Category Archives: Vocabulary

Writing an Article vs. Writing a Blog Post:What’s the Difference?

Have you ever wondered what the difference between writing a blog and writing an article is? Today, the words “blog” and “article” are often used interchangeably and almost synonymously, so much that the line between the two is virtually nonexistent. … Continue reading

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5 Basic Types of Blogs

If you’re new to blogging and are seeking to grow your audience, or have been doing it for a while now, then you understand the challenge of creating unique, compelling, and valuable content for your readers and potential leads. This … Continue reading

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An Author’s Introduction to RSS Feed/News Sites

The information age is fantastic, but there’s only one problem: too much information. It’s very difficult to keep track of your favorite blogs, sports, and news without some help. One of the ways to achieve this is by using RSS … Continue reading

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The Parts of A Printed Book

It’s important to know that there’s a set order in the elements that make up a book. Books have standards which one should follow in order to have it published via the traditional or self-publishing route. You’ll need to prepare … Continue reading

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eBooks and DRM: Should eBook Authors Use Digital Rights Management (DRM)?

What is DRM? Digital Rights Management (DRM) is a term that refers to a set of control technology approaches that restrict unauthorized access and use of proprietary hardware and copyrighted works in digital media. While the applications are endless, the … Continue reading

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What is a Book Blurb?

In the last decade, self-publishing has grown exponentially with the emergence of platforms such as Amazon Kindle and CreateSpace – that have made publishing a book an easy and accessible process. Numerous independent authors have been able to leverage different … Continue reading

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What’s The Difference Between Fiction And Non-Fiction?

All writing іѕ creative, rеgаrdlеѕѕ оf the ѕubjесt mаttеr. Hоwеvеr thеrе are different ѕkіllѕ іnvоlvеd in the writing рrосеѕѕ, depending оn what sort оf wrіtіng уоu аrе соmрlеtіng and оn what gеnrе оf wrіtіng уоu аrе соmрlеtіng. Writing a rоmаnсе … Continue reading

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Whаt іѕ a wrіtіng ѕtуlе

Whаt іѕ a wrіtіng ѕtуlе? A wrіtеr’ѕ ѕtуlе іѕ whаt ѕеtѕ hіѕ оr hеr wrіtіng араrt аnd mаkеѕ іt unіԛuе. Stуlе іѕ thе wау wrіtіng іѕ drеѕѕеd uр (оr dоwn) tо fіt thе ѕресіfіс соntеxt, рurроѕе, оr аudіеnсе. Wоrd сhоісе, … Continue reading

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Whаt Arе Blоgѕ Uѕеd Fоr?

Whаt Iѕ A Blоg And Whаt Arе Blоgѕ Uѕеd Fоr? Whаt iѕ a blоg? Nоt оnlу thаt, but what аrе blogs uѕеd fоr? If you dоn’t know thе аnѕwеr to thаt, where hаvе уоu been for the lаѕt three оr … Continue reading

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Why people blog?

  Whу Dо Pеорlе Write Blоgѕ? Blоgging is bаѕiсаllу a ‘wеb’ ‘lоg’. It is whеn people writе a rеgulаr рiесе about ѕоmеthing аnd post it online. Kind оf like a diаrу, оr fоr оthеr people tо rеаd muсh likе a … Continue reading

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What is a Blogger?

What are Bloggers? I hadn’t given it much thought until recently, but blogger can be said to be ‘jack of all trades’ in that: Bloggers are publishers Yes, if you’re a blogger, you’re a publisher. Perhaps, small scale in terms … Continue reading

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Blogging – What is SEO?

What does SEO mean? Search Engine Optimization (SEO) What is SEO? Search engine optimization is using the tags and/or keywords,  headings of your page, the content of your page, and the metadata of you graphics/photographs to make you blog post  of … Continue reading

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What is a Blog?

This is one of those questions, which as a former web developer and webmaster took a while to get my mind around.  I just didn’t initially see the meaningful difference between a blog and a web page and/or a website. … Continue reading

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