The Write Blog

21 Sep 2021

WHAT’S IN A NAME? 8 HELPFUL TIPS FOR FINDING THE BEST TITLE FOR YOUR MEMOIR

“A good title is the title of a successful book.” — Raymond Chandler As the renowned American minister Frank Crane once said, “Next, in importance to books are their titles.” Indeed, while a book’s content is its most significant attribute, a bad title can do a book a huge disservice. After all, readers judge books […]

17 Sep 2021

HOW TO UTILIZE CONTENT MARKETING AS A TOOL FOR BUSINESS SUCCESS

In today’s world, we see businesses come and go. And although external forces, such as the pandemic, may be out of our control, there are things that business owners can do to improve their chances of being successful. One of those things is creating and implementing an effective content marketing strategy.  Not only can a […]

14 Sep 2021

8 STEPS TO WRITING A GREAT BIOGRAPHY

People are naturally curious beings. And they love to read about the lives of others, and what makes them tick. It is for that very reason that biographies remain a very popular genre of nonfiction. But what is it that makes the difference between a mediocre biography and a truly good one? What is a […]

10 Sep 2021

WHY TO HIRE A TECHNICAL GHOSTWRITER: 5 WAYS A TECHNICAL GHOSTWRITER CAN HELP YOUR COMPANY

The great American author Mark Twain once said, “Writing is easy. All you have to do is cross out the wrong words.” No offense to Mr. Twain, but writing is not quite so simple. Writing requires a combination of skill and expertise that takes time to develop. And in the business world, time is a […]

07 Sep 2021

SIX WAYS A HISTORIAN CAN HELP YOU WRITE A NONFICTION BOOK

“Writing a nonfiction book should primarily be about establishing credibility and authority in a specific domain.” — Hassan Osman Nowadays, it seems that anyone who is anyone must write a book to establish themselves in their given field. However, many well-meaning folks erroneously underestimate just how much work goes into writing a quality nonfiction book. […]

03 Sep 2021

HOW TO INCORPORATE A BLOG INTO YOUR CONTENT MARKETING CAMPAIGN

To blog or not to blog? That is the question businesses often ask themselves. The answer to that question depends on the purpose of the blog. For ordinary individuals, a blog is a means of communicating their ideas to the world. But for businesses, a blog can be a powerful weapon in their content marketing […]

01 Sep 2021

INDEPENDENT PUBLISHERS: A CLOSER LOOK AT VARIOUS NONFICTION PUBLISHING MODELS

In the world of publishing, there are two primary players: mainstream and independent publishers. With the prestige often attached to mainstream publishers, they tend to draw writers like bees to honey. Because of this, they are frequently misjudged as being profit-driven content machines. On the flip side, independent publishers generally cater to a niche audience. […]

27 Aug 2021

9 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD WRITE AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY

Academy Award-winning actor Sidney Poitier once remarked, “My autobiography was simply the story of my life.” Indeed, an autobiography is testament to a life well-lived. However, some erroneously believe that an autobiography’s subject must be a celebrity or wealthy person. The truth is that anyone can write an autobiography. After all, there is nothing egocentric […]

24 Aug 2021

11 TIPS FOR CONDUCTING INTERNATIONAL GENEALOGY RESEARCH

Historically, the term “melting pot” has often been used to describe America. This is because, aside from the few who are of 100 percent Native American ancestry, all of our ancestors came to this country from somewhere else. And all of their different cultures came together in one big melting pot that is now the […]

20 Aug 2021

12 TIPS AND TRICKS FOR HIRING A GREAT GHOSTWRITER

Have you ever thought about writing a book? Of course, you have. Most people think about it at some point or another, but where do you start? Even if you have a great story to tell or an idea to pitch, you may not be good at putting the words down. Besides that, who has […]