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5 ideas for finding inspiration

Improve your mood and release your creative juices with these great inspirational ideas No matter what we do in our lives, no matter what type of lives we live, we all need a boost of inspiration every now and then. This has nothing to do with our psyche. In fact, […]

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Justice joins the review crew 1

Announcing The Writers’ Shack’s first Read 4 Review book: Mariner’s Hollow by FG Capitanio There’s been quite a few posts about Frank Capitanio and his debut book, Mariner’s Hollow on The Writers’ Shack lately. We’ve interviewed the author to discuss winning the IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award; we’ve reviewed Mariner’s Hollow. Now Capitanio […]


Seeking authors, publishers and book lovers for a brand new read for review program 8

The Writers’ Shack launches Read 4 Review, a brand new initiative for book lovers   You might remember that a month or so ago, we put some feelers out to see if anyone was interested in a Read 4 Review program. Well, the response from both authors and readers was […]

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What True Beauty Is About (A Tribute To Maya Angelou)

I have always come across Maya Angelou’s quotes in other books and blogs, or seeing people sharing her quotes on Facebook. They are all very inspiring, but somehow it didn’t get me to the point to read up more about her and her works. As I read the news… Related […]


How To Set Up an Unbeatable Facebook Promotion

Facebook is undoubtedly one of the best social media platforms for setting up a promotion for your business. Your timeline serves not only to share your stories but more importantly, to give your fans a reason to engage with your business. There are… Related posts: How to fish for customers […]


Social Media Success: 6 Red Flags and 6 Golden Rules

To be effective with integrated digital marketing today, you need more than a website. Social media has evolved from a powerful communication medium to a key marketing channel. It offers a platform for customers to find you when they’re seeking reviews,… Related posts: Is social media and social media marketing […]


Block ‘Em Out, They Are Spammers.

The joy of every blogger is to see his or her articles being commented on, that makes you know that you really have people reading your posts and are interested in what you’ve written. But not every comment you see is real, some are automatically generated… Related posts: 7 Best […]


Design Basics Every Blogger Should Know

How friendly a blog is to its readers has direct influence over the level of success it achieves. This includes fast page-load , valuable information , simple navigation, but also good web design with all essential elements and complete respect for its… Related posts: 5 Tips to Make Your Blog […]


5 tips for making your college transition a piece of cake

One remarkable yet frightening experience is one which we encounter when we move from school to college. Getting admission in your dream college is like a dream come true. In college, you get to live on your own and make new friends. The transition isn’t as steep academically as it […]

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7 Best Twitter Tools for Bloggers

Twitter is one of the top social media websites, and certainly a MUST for every serious blogger out there. Just in the first quarter of this year the network gained 14 million monthly active users. And the numbers continue to increase. Social media is… Related posts: Social Media Swap Meet […]