Temporary Suspension

Temporary Suspension of Activity Every effort has been taken over recent months to keep this website and blog active with, hopefully, interesting and helpful information. This despite a number of matters requiring regular real-time intervention. Unfortunately, the demands continue and increase. Consequently, with regret, the decision has had to be taken to temporarily suspend activity. … More Temporary Suspension

Instagram for Authors – Part 2: How to Use

~~~~~~~~ Note: Various relevant and related articles are linked to from within the text below. However, for those who prefer to read through uninterrupted, a complete linked list is provided at the end. ~~~~~~~~ The original intent had been to cover in one article the why and how of Instagram however, this would prove unwieldy … More Instagram for Authors – Part 2: How to Use

Making the Most of Pinterest – Part 2: Hashtags

Note: For those who prefer to read through uninterrupted, the previous articles mentioned and linked to within the text below are also available from the linked list at the end of this article. This is the second article relative to using Pinterest to the best advantage. The first, Making the Most of Pinterest – Part … More Making the Most of Pinterest – Part 2: Hashtags

Making the Most of Pinterest – Part 1: Keywords

Note: Various relevant and related articles are linked to from within the text below. However, for those who prefer to read through uninterrupted, a complete linked list is provided at the end. This, the first of two articles relative to using Pinterest to the best advantage, looks into Keywords. The second Making the Most of … More Making the Most of Pinterest – Part 1: Keywords

Author Brand – New Podcasts: Hosted v Self-Hosted Website & Website Design

Podcasts, by facilitating multitasking, enable busy people not to miss out on information they may want or are interested in. In addition, the on-demand and ease of access nature, makes them an increasingly popular medium; as evidenced by the amount of people going about their business with earbuds inserted or headphones adorning their various hairstyles. … More Author Brand – New Podcasts: Hosted v Self-Hosted Website & Website Design

Authors and Social Media

This article was inspired by some self-posed questions: ‘Do authors have to be everywhere on social media?’ was the instigating question. This morphed into: ‘Do authors need social media?’ and ‘Do authors have to use social media?’ These resulted in this article that will attempt, in measure at least, to address those questions. Before continuing … More Authors and Social Media