How to Write a Book: Proven Start-to-Finish Steps

We all have a great book idea burning inside of us.

In fact, most of us dream about learning how to write a book.

We imagine how writing a bestseller will change our lives. How it will advance our careers. How it will make us an authority on a topic we enjoy.

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7 Tips for Writing Motivation: Stay Motivated When Writing a Book

I’ve written over 90 books over my 40-year career, and I can tell you that as much as we would like them to, books don’t write themselves. Motivation is the measurement of the energy that is put into any endeavor.

When you write a book, you are bound to struggle with periods where you lack the motivation to write or experience writer’s block, a key challenge that writers face while lacking the motivation to write. Even when writing inspiration is lacking, it is crucial to stay committed and motivated.
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How to Write an Author Bio (Examples Included)

You’ve written a book that’s about to be published or an article that’s going live online. Congratulations!

But although this is a big accomplishment, your job isn’t done: You also need to write a short author biography — otherwise known as an author bio– so your readers can get to know you.

An author bio shares relevant information about your education and experience. This proves your credibility, showing that you know what you’re talking about. It also allows your readers to connect with you as a person.

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How to Become an Author and Publish Your Book

Many people dream of knowing how to become an author and publish a book.

You might even be one of them!

If so, you may already have a topic in mind, or you might have even started writing your masterpiece.

And if you don’t have anything in the works yet, don’t worry. Most people interested in a career as an author don’t know where to start and some may even find the possibility of becoming published out of reach.

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Demystifying the Writing Process: How Long Does It Take to Write a Book?

Aspiring authors often find themselves pondering the big question, “How long does it take to write a book?” as they seek guidance on the unknown path ahead.

I’ve walked the path myself as a renowned author and motivational speaker, having penned over 90 bestsellers. That’s why understanding the book writing process timeline is an absolute game-changer for anyone ready to unleash their creativity.

That’s why I’m going to dive into the different factors that influence the writing time of a book, explore effective strategies to optimize your writing skills and gain valuable insights into the sequential stages involved.
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How to Become a Freelance Writer & Take Control of Your Own Career

Are you looking for a new career — one where you’re in control of your work and your schedule? If you enjoy writing, then becoming a freelance writer might be the perfect job for you.

Freelance writers are self-employed, working with individual clients on what is typically a short-term basis. Instead of earning a yearly salary, freelancers get paid by the hour or by the project. 

There are numerous benefits to starting a freelance writing career. For one, you can enjoy the independence and flexibility of setting your own schedule and choosing your work. You can also work from anywhere in the world and make as much money as you’d like.

But, this career isn’t for everybody — it takes a lot of work to market yourself as a freelance writer. You’ll need to hustle 24/7, staying in an entrepreneurial mindset to find the clients you need. But for anyone who is a skilled writer and a hard worker, freelance writing can be an excellent way to take control of your own career.

Here’s everything you need to know on how to become a freelance writer. 

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How to Create a Table of Contents for Your Book

You’ve researched your book and become an expert in your field. You’ve done the hard work of slogging through your first draft, getting words on the page. And you’ve finished editing the manuscript and adding those final touches.

But as you glance back through your book, you suddenly realize you forgot one extra-important step: the table of contents! 

It’s important to add a table of contents to your book. This page gets your readers excited about what’s coming up and helps them stay organized as they jump in.

However, you might be wondering how to create a table of contents. What information should you include? How should you structure it? What heading styles should you use? And how does this step work if you’re writing an ebook?

Read on for everything you need to know about how to create a table of contents for your book.

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