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Best Blog Advice

Lately, I’ve been trying to focus my blog, improve the look, increase traffic. You know – what every blogger/writer strives for. So, I’ve taken a scientific approach, of sorts, and studied the blogs that WORK. (Note – this is a very incomplete list!) Pioneer Woman – I always end up in a spiral vortex of time and come out several hours later whenever I look at her site. She offers blogging advice here. Michael Hyatt – A leader and CEO of Thomas Nelson – enough said. He posts here about common mistakes that will lead readers to stop following your blog. Rachelle Gardner – The essential blog for writers –...

Best Blogs of the Day

I had to post some links to some amazing blogs you should be following: First, my agent, Wendy Lawton, is writing a great series this week about the inside track to getting an agent. Today’s post was an excellent explanation of commercial fiction and what she’s looking for. On the e-book front, Michael Hyatt posted trends to watch for in 2011. I think it’s important to stay atop publishing trends, and ready or not, e-books is the biggest trend out there. Agent Rachelle Gardner also touched on the topic of commercial fiction and brings up some excellent points about the CBA market in her post today, “What’s with all the...