Ana Avendaño

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This Workout Is Magical Because It Will Actually Change the Shape of Your Butt

You wanted the best workout for your butt, and here it is. Complete with squats and lunges, as well as dumbbells for added resistance, this workout is the hardest thing your butt will do all day. And that's a good thing because that's how you know it's working to reshape your booty. It also means …

The Best Writing Apps of 2018

Novelists, screenwriters, book authors, and bloggers: Look no further for the best dedicated tool for your craft.<p>Dedicated Writing Apps<p>What …

6 unusual habits of the world’s most creative people

I expend a huge amount of my time and energy writing books and articles and working to keep my company innovative. I’ve developed an obsession with …

Comment on How Do You Blog Consistently When You Have Very Little Time? by Luci Gabel

Hi, Ali, I think it’s time for me to start looking at old posts for reposting. When you do that, do you simply edit an old post and keep the original …

Writing

How to Make a Paper Longer the Smart Way

Meeting an essay’s required page or word count can sometimes be a struggle, especially if you’re juggling multiple papers or exams. In a pinch, …

Creative Writing

Business Musings: How To Build A Brand: The Early Stages (Branding/Discoverability)

When I do marketing posts, they tend to freak my loyal readers out. Sometimes, the posts freak me out too. What writers want from marketing blogs are …

Writing

The Fundamental Secret to Finding Time to Write

Hey, you. Yes, you—the one with the storied dreams and the demanding imagination. You need to TAKE the time to write.I’m sorry to say this, but that …

Creative Writing

Be Specific! How to Get to the Point in Everything You Write

You want your writing to have a clear message. You want it to be easy to read and reach more people.But your pieces aren’t getting a lot of …

Creative Writing

The current trend in network comedies

Deadline Hollywood, the online industry website, posted an interesting article recently about single-camera vs. multi-camera sitcoms. You can find it …

Screenwriting

How A Believable Theme Builds A Believable Plot

It’s a way to test what you believe as the writer through your characters. If for example, in the sci-fi story, your heroine goes back to save the …

The Writer’s Process

Hmm, what’s my process? Funny, I don’t think anyone’s ever asked me that before. I don’t really have a “process,” per se, just a simple routine that I meticulously follow every day like a disciplined genius robot.<p>I usually wake up around 5 or 5:05 <i>A.M.</i>, and get out of bed immediately. I do not press …

Coconut

Know Your Limit: The Ideal Length of Every Social Media Post

Trying to craft the perfect Tweet? Not sure how many hashtags it takes to improve your post’s engagement on Instagram? Stumped on how many characters …

Social Media

47 no-fail ways to find blog post ideas

Empty Google docs.<p>Empty editorial calendars.<p>Empty WordPress posts.<p>Sometimes content marketers have to deal with a lot of emptiness, and turn all that blank space into content that attracts, and engages, and converts.<p>But no pressure, right?<p>How do you keep the ideas and creativity flowing constantly …

Can't Think of Creative Ideas Easily? Try These 5 Tricks to Become an Idea Machine

You might not even consider yourself a creative person, but chances are, you have been in a situation that requires a little creative thinking. Maybe …

How to Write a Great Letter, According to One of History’s Best Correspondents

For centuries, biographers have been able to rely on a priceless resource when it comes to 18th, 19th and 20th century figures: their subjects’ …

10 Handy Writing Tips That I Use Regularly – Part 1

• Write every chance you get. Write every day if you can. You should be thinking about writing or actually writing whenever you can.<p>Reading is so …