Welcome to the Weekly News Roundup - a collection of news, advice and opinions from around the virtual globe.
How Authors Support Their Writing Dreams - The Book Deal
A barista, a mailman, and a textbook editor, oh my!
How to Set Up Your Goodreads Author Profile (And Why You Should!) - The Future of Ink
With more than one million unique visitors a day, Goodreads is a haven for readers and authors alike.
Crowdfunding - Film Courage
A collection of videos where various filmmakers discuss their crowdfunding efforts.
Podcast Episode: Writing and Making a Feature - Projector Films
Two writers discuss the trials and triumphs they experienced making a film.
How to Crowdfund Your Next Music Project - Bob Baker's TheBuzzFactor.com
The basic elements that will make your crowdfunding efforts more fruitful.
9 Effective Networking Tips for Composers - Musicgoat.com
Do your homework before you network.
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How to Create a Podcast - The Creative Penn
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First vs. Third: Point of View and Character Development - The Other Side of the Story
Sometimes choosing the point of view of your book comes down to the central character. Is s/he entertaining enough to tell a story? Janice Hardy has some other thoughts on the matter.
Films Based on True Stories: More Interesting for Audiences, Daunting for Hollywood - Gather
With the film rights to a true story comes much responsibility.
The Uses of Social Media for Filmmakers - The Valley Advocate
Social media isn't perfect and may feel impersonal at times, but it is a fantastic tool for filmmakers to build an audience for their projects.
What to Eat Before You Sing - Judy Rodman
Feeling a bit peckish before a performance, but afraid eating will affect your vocals? Never fear, Judy Rodman is here with foods that won't interfere with your singing voice.
Negotiating Chord Changes on Guitar - Music After 50
Gigs are only as good as your chord changes. No one hates sloppy play more than the guy playing the axe.
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