social media

How Much Self Promotion Is Too Much?

With all the social media venues these days, it can be difficult to know just how much self promotion you can get away with. Lately I´ve been coaching a few clients on using social media, and one of the most common questions that comes up is “How much can I […]

5 reasons why we all need Ghost Writers

Blogging, while an engaging and entertaining experience, can also be something of a time suck. There comes a day when you realize you have lost half your day because you were sitting in front of a computer screen typing LOL as quickly as you could. Luckily, there is an easy […]

online marketing

How to Make an Effective Marketing Plan

Online marketing takes many forms and basically, you need to decide which ones suit you and your business best, then do them consistently. It’s quite possible to marketing your business online without ever spending a penny, so there’s really no excuse NOT to do it. Types of Online Marketing Social […]

freelance writing

Should You Be a Writer?

I’ve been writing online for over 7 years now which means I’ve been through the ups and downs a few times. With the economy being so lousy in the US, there seems to be a drastic increase in people applying for writing jobs, but sometimes you have to wonder why […]

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Five Reasons People Don`t Comment On Your Blog

When it comes to free blogging platforms, WordPress is the most popular one. I`m going to be doing a series starting later this week on how to use WordPress effectively and how to customize it to really make it work, but first, let`s take a look at why no one […]

Critical Friendship – The Benefits for Writers of Self-Critiquing

When we think of the term ‘critical friendship’ the mind net is immediately cast externally. However that net needs to be cast inwards, as the most important critical friendship to foster is with ourselves. Not only is it important to have a good critical friendship with ourselves from an editing […]