I update this list from time to time. Let me know if there is a dead link that needs to be banished. I’m trying to keep an updated list of writing resources for not only my readers, but myself.
Please don’t email me asking to put another “how-to-website” link up here. I get several requests for them, and I can’t post everyone’s. There’s two on the list, but that’s it no more. Other suggestions are welcome.
I have to plug FTDB. People are raving about it: Finish The Damn Book
Also, if you’re an indie author, read this right now.
Places to get some publicity for your book
- Indies Unlimited – Found this recently. These people get it, and they want to help.
- bookbloggerlist.com – Looking for reviews for your book?
- theindieview.com – Fantastic resource for finding book bloggers.
Groups You Should Join – Email me with your group and why it should be included.
- Writers Unite – 20,000+ writers connected on FaceBook.
- Writing Challenge – Monthly Twitter hashtag inspiring you to finish that novel by writing 500 words every day.
Inspirational Blogs – Read some of this before starting your journey in freelancing
A List of Guest Blogs That Pay – 50 Blogs that Pay Writers
For Help Building a Website or Blog – I put these up for a baseline, and will NOT be posting more how-to-website links, just these two.
Here’s some advice on submitting stories to literary mags: mandiehines.com
Submission Sourcing – The fastest way to find places for submission.
- Flash Fiction Resources
- Speculative Fiction Markets
- The Grinder
Job Boards – Hit and miss job postings, but worth a look for sure.
- Blogging Pro
- Pro Blogger Job Board
- Journalism Jobs
- LinkedIn ProFinder
Freelancing Mills – You might have to search around a bit for decent paying gigs, but mostly worth a daily look.