In this post, you’ll learn about the basics of using Twitter. You’ll be set up in no time and ready to start taking part in our #women_writers Twitter chats.
Learn about how you can use the Google Adwords Keyword Planner to reverse-engineer your blog posts to make sure you’ll get readers and draw traffic to your website.
In this interview, Alex Reece Abbott tells us about the Hysteria International Writing Competition, an initiative intended to raise awareness of women’s health issues. She tells us about all the support the competition offers for prospective entrants and makes some suggestions about how we can all get involved in promoting this interesting project.
Here are the highlights from our lively chat on science fiction with Anne Charnock, author of Dreams Before the Start of Time. [View the story “Science Fiction by #women_writers” on Storify]
In this interview with Caroline Oakley, we learn about how Honno, the only Welsh women’s press, has succeeded in publishing a continual stream of titles by women over the last thirty years. Caroline, whose career in publishing has included work with Ian Rankin, Michael Moorcock, Tricia Sullivan and Thorne Moore, also provides some insight into how Honno works with its writers.
Our March chat on Poetry by Women Writers was the most visually interesting chat we’ve ever had! We were delighted to see the large number of links to images of books, videos and even whole poems.
In this interview with Franca Simpson, Founder and Director of Calisi Press, we learn about how it feels to throw caution to the wind and start a small press just for Italian women writers in translation.
Laurie Garrison makes sure we’re all aware of the most common (and most galling?) statements made to women writers by sexism deniers. She shows why they’re unfounded and untrue and proposes that we use the online world to show the publishing industry how much we want to read books by women about women.
In this guest post, Jacqueline Saville describes how her native West Yorkshire and other areas of Northern England have influenced her writing. She muses on the use of accents, the trope of the angry working man as well as ways of evoking northern-ness in characters without designating their setting.
In this guest post, Alison Morton takes us through a detailed strategy for authors who want to acquire their first 50 reviews. Alison is the author of five historical thrillers, which have been widely reviewed. Her novel SUCCESSIO was an editor’s pick in The Bookseller in 2014.