A flash forward is when the narrative jumps forward in time from the story’s current timeline. In this article, we show you how to flash forward without giving away the end.
In this article, we tell you how to harness the power of music to write your next novel.
When do you use Mr.? Mrs.? Miss? In this article, we break down how to use titles for men and women.
As search engine optimization evolves, writers need to focus on the language real people use when they are trying to find an answer online. Discover how to create articles and webpages that answer questions and boost SEO with Answer The Public.
Organize your content for semantic closeness. Show search engines how topics relate and make it easy for readers to understand your text.
Where would a good sci-fi or fantasy novel be without a monster or two? The dark wouldn’t frighten children, nor would adults leave the closet light on if it weren’t for the brilliant monsters created by master storytellers. In this article, we explore how to create monsters in your made-up world.
How you open an email, especially to someone you don’t know, is your only chance to make a good first impression. In this article, we explain the best ways to start off a cold email.
One of the biggest problems that creative people face is how to take their imagined ideas and communicate them clearly and effectively in writing. I dread to think how many incredible adventures, concepts, and viewpoints are locked up in the brains of people who struggle with the technical elements of writing. The part of the brain that we use for imaginative thinking is quite different from the part that actually crafts the sentences. And the quickest way to lose a reader’s confidence—even if your ideas are water-tight—is to present them with clumsy, awkward, error-filled writing.
Want an A+ on your next college essay? We'll help you earn it with these tips.
If you consider yourself an unemotional person, you might wonder how you can become an emotional master in your writing. The secret? Music.
Many writers have been cheated by vanity publishers. In this article, we examine what that means and how to avoid it.
You don't need a PhD to become a successful academic editor. With earnest effort, any scrupulous editor will be able to tackle academic editing sooner rather than later. This article tells you how.
Have you heard of Doug the Pug or Grumpy Cat? Here’s how to start your own pet blog.
Focus and creativity are two things that writers desperately need. Meditation can help writers get what they need to make sure they are on track with their writing goals.
What's better? "Yours sincerely" or "yours faithfully"? It depends on which side of the pond you fall.
Before Jeff Goins started Goinswriter.com, he tried and failed at starting many other different blogs. In this article, he synthesizes everything he's learned into one master post about starting a successful blog.
Blogging can be a true springboard to the career and life you want. But its benefits are only possible if you blog intelligently and really wow your readers. Bad articles won’t help you reach your goals. In fact, writing them can be a huge waste of time.
In this article, Dave Chesson looks at 5 of the most common mistakes he sees newbie bloggers making and tells how to avoid them.
Book Brush is an easy way to create book marketing images for blogs and social media channels. No graphic design training necessary!
A good introduction is one of the most important elements of your paper. Academic articles with great introductions gather widespread favor, as do blog posts, articles, essays, and other digital content. The best way to learn how to write a great introduction is by studying those done well.
In this article, we examine how to open an academic paper.
Dialogue is how your readers learn characters’ thoughts and sometimes their personality traits. The key to effective dialogue is to manage your use of dialogue tags. In this article, we explain how to use ProWritingAid's Dialogue Tag check.