The Write Blog

10 Aug 2021

GHOSTWRITING OUTSIDE THE BOX

The explosion in popularity of memoirs over the last 20 years has been accompanied by a greater acceptance of hiring ghostwriters to help individuals write their memoirs. Michelle Obama’s 2018 memoir, “Becoming,” has reportedly sold over 10 million copies, and is one of the most popular memoirs ever written. According to some reports, her husband, […]

06 Aug 2021

WRITER TIPS: 7 “MUST-HAVE” ELEMENTS IN A NONFICTION BOOK

When you think of nonfiction, what comes to mind? Memoirs and autobiographies? Text books or guides? In reality, the genre of nonfiction encompasses a vast range. And basically, the only element that ties this classification together is that it presents fact. As Wikipedia defines it, “Nonfiction is any document or media content that intends, in […]

03 Aug 2021

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP: HOW THE BIG PLAYERS DO IT

Amid the sea of content out there nowadays, thought leadership constitutes an immensely powerful communication tool between brands and followers. Effective thought leadership goes beyond merely regurgitating common knowledge. True thought leadership is about investing the necessary time to actively engage followers. Brands that effectively use thought leadership position themselves as authorities in their specific […]

30 Jul 2021

FAMILY HISTORY RESEARCH— SEARCHING BEYOND THE INTERNET

The internet is a great tool for family history research. Unlike the “olden days” when research consisted of searching through a card catalog in a library, and then spending hours thumbing through stacks of books, you can now find seemingly endless information with just the click of a mouse. However, with family history research, there […]

27 Jul 2021

GHOSTWRITER NEEDED: THE BENEFITS OF HIRING AN AGENCY VERSUS A FREELANCER

You’ve decided to hire a ghostwriter to help you write your book. Now you are contemplating whether to use a ghostwriting agency or an individual freelancer. You may be asking yourself questions such as “What are the benefits and drawbacks of hiring an agency versus a freelancer to do my ghostwriting?” and “How do I […]

23 Jul 2021

TOP 8 CONTENT MANAGEMENT TOOLS

In today’s business world, there is a driving need to build a strong online presence for your company. While there are many factors that go into this, one thing that business owners struggle with the most is content management. Finding the time to plan content campaigns, write content, schedule posts, track performance, adjust strategies, and […]

20 Jul 2021

GHOSTWRITERS AND COPYRIGHTS: YOUR GUIDE TO COPYRIGHT PROTECTION WHEN HIRING A GHOSTWRITER

In the publishing world, copyright protection is like having a robust missile defense. It is an essential tool to safeguard valuable intellectual property. However, overlooking adequate copyright protection can lead to serious consequences. When hiring a ghostwriter, copyright protection is even more relevant. Ghostwriters are professional content creators hired to produce materials in exchange for […]

16 Jul 2021

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT WRITING STYLE GUIDES

Jonathan Culver, an author renowned for challenging the foundations of the English language, once stated, “The English language is a work in progress. Have fun with it.” Indeed, the English language is a magnificent living organism. And unlike other languages, there is no “right” way of using it. Quite the contrary, English can lend itself […]

13 Jul 2021

BOOK SALES 101: NAVIGATING THE WORLD OF BOOK SALES

An old Chinese proverb goes, “Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterward.” Indeed, the world of book sales is quite the tough teacher. Novice writers quickly find that making money selling books is not as easy as it appears to be. Often, failure comes first and learning afterward. […]

09 Jul 2021

5 TIPS (PLUS ONE BONUS!) FOR BUSINESS COMMUNICATION IN THE WAKE OF COVID-19

If you are among the 44% of Americans who have found themselves working from home as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, you may be wondering how communication protocols have changed over the past year. Is it still necessary to alert my boss when I am going to be late? Should I be using my […]