NECESSITIES OF SEARCH: CONSISTENCY


One element that is persistently required of your website or blog is consistency. It's vital. By doing so, you create a consistent voice for yourself on the web and it creates content on a calendar. What does "Consistency" in writing blog posts and content on your website mean? Exactly that, it means that there is something … Continue reading NECESSITIES OF SEARCH: CONSISTENCY

Denver Comic Con Schedule


Last year was my first at Denver Comic Con as an attendee, this year I'll be there as a panelist, moderator and to mark the official release of The Writer's Conquest: Establish a Brand. ALL WEEKEND you'll be able to find me in Author's Alley. I won't be far from the Umbrella Corps or Xfinity areas. … Continue reading Denver Comic Con Schedule

NECESSITIES OF SEARCH: KEYWORDS


You want people to find your site, your social media, and web content. Otherwise, there is no point. You're just talking to yourself. Which brings us to the first lesson in a six-post series called “Necessities of Search.” In this series, we’ll unravel the most important elements you'll need to gain a stronger foothold of … Continue reading NECESSITIES OF SEARCH: KEYWORDS

The WHAT – Part 2: What strategies will you implement?


There are a number of strategies to think through as you create your marketing. But what are marketing strategies you, the author, can implement? This will have large variance depending on your career status. If you have an established agent and publisher, then your strategy will have to largely adhere to the rules set forth … Continue reading The WHAT – Part 2: What strategies will you implement?

5 Ways to Add Structure to Your Writing Process


In continuing a focus on Overcoming Your Obstacles as a Writer, it may be absolutely critical to begin adding structure to your writing methods if you wish to become a better writer. Last time, we discussed methods to overcome emotional writer’s block, when it’s not a plot-point or character holding you back, it’s your own … Continue reading 5 Ways to Add Structure to Your Writing Process

SWOT and PEST ANALYSIS: PART TWO: OPPORTUNITIES AND THREATS


You’ve identified your Strengths and Weaknesses, that’s half of a SWOT Marketing Analysis for writers. Now it’s time to look for Opportunities and Threats. Now before you get all cutthroat and say “Steven, Steven is a threat! That guy’s a jerk!” please realize that’s not what I’m talking about. With the current climate and your … Continue reading SWOT and PEST ANALYSIS: PART TWO: OPPORTUNITIES AND THREATS