Tag Archives : branding


Do You Have A Vision For Your Freelance Writing Business?

  Write a Vision Statement that means something.   One of the ways that Merriam-Webster defines the word vision is “the act or power of seeing”. I love that. Creating a vision for your freelance writing business is to have the power to see your future. I know, I know just because you can “see” it doesn’t mean that it will come true. But if you never look ahead and plan ahead you will become […]


Recipe for Marketing Success Through Your Blog with Chef Dennis & Carolyn Capern

  Listen to the podcast Do I really Need a Blog for My Writing Biz?   I know, I know you are tired of hearing how important a blog is to your marketing platform but IT IS. Your blog gives you the opportunity to get your message out to your audience, build your platform and more than any other reason that a writer should have a blog is that it improves your writing and helps […]


Building a Website for Your Writing Business with Rivka Kawano

  One of the most important things you an do to help your writing business succeed is to build a great website. If you already have a website, take a good hard look at it. Your website should be readable, clear, easy to navigate and help you build an email list. If it is not all of these things you need to make some changes NOW! Rivka Kawano helps writers build and market their businesses […]

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Twitter Hashtags

Hashtags For #Writers

  #WhyUseHashtags Have you noticed that hashtags are everywhere? They first became popular on Twitter but most of the other social media platforms have since adopted hashtags. Writers can use hashtags in many different ways. As a clickable link within Twitter Click on the on a word with a # and it will bring up more posts that were marked with that keyword. To create categories To encourage engagement #Hashtags4Writers So, how can a writer make the most […]


Your Author Platform with Don Stevens

This week on The Writing Biz, my guest Don Stevens of Merge Publishing, shared with us some great ideas that can help you build your author platform. Your author platform is where you build your website, your bio, your social media accounts and more. To build a platform that works for you as an author, you need to keep it consistent and create an audience that will follow, share, retweet and buy your book. The […]