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An Ode to Independent Bookshops: Lessons from the Road

Jun 28, 2021 – Book Marketing

How can independent bookstores and self-published authors support each other? Hear about a Reedsy author's book tour. Read more →

Book Templates: An Author’s Best Friend or Secret Saboteur?

Jun 11, 2021 – Book Design

Discover five of the best book template resources that indie authors can use — and learn why using them isn't always the greatest idea. Read more →

ProWritingAid: Grammarly for Serious Writers? (+ Discount Code)

Jun 11, 2021 – Perfecting your Craft

What does ProWritingAid offer and how does it compare to Grammarly? Find out in this comprehensive review and get 20% off a subscription. Read more →

Internal vs External Conflict: How Conflict Drives a Story

Jun 07, 2021 – Perfecting your Craft

A look at the two broad categories into which all types of literary conflict belong - internal conflict and external conflict - and how they can drive a story forward. Read more →

Grammarly Alternatives: 18 Grammar Tools for Any Budget

Jun 07, 2021 – Perfecting your Craft

Want to eradicate all writing mistakes but you're not sure about Grammarly? Here are 18 alternative spelling and grammar tools you might want to see! Read more →

What is a Short Story? Definitions and Examples

May 17, 2021 – Perfecting your Craft

Reedsy’s comprehensive guide to all things short story-related! In this series how to write, submit, and publish your short story. Read more →

Inclusive Language: An Author's Guide (with Examples)

May 10, 2021 – Perfecting your Craft

Learn about inclusive language with examples that will help you welcome a wider range of readers into the wonderful world of your writing. Read more →

Social Media for Writers: The Complete Guide

May 07, 2021 – Book Marketing

There are many types of social media for writers, each with its own pros and cons. Learn all about the major platforms and how to make the most of your social channels as an author! Read more →

What is Kindle Vella? And Should You Join as an Author?

Apr 21, 2021 – Understanding Publishing

Kindle Vella is Amazon’s foray into the “serialization market,” competing with Wattpad or Radish, for a readership consisting mostly of young readers. So how is Kindle Vella different? Read more →

BookFunnel Review: Should You Use It to Deliver Your Ebooks?

Apr 19, 2021 – Book Marketing

Thinking about using BookFunnel to deliver your ebooks? Here's what it has to offer, from stellar reader support to group promotions. Read more →

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