finished your first draft and can't wait to share your literary brilliance with the world…but after giving it a quick review, you notice some run-on sentences, misspelled words, even missing punctuation - and your next thought is, "I need to hire a professional editor." Well, before you trust your baby to the hands of proven professionals, check out these helpful tips on editing your first draft.
Podcasting is often referred to as "the new blogging," as increasing numbers of book enthusiasts prefer listening to them over reading. With people constantly on the go, either driving, exercising, or multitasking, working and listening often go hand-in-hand. For this reason, many authors have taken to podcasting to grow their online presence and boost their brand - so how can you make yours stand out? Check out these helpful tips on making a solid author podcast.
A monomyth, or hero's journey, describes a commonplace narrative arc in which a hero goes on an adventure, is victorious in a moment of crisis, and returns home a changed person. Most stories follow this archetypal path, each comprised of shared structural elements.
More in this detailed breakdown of narrative arcs, and the various elements that comprise them.
The most enticing, page-turning stories are those with believable, flawed, and multilayered anti-heroes. As a writer, you're guaranteed to delight in creating anti-heroes, as they're arguably the most interesting characters by virtue of their realism and ambiguity.
Check out this breakdown of just what characterizes anti-heroes, as well as the best tips for crafting them.
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