Blog index

The blog posts on this website include tips on writing, editing, illustration and publishing, and links to many useful resources as well as posts on other blogs, shared here for your convenience.

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Simple instructions to edit a video and upload it to the web

Memory cottage for visitors with Alzheimers

Randy Gallegos: How to commission an illustrator

Using Scrivener for writing and editing, and SF writers who use Scrivener

Keeping control over CreateSpace, Kindle and ePub versions

Fighting Word’s Picture Compression

Should I use DRM?

Making epubs from scratch

Deciding which ebook formats to use and viewing your ebooks

Agents. Qualified literary gatekeepers?

Who runs the [Dystopian] world? [White] girls…

Services and tools for formatting ebooks and print-on-demand

Setting up publishing accounts with Amazon and Smashwords

Downloading a barcode

Book review – Your Book Publishing Options, by Euan Mitchell

Rescue and share old documents