Monday, February 9, 2015

The Top Five: Best Writing-Related Articles from February 2-6

5. "Uses of Criticism" on Los Angeles Review of Books (Namwali Serpell)

Link: http://bit.ly/16EYHhb

If you have any interest in literary criticism or literary theory, check out this insightful post on the subject. It takes time to read, so grab a cup of tea or coffee and settle in to be enlightened!

# # #

4. "If I Build It, Who Will Come?: Purpose-Driven Content Marketing Strategies for 2015" on Semrush [Webinar]

Link: http://bit.ly/1BPLqLc

This post contains an hour-long webinar packed with down-to-earth guidance and wisdom for how to tackle your marketing this year. If that was one of your New Year's resolutions or goals, you've come to the right place!

# # #

3. "How to Find Time to Create Great Content" on Ragan.com (Mike Fishbein)

Link: http://bit.ly/1IrBosD

Everyone needs more time in his or her schedule ... that's pretty universal. Here are seven quick and easy tips for how to maximize the little time you do have to produce content that will keep your audience coming back for more.

# # #

2. "Is There a Best Time of Day to Be Creative?" on MakeUseOf.com (Dave LeClair)

Link: http://bit.ly/1tqgvan

Are you a morning person or a night person? Or somewhere in between? We usually tend to define ourselves one way or the other, and assume that, for example, because I'm a morning person (whatever that really means), I'm at my most creative in the morning. What if you found out those assumptions aren't necessarily accurate, depending on the project you're working on and the kind of creative focus and energy you'll need? Check out this infographic for the details!

# # #

1. "4 Long-Term Strategies for Self-Publishing" on Author Marketing Institute

Link: http://bit.ly/1KuDV2S

Self-publishing (or "indie publishing") is becoming a byword these days, but do you have a plan to sustain your output? Nothing beats business-minded, straight-forward strategies, and this article has four excellent ones to keep in mind.

# # #

There's the lineup for the week! Now you're in the know. What did you like? What didn't you like? What do you want to see more of? What do you never want to hear about again? What surprised you?

No comments:

Post a Comment

Please do not hesitate to leave a comment or a question. Include links to your blog, website, Twitter, and other social media so I can link back!