Monday Must-Reads [06.06.16]

Productivity Tips

May 2016 Author Earnings Report: the definitive million-title study of US author earnings – Author Earnings

On writing: Word count spreadsheets | J. H. Dierking

Facebook Interest Targeting: How Your Profile is Targeted (The Good and Bad) - Jon Loomer Digital

Seth's Blog: A ten-year plan is absurd

6 Ways to Make Time to Write: A Guide for Busy Parents

Topic of the Night: Ground Effect in Writing

Writing Tips & Inspiration

Emotional Wounds Entry: Being Stalked - WRITERS HELPING WRITERS™

5 Essential Questions Every Writer Should Ask Themselves

Fiction University: Write What They Don’t Know: Manipulating Your Reader for Better Plots

The Dos and Don'ts of Naming Your Characters - Jennifer Blanchard

Steven Spohn: I Am Not Your Plot Device « terribleminds: chuck wendig

How Writing Habits Make Writing Easier

Pretentious Title: Writing Wednesday: "Hey, Rachel!" the readers cried. "Can you do a post about dialogue?"

What Is Plot?

Level Up Your Setting By Thinking Outside The Box - WRITERS HELPING WRITERS™

The Best Book on Writing I’ve Read Lately: Hamilton, The Revolution

Revision & Editing Tips

No links this week.

Author Platform Tips

F8 2016: It's a Good Time to Be a Publisher on Facebook - Jon Loomer Digital

Evaluating Our Website's SEO - Elizabeth Spann Craig

How Successful Authors Use Social Media: 23 Content Ideas

A First Look at New Instagram Business Tools (And What They Mean for Your Business) - The Buffer Blog

How to Customize Your Email Newsletter Sign-Up Forms to Increase Reader Engagement | Jane Friedman

Book Marketing Tips

8 Ebook Discovery Services Compared | Self-Publishing Author Advice from The Alliance of Independent Authors

Fiction University: Indie Publishing Paths: What’s Your Reader Retention Plan? Part Four

Tutorial: How to Use BookBub Ads to Promote Any Book

The Writers Alley: Every Day You Get Our Best: Lessons in Viral Marketing from One of the Nation's Top Supermarkets

Can you relaunch an old book?

Publishing News & Tips

The Danger of Responding to Reviews - Elizabeth Spann Craig

Almost Six Figures. My Breakdown Of One Year Of Book Sales By Format, Vendor, Genre, And Country | The Creative Penn

The Writers Alley: ’Twas the Night Before your Book Release ...

Why Masterminds Are Critical To Becoming a Full-Time Author | Prose on Fire

Ksenia Anske Books/Blog/Self-publishing to-do list

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