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Prices for The Kick-Ass Writer by Chuck Wendig
The Kick-Ass Writer by Chuck Wendig. The journey to become a successful writer is long, fraught with peril, and filled with difficult questions: How do I write dialogue? How do I build suspense? What should I know about query letters? How do I start? This new book from award-winning author Chuck Wendig combines the best of his eye-opening writing instruction with all-new insights into writing and publishing.
Prices for How to Make a Living with Your Writing by Joanna Penn
How to Make a Living with Your Writing by Joanna Penn. Would you like to make a living with your writing? This book will show you how. I spent 13 years working in the corporate world. I was miserable in my job and my creativity was stunted by the crushing daily grind. Then I started writing books and blogging, using my words to create products and attract readers. In 2011 I left my corporate job to become a full-time author and creative entrepreneur.
Prices for Content Strategy for the Web by Kristina Halvorson
Content Strategy for the Web by Kristina Halvorson. For organizations all over the world, Content Strategy for the Web is the go-to content strategy handbook. Read it to: * Understand content strategy and its business value * Discover the processes and people behind a successful content strategy * Make smarter, achievable decisions about what content to create and how * Find out how to build a business case for content strategy. With all-new chapters, updated material, case studies, and more.
Prices for The Yahoo! Style Guide by Chris Barr
The Yahoo! Style Guide by Chris Barr. WWW may be an acronym for the World Wide Web, but no one could fault you for thinking it stands for wild, wild West. The rapid growth of the Web has meant having to rely on style guides intended for print publishing, but these guides do not address the new challenges of communicating online. Enter The Yahoo! Style Guide. This definitive reference comes from Yahoo!, a leader in online content and one of the most visited Internet destinations in the world.
Prices for Letting Go of the Words by Janice (Ginny) Redish
Letting Go of the Words; Writing Web Content that Works by Janice Redish. Web site design and development continues to become more sophisticated. An important part of this maturity originates with well-laid-out and well-written content. Ginny Redish is a world-renowned expert on information design and how to produce clear writing in plain language for the web. All of the invaluable information that she shared in the first edition is included with numerous new examples.
Prices for How To Blog For Profit: Without Selling Your Soul by Ruth Soukup
How To Blog For Profit: Without Selling Your Soul by Ruth Soukup. Do you want to earn a living doing what you love? Whether you have been blogging for years or just a few weeks, How to Blog For Profit (Without Selling Your Soul) offers solid advice and practical action plans for creating an authentic, successful, profitable blog. With wit, wisdom, and the insight of someone who’s been there, Soukup shares how she grew her own blog, Living Well Spending Less, to over 1 million monthly visitors.
Prices for The Digital Writing Workshop by Troy Hicks
The Digital Writing Workshop by Troy Hicks. In clean, clear prose that unravels the labyrinth of new terms and applications, Troy guides us towards a writing workshop for this age. His steady, smart advice eases the transition between the elements of writing workshop we know matter to the tools that can take each to a new place, one comfortably familiar, but with a decidedly updated feel. And this man has his priorities straight: firstly, the writer; then the writing, and lastly the technology.
Writing for the Web: A Beginner’s Guide | Blogo
Writing for the Web: A Beginner’s Guide | Blogo ... When we consider the virtues of published writing, we normally think of books, E-Books, White Papers etc. When you are writing in the digital age, the platforms for writing have invariably increased. If you are writing for social media, blogs or a website, one of the greatest influences will be WHERE the writing will be housed. This will influence your tone, style and most significantly, your word count.
Prices for Don't Make Me Think! A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability by Steve Krug
Don't Make Me Think! A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability by Steve Krug. Usability design is one of the most important--yet often least attractive--tasks for a Web developer. In Don't Make Me Think, author Steve Krug lightens up the subject with good humor and excellent, to-the-point examples. The title of the book is its chief personal design premise. All of the tips, techniques, and examples presented revolve around users being able to surf merrily through a well-designed site...
Prices for Why I Write by George Orwell
Why I Write by George Orwell. Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. They have enlightened, outraged, provoked and comforted. They have enriched lives - and destroyed them. Now Penguin brings you the works of the great thinkers, pioneers, radicals and visionaries whose ideas shook civilization, and helped make us who we are.
Prices for How Not to Write a Novel by Sandra Newman
How Not to Write a Novel: 200 Classic Mistakes and How to Avoid Them--A Misstep-By-Misstep Guide by Sandra Newman. Howard Mittelmark and Sandra Newman distill their 30 years combined experience in teaching, editing, writing, and reviewing fiction to bring you real advice from the other side of the query letter. Rather than telling you how or what to write, they identify the 200 most common mistakes unconsciously made by writers and teach you to recognize, avoid, and amend them.
Prices for Bird By Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott
Bird By Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott. A wry, honest, down-to-earth book that has never stopped selling since it was first published in the United States in the 1990s. In Bird by Bird, Anne Lamott, a bestselling novelist and memoirist, distils what she's learned over years of trial and error. Beautifully written, wise, and immensely helpful, this is the book for serious writers and writers-to-be.
Prices for On Writing Well by William Zinsser
On Writing Well, 30th Anniversary Edition by William Zinsser. On Writing Well has been praised for its sound advice, its clarity and the warmth of its style. It is a book for everybody who wants to learn how to write or who needs to do some writing to get through the day, as almost everybody does in the age of e-mail and the Internet. Whether you want to write about people or places, science and technology, business, sports, the arts or about yourself...
Prices for Writing the Breakout Novel by Donald Maass
Writing the Breakout Novel by Donald Maass. Take your fiction to the next level! Maybe you're a first-time novelist looking for practical guidance. Maybe you've already been published, but your latest effort is stuck in mid-list limbo. Whatever the case may be, author and literary agent Donald Maass can show you how to take your prose to the next level and write a breakout novel - one that rises out of obscurity and hits the best-seller lists.
Prices for Immediate Fiction: A Complete Writing Course by Jerry Cleaver
Immediate Fiction: A Complete Writing Course by J Cleaver. Immediate Fiction covers the entire process of writing including manuscript preparation, time management, finding an idea, getting words on the page, staying unblocked, and submitting to agents and publishers. With insightful tips and advice, Jerry Cleaver helps writers manage doubts, fears, blocks, and panic all while helping to develop their writing in minutes a day. A practical and accessible resource.