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Non-Fiction Blook Mechanics Part 2: Organizing Posts into Manuscripts

In an earlier post (“Non-fiction Blook Mechanics Part 1: Blook by Design“), we discussed several ways to structure a blog to resemble the structure of a book.  For example, using category labels that could double as a table of contents.  Taking … Continue reading

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Why Every Author Should Blog

First consider the size and structure of the blogosphere.  The popularity of blogs has soared in the last few years.  There are now over 100 million blogs tracked by Technorati, which doesn’t even include the more than 70 million Chinese … Continue reading

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Blogs are the New Takeover Bait for Mainstream Media Outlets

Attention all ye weary bloggers, exhausted from constant posting; your labors may finally bear fruit!  We have often speculated about the value of blogs.  Now Standard & Poor’s is indicating that blogs may be the next round of acquisition targets … Continue reading

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