8 Most Helpful Books on Writing Fiction

8 Most Helpful Books on Writing Fiction

I rarely read nonfiction, but when I do, it’s usually on the craft of writing fiction. There’s a bit of irony in there somewhere. With each new book I write, I’m always looking to improve on my craft. As someone who never took creative writing classes or pursued...
98 Book Marketing Ideas for Authors

98 Book Marketing Ideas for Authors

As the Industry Marketing Manager at BookBub, I write a lot about book marketing and publishing tactics on the BookBub Partners Blog. While most posts are in-depth about one particular topic, I wanted to publish a bigger, high-level piece of content that would be...
6 Productivity Tools All Writers Should Know About

6 Productivity Tools All Writers Should Know About

As an author with a full-time job, I often struggle to find time to write in my busy schedule. When I manage set aside an hour or two to write, I need to make the most of this time and ensure I’m as productive as possible. Along the way, I’ve discovered several...
The Guilt of Not Writing Every Day

The Guilt of Not Writing Every Day

I love writing. Those moments when I build tension that terrifies even me, or add dialogue that brings a character to life, or write a description I can’t believe came from my own brain — those are the moments that make writing magical. But there are some days...
How to Write a Blog Post That’s Easy to Read

How to Write a Blog Post That’s Easy to Read

Writing blog posts is a great way to get more traffic to your website, especially if you’re consistently adding fresh content to your blog. But you also need to make sure that you’re creating a good experience for readers once they’re on your blog. I’ve seen many...