Linkgasm of Writerly Business

It’s been a while since I had a Linkgasm! Today’s is concerned with the business side of writing.

io9 on “5 Ways The Google Book Settlement Will Change The Future of Reading.”

Kristine Kathryn Rusch, who’s written in a range of genres, has created an in-depth Freelancer’s Survival Guide that all writers, full-time or not, ought to visit and browse.

Courtney Milan, romance author, crafted a program to generate bookstore links for a range of online vendors.

Looking for new ways to publicize your blog posts? Why not participate in a Blog Carnival?

Associated Content allows you to: “create original content (articles, videos, images or audio) on any topic you choose…earn money every time your content is viewed…establish your expertise by applying to our Featured Contributor program.” A friend of mine has been writing restaurant and concert reviews for AC for a little over a month, and recommended the site to me.

Finally, just in case you’ve never tried Icerocket, it’s a useful search engine for blogs and for Twitter, sometimes catching items that Google does not.

About Victoria Janssen

Victoria Janssen’s first erotic novel, The Duchess, Her Maid, The Groom and Their Lover (Harlequin Spice, December 2008), was translated into French and German. Her second Spice novel, The Moonlight Mistress (December 2009), was translated into Italian and nominated for a RT Reviews Reviewers’ Choice Award. Her third novel is The Duke & The Pirate Queen (December 2010). She has also published erotic short stories as Elspeth Potter. Her blog features professional writing and marketing tips, genre discussion, book reviews, and occasional author interviews.
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4 Responses to Linkgasm of Writerly Business

  1. Cathleen Ross says:

    Thanks Victoria. I'd never heard of a linkgasm. Thank you for increasing my vocab. It's seems fitting that you should introduce me to new and exciting words.

  2. Victoria Janssen says:


  3. A. Catherine Noon says:

    Thanks for sharing this. I love collecting cool writing sites and information. ~adds to list~

  4. Victoria Janssen says:

    Me, too!

    Sometimes it takes me a while to read through them all.

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