In 2016, we were busy building on what we do best and reaching out to writers and readers in fun, new ways! We helped you laugh, think, and grow with Writer’s Relief articles featuring our best literary pickup lines, great writing tips, smart ways to improve your query letters, and how keeping a reading journal can improve your life. Our Web Design Relief articles focused on the most effective ways to promote your author brand and website. And Self-Publishing Relief explained how to determine if self-publishing is, in fact, the right path for you.
We also began posting articles on the up-and-coming, writer-centric online blogging platform Medium, where we already have over 7,000 followers! And our social media audience has grown to over 142,000 followers, fans, and friends.
Here’s a look back at our most popular Submit Write Now! articles from 2016. And as we look forward to 2017, be sure you’re signed up for our free weekly newsletter, Submit Write Now! so you don’t miss a single update on sharpening your writing skills, funny grammar gaffes, social media marketing tips, and the latest trends in author website designs—all delivered right to your inbox!
Five of the top articles from Writer’s Relief in 2016:
How To Write A Great First Line (With 12 Unforgettable Examples)
9 Query Letter Phrases That Get Results
Which Famous Writer’s Personality Matches Yours? Take The Quiz
5 Ways Keeping A Reading Journal Will Change Your Life
How To Flirt With A Word Geek: 25 Literary Pickup Lines
The top two Web Design Relief articles of 2016:
How To Make Readers Fall In Love With Your Author Website
How To Identify (And Focus On) Your Promotional Strengths
The two most-read Self-Publishing Relief articles of 2016:
Is Self-Publishing Right For You? A Quiz
5 Self-Published Books That Were Made Into Movies