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Social media myths for writers – Does everyone know better than you?

For the last two weeks I’ve been introducing the first two major myths about social media for writers (part one here). So far, I’ve pointed out that being a writer on social media is much more difficult than some people who have you think! This week, I’m going to finish this mini-series of blog posts …

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Social media myth for new writers (part two): promoting your work

There’s no getting away from social media at the moment. It seems to be all encompassing, spurring news stories, providing distractions, and allow people to connect in a way that hasn’t been possible before. For writers, social media can be an opportunity, but it can also be a trap for the unwary. Especially for the …

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How writers can stop themselves giving up (and why I nearly did)

I have had a really hectic few months. I’m not complaining, because most of the things that are happening are really positive. However, it has meant that Write with Phil has become a bit of a secondary consideration. I’ve still managed to get blog posts out (and I’m still really proud of them – the …

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