A couple of recent articles discussed: What is an Author Platform? and What is Author Brand? One element common to both is the suggestion for authors to have a dedicated website. Why? Before listing benefits it may help those authors who have not already established a website to understand, in the current social media dominated … More The Why and How of a Website
The issue of whether to have a website or not has been previously discussed in Why have a Website? and will therefore not be further considered here, except to say the conclusion was: An author should always have one. (The issue of whether a blog alone is sufficient was also considered. The conclusion: No.) The … More Author Website – What to include?
As stated on the home page, one purpose for this website is to assist fellow authors with the production of their books. Many are new, or inexperienced, self-publishing authors who have little or no knowledge or experience of computing systems. Considering most will, by default, rely upon such systems for the publishing of their books, … More URL (Uniform Resource Locator)
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Please note: This is only intended to be an overview. Though more information and details are available they are not considered relevant to readers of this post. What is a Search Engine? These are software systems designed to search both the World Wide Web (www) and their own databases for information. How they actual work … More Search Engines