This post is part of a weekly series on YWP, aptly titled “The Writer’s Weekly Wrap-Up”.
Each Sunday, I will endeavour to provide you with a curated list of the best articles I have seen throughout the week that relate to building your platform.
The featured articles cover topics on book marketing and promotion, blogging, social media and self-publishing. (I may even throw in a few inspirational and fun posts, just so that it’s not all work and no play!)
Grab a Beverage!
Drastic climate changes are common for those of us who are native Albertans, which means that despite “summer-time” on the calendar, you may still find a few of us (ok, me) hugging a steaming cup of latte or Chai Tea.
But, whatever the weather where you are, choose your beverage of choice–either cold and frosty or hot and frothy–and settle in for the tenth issue of The Writer’s Weekly Wrap-Up!
The One Factor that Will Determine Your Creative Success by Bryan Hutchinson at The Positive Writer
Bryan reveals the one thing that separates true greatness from the ordinary. Find out what’s required so you can begin working toward creating something extraordinary.
How To Target an Audience (And Avoid Book Launch Flop) by Kimberley Grabas at Your Writer Platform
In case you missed the article this week, I discuss the importance of discovering your target audience and how to do it: “the key is to identify and research what your true target audience craves, recognize the unique and meaningful aspects of what you have to offer, and align the two to benefit your ideal reader in an exceptional way.” [Read more…]