My Top Ten Tweets for #writers

My Top Ten Tweets

Top Ten Tweets

 

I love to write, but with writing comes marketing, the bane of my existence. I began gathering tips about writing and marketing from various blogs for easier reference. One day I thought why not share? So here we go. Follow me on Twitter @roxannesmolen for more tips.

 

12 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Book Cover Designer https://buff.ly/2WjJmxN  Want better covers? Ask better questions. #writers #writerslife

51 Writing Contests in February 2019 – No entry fees https://buff.ly/2FTUn3Z  February packs a punch when it comes to writing contests. #writerscommunity #writerslife

An open letter to readers who love books https://buff.ly/2FXfYZe  When you write reviews, you’re also helping your favorite authors. #writerscommunity #writerslife

How To Use The Amazon Kindle Create App For Perfect Ebooks https://buff.ly/2FXhDOx  If you are not familiar with it, here is a short Kindle Create how-to guide so you can get started. #writerscommunity

The Distribution Phase (Bublish’s “Book Publishing Timeline Builder” Series—Part V) | Bublish https://buff.ly/2Uvj1Lz  Be prepared to make informed decisions as the publisher of your own work. #writerscommunity #writerslife

Boost Your Amazon Book Promotion with Pre-Order Strategies https://buff.ly/2Su6TJK  Give pre-order a try and take your Amazon book promotion up a level. #writerscommunity #writerslife

Beginnings and Backstory ~ Striking the right backstory balance in your first few pages, isn’t easy. https://buff.ly/2UteJnU  #writerscommunity #writetip

What is Urban Fantasy? A Guide for Readers and Writers https://buff.ly/2RitVSS  Urban fantasies are character-driven at heart. #writers #writetip

Book Ideas – 11 Inspiring Sources https://buff.ly/2FVf5j3  Magic can happen when you let loose and allow yourself to play. #writerscommunity #writingtips

One Simple Tip To Improve Your Description https://buff.ly/2S6Bz7c  When it comes to writing description, advice tends to be sparse. #writers #writingtips

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My Top Ten Tweets for #writers

My Top Ten Tweets

Top Ten Tweets

 

I love to write, but with writing comes marketing, the bane of my existence. I began gathering tips about writing and marketing from various blogs for easier reference. One day I thought why not share? So here we go. Follow me on Twitter @roxannesmolen for more tips.

An Author Page With More Features Than Amazon Author Central https://buff.ly/2G6dHKX  Any promotion tool, especially one for free, should be welcomed by authors. #writerscommunity #writerslife

Would Sir Isaac Newton Reject Your Shooting Scene? https://buff.ly/2RFVXbG  What kind of entrance and exit wounds are produced by ammunition? #writers #writetip

Weekend Writing Inspiration: 5 Steps to a Lasting Writing Habit https://buff.ly/2Ql0zHF  Set aside five to 15 minutes of time each day to get you started. #writerscommunity #writetip

World Building: Writing the Natural Environment https://buff.ly/2Unok04  Use story setting, the natural environment in particular, to drive obstacles, character development, and more. #writers #writetip

Stay Away From Traditional Book Publishing https://buff.ly/2AZmsSu  It is time to change that dream and get moving with your writing. #writerscommunity #publishing

What Is ‘High-Concept’ Fiction, And How Can I Write It? https://buff.ly/2AZHdgP  Benefit from using high concepts as hooks. #writerscommunity #writetip

8 Secrets to Pitching Your Novel Like a Pro https://buff.ly/2QFSWb8  Focus on the story. #writerscommunity #writerslife

Attract Instagram Followers Like Magnets https://buff.ly/2E7SvTj  Everything step-by-step. #writerscommunity

3 Ways to Show, Not Tell https://buff.ly/2QlmX3V  How to recognize the difference. #WritingCommunity #WritingTip

Everything You Need To Know About Guerrilla Book Marketing – Part 1 https://buff.ly/2LcjpuR  If your funds are limited, you need to know about guerrilla marketing. #writerscommunity #writerslife

My Top Ten Tweets for #writers

My Top Ten Tweets

Top Ten Tweets

 

I love to write, but with writing comes marketing, the bane of my existence. I began gathering tips about writing and marketing from various blogs for easier reference. One day I thought why not share? So here we go. Follow me on Twitter @roxannesmolen for more tips.

6 Reasons Why You Need to Finish & The Perils If You Don’t https://buff.ly/2FQbtAB  Even if you didn’t win #NaNoWriMo you need to finish the story you started. #writerscommunity

Six Myths About Traditional Publishing https://buff.ly/2Si1pRV  There is still much to celebrate about receiving a book deal with a traditional publisher. #writerscommunity #writerslife

The 10 Rules of Writing Large Casts of Characters https://buff.ly/2E7tKHG  Important rules of thumb to help you manage your teeming call sheets. #writerscommunity #writetip

Best Time to Write: Are You a Morning or a Night Writer? https://buff.ly/2Rxj20b  Good habits are the most essential key to being a more productive writer. #writerscommunity #writetip

How To Use Draft2Digital Universal Book Store Links https://buff.ly/2BT0EJQ  Universal book links are exactly what the doctor ordered for authors and self-publishers. #writerslife #WritingCommunity

The Poetry of Fiction: Michael Byers and Percival’s Planet https://buff.ly/2L0HGEh  The rhythms of language are what great literature is all about. #writers #WritingCommunity

Finished a First Novel? Do’s and Don’ts for What to do Next https://buff.ly/2ANF3R8  Only about 3% of people who start novels actually finish. #writerscommunity #writerslife

How to Write a Story: The 10 Best Secrets https://buff.ly/2RhupK4  The trick to writing a good story? Practice. #writerscommunity #WritingTipsAndTricks

Get Energized to Write (Even When You’re Too Tired after Work) – Derek Ralston https://buff.ly/2KJlWMK  Try waking up earlier and writing before work. #writerscommunity

5 Tips for Selling Your Books at Events—on a Budget https://buff.ly/2ysFz64  No matter what you do at an event, or what you are offering as swag, or how you decorate your table, be proud of it and your books. #writerscommunity

My Top Ten Tweets for #writers

My Top Ten Tweets

Top Ten Tweets

 

I love to write, but with writing comes marketing, the bane of my existence. I began gathering tips about writing and marketing from various blogs for easier reference. One day I thought why not share? So here we go. Follow me on Twitter @roxannesmolen for more tips.

How To Find Amazon KDP Keywords For Books For Free https://buff.ly/2PRTGgM  Do not think that your keyword research is over. It is never over. #writerscommunity #indieauthor

4 Steps Anyone Can Take To Avoid Writer Burnout https://buff.ly/2Bt135o  Being creative is tiring. We may just be sitting in a chair and “thinking” but we’re expending emotional energy. #writerscommunity #writerslife

Critique Groups can Help Your Career, but be Careful! https://buff.ly/2Sem0ql  These people are telling you about themselves, not what your book needs. #writerscommunity #writetip

The Pros and Cons of Using a Pen Name https://buff.ly/2SdlAR9  The lowdown on using a pseudonym versus one’s real name as a novelist. #writerscommunity #writetip

Take Charge of Your Creative Life: The SWOT Analysis https://buff.ly/2KAplxq  Ensure your time as an author is well spent. #writerscommunity #writetip

Productivity For Writers: 5 Ways To Become More Productive https://buff.ly/2QWWjKr  If you want to be a full-time author and make a living with your writing, you will have to make the time. #writerscommunity

10 Tips On How To Write A Blurb That Sells https://buff.ly/2FNjDth  Here are are a few quick tips that should help you craft blurbs and improve sales. #writerscommunity

How to write a first novel: 10 Do’s and Don’ts https://buff.ly/2IYXVnb  Writing a novel requires focus, planning, motivation, and discipline. #writerscommunity #writingtips

10 Biggest Book Marketing Mistakes You Need to Stop Making https://buff.ly/2RkSqzF  When you concentrate your marketing power, you often get more bang for your buck and free up more time and head space for writing. #writerscommunity #Bookpromotion

Writing A Book: What Happens After The First Draft? https://buff.ly/2KmJlSN  You must get the structure of the book right before obsessing over tiny details like word choice or grammar issues. #writerscommunity #writingtips

My Top Ten Tweets for #writers

My Top Ten Tweets

Top Ten Tweets

 

I love to write, but with writing comes marketing, the bane of my existence. I began gathering tips about writing and marketing from various blogs for easier reference. One day I thought why not share? So here we go. Follow me on Twitter @roxannesmolen for more tips.

Character Plotting https://buff.ly/2zQBPw3  The characters we create are full of surprises. As they come to life with their own thoughts and feelings. #writers #writetip

How to Use Swag to Support Your Book Marketing http://ow.ly/s0EP30mwPEf  Think of giving the reader something connected to the book, something that’s memorable. #writers #indieauthors

What Authors Need To Know When Writing About Law – Part 1 https://buff.ly/2zZrv4U  Legal fiction, crime thrillers, or any other kind of fiction that deals with legal issues. #writers #writetip

Writing a Short Story: 8 Ways it will Help your Craft https://buff.ly/2DJwPh4  Writing short stories is a practice that really helps when it comes to working out longer story and character arcs. #writers #writetip

Think Small: 32-quick-fixes-for-writing-microblocks-and-miniglitches https://buff.ly/2RcK6Cg  You know that something else is needed, but the question is: what? #writerslife #writingtips

Nailing Your One-Sentence Story Concept https://buff.ly/2w6W32q  Your story concept has to be terrific to be worth not only your time (writing it) but also your reader’s time (reading it). #writerslife #writingtips

Do You Have a Story with a Twist, or a Twist That Thinks it’s a Story? https://buff.ly/2MQECL0  The story has to hold up even if readers know the twist. #writerslife #writingtips

How to outline a book without killing the fun of writing it https://buff.ly/2Ej01wg  Write the kind of outline that gives you a star to follow and makes sure you don’t forget the important steps. #writerslife #writingtips

Finding Sentences to Start a Story: 7 Methods https://buff.ly/2PJVncG  Great opening lines intrigue us. #writers #writingtips

Stupid Writing Rules: Why One Size Fits All Advice Doesn’t Work https://buff.ly/2S29WIN  There are no rigid rules for writing good fiction. #writerslife #writingtips

My Top Ten Tweets for #writers

My Top Ten Tweets

Top Ten Tweets

 

I love to write, but with writing comes marketing, the bane of my existence. I began gathering tips about writing and marketing from various blogs for easier reference. One day I thought why not share? So here we go. Follow me on Twitter @roxannesmolen for more tips.

 

Critique Groups: The Good, the Bad, and Run-for-Your-Lives! 10 Kinds of Critique Groups that Can Drive you Batty https://buff.ly/2O71N3t  Critique groups are a great way to get feedback on your writing. #writers #indieauthor

How To Find The Story In Your Non-fiction Project https://buff.ly/2CBBGj3  How you can unearth the story in your non-fiction. #writerscommunity #writetip

The Shame List: Manuscript Publishers Who Always Charge to Submit https://buff.ly/2SgJCLP  Avoid these publishers. #writerscommunity #writerslife

Use Colorful Images to Convey Your Content https://buff.ly/2D6zFMP  It is necessary to know the reading audience when selecting images or colors. #writer #blogger

Cover Art Design Trends For Self-Published Horror Novels https://buff.ly/2zeLEUj  There’s a fine line between creepy and cheesy! #indieauthor #writerslife

How to Design a Fiction Book Cover in Canva in 5 Easy Steps http://ow.ly/SI2e50jnk77  The five steps in this guide will help you to create a simple but lovely fiction book cover. #indieauthor #writerslife

7 Ways to Turbocharge Your Ebook Marketing https://buff.ly/2Q2ZtfR  Indie authors are among the most sophisticated ebook marketers. #indieauthors #writerslife

The 4 Most Effective Book Marketing Strategies That Work via @BadRedheadMedia https://buff.ly/2O5cWBA  Book marketing isn’t an option. #writers #indieauthor

The Problem of the Plucky Heroine https://buff.ly/2CSVnms  Whichever time and place you set your novel in, be true to those values. #writers #writetip

5 Things You Should Know Before Signing On With Any Publisher – https://buff.ly/2EWrVPj  Make sure you do your research! #writers #indieauthor

 

BONUS: NANOWRIMO TIPS

 

NaNoWriMo 2018 – Are You Participating? https://buff.ly/2DfGuLU  NaNoWriMo is available to anyone all over the world. #writers #NaNoWriMo

Everything You Need For A Great NaNoWriMo https://buff.ly/2SHj7PP  #NaNoWriMo resources in one place. #writers #nanowrimo2018

My tips for NaNoWriMo – Céline Terranova https://buff.ly/2JvN7Kg  Think “sustainable” and stick to it. #writers #NaNoWriMo18

NaNoWriMo and Finding Your Creative Flow https://buff.ly/2JmnxYl  Flow is similar to meditation. #writers #writetip #NaNoWriMo

How to write a book in 30 days: 8 key tips https://buff.ly/2AygEjU  Want to speed up your drafting approach? #writers #NaNoWriMo

How to Write a Book Fast: 5 Simple Rules https://buff.ly/2z0YS6R  All about streamlining your writing process and working smart, not hard. #writers #NaNoWriMo

Three Tools for Planning Your NaNoWriMo Novel https://buff.ly/2CFdvjv  National Novel Writing Month, aka November, is fast approaching. #writerscommunity #NaNoWriMo

My Top Ten Tweets for #writers

My Top Ten Tweets

Top Ten Tweets

 

I love to write, but with writing comes marketing, the bane of my existence. I began gathering tips about writing and marketing from various blogs for easier reference. One day I thought why not share? So here we go. Follow me on Twitter @roxannesmolen for more tips.

Book Writing Software to Help You Create, Organize, and Edit https://buff.ly/2Nu0N9f  The right tools and guidance can make your writing life simpler. #writerslife

Create Killer Twists: Learn How to Redeem Your Villain https://buff.ly/2pJe2JP  Make the change of heart genuine by giving your villain a solid motive. #writers #writetip

How to Use Song Lyrics in Your Novel https://buff.ly/2yIBDhV  If you’re planning to use song lyrics in your novel, ask yourself a couple of important questions first. #writers #writetip

Self-publish-fiction-successfully-9-tips-for-indie-novelists https://buff.ly/2zpLtqt  Selling self-published books is more difficult than it was. #indieauthor #writerslife

How to Understand Your Reader’s Level of Awareness to Grow Your Fanbase https://buff.ly/2pOQHGE  Using these principles we can get our books in front of the reader who is ready to buy. #writers #indieauthor

Should You Include a Prologue in Your Story? https://buff.ly/2yuBuhT  What makes for a well-written prologue with powerful purpose? #writers #writetip

5 Tips for Selling Your Books at Events—on a Budget https://buff.ly/2ysFz64  Finding cheap but cool things to use at book events is essential. #writerslife

Twitter: What You’re Doing Wrong and How to Make it Right https://buff.ly/2pTnmKU  Write great books. Learn how to market them. Do the work. #writerslife

Writers: How To Use Twitter Like A Best-Selling Author https://buff.ly/2RX0M14  Take full advantage of Twitter to build your own reader fan base. #writers #writerslife

Why You Should Finish Your First Draft As Quickly As Possible https://buff.ly/2QRQCgC  Is spewing out your writing as quickly as possible really the best way to ensure you finish your book? #writers #writetip

 

BONUS: NANOWRIMO TIPS

How to Prepare for NaNoWriMo Step 3: Meet Your Characters https://buff.ly/2RLR01J  How to create compelling main and secondary characters that your readers will love. #writers #nanowrimo2018

41 Insider Tips for Winning NaNoWriMo https://buff.ly/2NHlZsB  Write that novel you always knew was inside you. #writingtips #nanowrimo2018

My Top Ten Tweets for #writers

My Top Ten Tweets

Top Ten Tweets

 

I love to write, but with writing comes marketing, the bane of my existence. I began gathering tips about writing and marketing from various blogs for easier reference. One day I thought why not share? So here we go. Follow me on Twitter @roxannesmolen for more tips.

Traditional vs. self-publishing: A guide for new authors https://buff.ly/2Rp5TXE  Authors nowadays have more opportunities than ever. #writerslife

How to Interview a Book Publicist https://www.thebookdesigner.com/2018/10/how-to-interview-a-book-publicist-before-you-sign-an-agreement/ … A competent publicist can jump-start your publicity campaign. #writerslife

The Creative Penn’s list of recommended editors https://buff.ly/2Mh2pTg  Please check the editor’s site for up-to-date pricing. #writerslife #amediting

5 Quick Tips for Writing Thrilling Fight Scenes https://buff.ly/2H3yv6Y  Why are action and fight scenes so difficult to craft authentically? #writetip

5 Must-Try Writing Techniques For Fiction Authors https://buff.ly/2tVknGQ  What are your favorite techniques to use during a writing session? #writetip #writingtip

The 10 Best Grammar and Punctuation Checker Tools of 2018 https://buff.ly/2GRU1HC  Given the fact that you are not a famous writer and don’t want to spend a fortune on editors, the best option is to find a reliable grammar checker tool. #writetip

How To Master Amazon Kindle Keywords For KDP For Free https://buff.ly/2E6kODp  Your best Amazon keyword research tool is Amazon. #writerslife #indieauthor

How Can You Tell Legitimate Publishers from the Bad Guys? https://buff.ly/2E4fZKQ  A lot of vanity presses pose as self-publishing assistants these days. #writers #indieauthors

How to Write a Short Story from Start to Finish https://buff.ly/2RjYQzl  There are certain patterns to writing a short story. #writers #writetip

Character Voices: How to Write Persona Using Voice https://buff.ly/2NyScSN  Read these tips for making a character’s voice memorable. #writers #writetip

 

Will you be doing Nanowrimo this year?

Eight Reasons to Participate In NaNoWriMo https://buff.ly/2QBl9zm  Are you ready to give NaNoWriMo a try? #writerslife #nanowrimo

What Is NaNoWriMo? https://buff.ly/2y6MGlu  NaNoWriMo is a great challenge to undertake if you’re new to writing. #writers #nanowrimo2018

#NaNoWriMo Preparation: Free Five Day Challenge https://buff.ly/2QDNXay  Sign ups are open now. #writerslife

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) https://buff.ly/2RGrWck  If you or someone you know needs a deadline, needs a motivation, needs a kick in the pants to get started writing, NaNo is one way to do that. #nanowrimo2018

My Top Ten Tweets for #writers

My Top Ten Tweets

Top Ten Tweets

 

I love to write, but with writing comes marketing, the bane of my existence. I began gathering tips about writing and marketing from various blogs for easier reference. One day I thought why not share? So here we go. Follow me on Twitter @roxannesmolen for more tips.

Book Marketing: 5 Ways To Spice Up Your Amazon Book Pages https://buff.ly/2LW3HmQ  Make your books’ pages stand out. #writerslife

How to Change a Book Title Without Losing Reviews https://buff.ly/2L3Ak0U  Changing the name of a series and all the individual titles isn’t simple. #indieauthors

Realistic Dialogue: Creating Characters’ Speech Patterns https://buff.ly/2OVYXPN  All about making your characters’ voices unique and illustrative of their personalities and backgrounds. #writetip

The Dangers of Premature Editing: Pruning Our Stories vs. Pillaging Them https://buff.ly/2rFO9vx  Once you’ve made it through the first draft…THEN go make the core changes to your story if/as needed. #writetip

Creating an Effective Author Website https://buff.ly/2OT1XMN  This in-depth article will guide you through the process of creating a web presence. #writers #indieauthor

How to Self-Publish a Print Book https://buff.ly/2svkEwZ  The physical book still holds a powerful sway and some people still read only print books! #writers #indieauthor

Does Traditional Advertising Work For Promoting Self-Published Books? https://buff.ly/2y0la8l  Have you ever bought a book because of an ad? #writerslife

How To Find And Work With A Professional Editor https://buff.ly/2IusOMA  Make sure you are well rested and in a positive frame of mind. If it’s your first book, the editing process will be hard on your ego. #writerslife

3 Common Plotting Mistakes to Avoid When Writing a Novel https://buff.ly/2NUlS1w  It has to be BIG. Big enough for your reader to say, “Strap in! This plot is moving.” #writers #writetip

How to Develop a Character: 7 Simple Steps https://buff.ly/2IuAVt1  Examples of effective first introductions, development using dialogue and more. #writetip

 

Will you be doing Nanowrimo this year?

4 Proven “Hacks” for Winning NaNoWriMo https://buff.ly/2NcKw8j  Here are some hacks to write 50,000 words in one month. #nanowrimo2018 #writerslife

My Top Ten Tweets for #writers

My Top Ten Tweets

Top Ten Tweets

 

I love to write, but with writing comes marketing, the bane of my existence. I began gathering tips about writing and marketing from various blogs for easier reference. One day I thought why not share? So here we go. Follow me on Twitter @roxannesmolen for more tips.

Fatal Flaws: Why Your Story is Falling Apart & How to Fix It https://buff.ly/2DcgOk9  If you’ve been struggling to write a query or synopsis, try starting with the log-line. #writerslife

10 Top Book Marketing Takeaways from RWA 2018 https://buff.ly/2mHyh92  Too many people are pricing their backlist too low. #writerslife

Holy Publishing Power! How To Self-Publish Your Comic Book https://buff.ly/2xIO8dF  The freedom and overall control a writer enjoys when self-publishing isn’t limited to novels. #writers

What is the Best Service for Print on Demand Books? https://buff.ly/2OrzRrk  How the major POD providers out there stack up. #writerssupportingwriters

Self-publish-fiction-successfully-9-tips-for-indie-novelists https://annerallen.com/2018/09/self-publish-fiction-successfully/ … A lot of top indies are putting out consistently good product. #indieauthor

CreateSpace & Ingram Spark https://buff.ly/2Dyeggw  Have you tried KDP Print yet? #writerslife

Beyond Visuals: How to “Show” with Other Senses https://buff.ly/2vFHh3C  Create a deeper world for readers by engaging other senses. #writingtips

How to Make a Plot Captivating: 7 Strategies https://buff.ly/2wsKVx4  Is your plot is missing something? #writingtips

Why (and How!) to Reach the Right Readers [Book Marketing 101] https://buff.ly/2vrWOD0  Why you should target a narrow audience. #writerslife

Using CafePress for Book Merchandise https://buff.ly/2QXAv22  Be sure to list your shop on your website and in your newsletter. #writerslife