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13 Tips for Writing a Novel

Writing is one of the greatest forms of communication. It brings people of different eras, countries, and languages together. It reveals the bonds that unite humanity and expresses the universal plights and pleasures of the human condition.<p>For me, completing a final chapter heralds the last few …

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10 Steps to Express Yourself Better in Writing

This guest post is by Jessica Millis. Jessica is an experienced writer, editor and copywriter. She teaches writing at James Madison University works …

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Productivity<p>The secret to getting the tools you love to play well together. Read More<p>Using Evernote<p>Web Clipper is how to find what you’ve already …

Best Downloadable Project Management Software for Writers

If you are looking for downloadable project management software for writers, where do you start? The best place is to consider exactly what you need …

The Productivity Hacks I Used To Write A 93,000-Word Book In 6 Weeks

One question people ask me a lot is how long did the book take to write.<p>There are a few answers to that.<p>I took book leave in May 2014 and I turned in my first draft in the middle of August 2014.<p>So you could say four months.<p>But I signed my book contract in September 2013, so maybe the answer is a …

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A Goal Plan for Writers Designed to Guarantee Success

<i>Editor’s Note: The following content is provided to Writer’s Digest by a writing community partner.</i> <i>This content is sponsored by American Writers &</i> …

50 Decoration Ideas To Personalize Your Dorm Room With

<b>Dorm rooms</b> are small by nature and the limited space makes it difficult to get enough storage, to have a comfortable and inviting ambiance and to …

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Don't Miss<p>13 most scary TV documentary moments ever 13 most scary TV documentary moments ever<p>Jeremy Clarkson makes Millionaire's most epic blunder …

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Don't Miss<p>Rolling Stones rock Manchester - and joke about Corrie Rolling Stones rock Manchester - and joke about Corrie<p>My Mental Health: 17 popstars …

Here's How Zen Meditation Changed Steve Jobs' Life And Sparked A Design Revolution

Jobs, a Reed College dropout, had just spent a few months in India.<p>He had gone to meet the region's contemplative traditions — Hinduism, Buddhism — and the Indian sun had darkened his skin a few shades.<p>The trip changed him in less obvious ways, too.<p>Although you couldn't predict it then, his travels …

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CES 2015: Volkswagen Adding CarPlay Support in Late 2015

Car manufacturer Volkswagen today revealed that it would add support for CarPlay and Android Auto to its vehicles at the end of the year, bringing Apple's in-car experience to the popular car brand. It'll debut alongside VW's new in-car infotainment system, referred to as MIB II.<p>Later this year, VW …

CES 2015: Otterbox Reveals 2,600 mAh 'Resurgence' Power Case for iPhone 6

Today at CES, Otterbox announced the iPhone 6 version of its Resurgence Power Case series. The case comes with 2,600 mAh of battery power and military-grade drop protection. The previous version of the Resurgence case featured a 2,000 mAh battery.<p>Resurgence boasts 2,600 milliamp hours (mAh) of …

CES 2015: AT&T Announces 4G LTE Smartcase With MicroSD Slot for Wi-Fi iPads

AT&T today announced the upcoming availability of its new Modio smartcase that will add 4G LTE connectivity to a Wi-Fi-only iPad or iPad mini. The Modio smartcase will be compatible with the iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 2 and iPad mini.<p>The Modio will allow Wi-Fi iPad owners to …

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CES 2015: Garmin Unveils New Vivoactive, Epix, and Fenix 3 Smartwatches

Building on its GPS roots, Garmin today introduced three new smartwatches with solid navigation features for hiking and fitness activities. The three vastly different products are designed to appeal to a variety of consumers in the burgeoning smartwatch market Apple will soon be entering, and …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Yosemite and Rocky Mountain NPs Consider Fee Hike

Two of the West’s favorite national parks are considering increased admission prices in an effort to better handle their never-ending stream of visitors. On Monday, officials at Yosemite National Park outlined a proposed increase in a press release on the park’s website. The price of single-vehicle …

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

Adventure<p>These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

8 awesome paid iPhone apps you can get for free right now

We finished last week with eight great paid iPhone and iPad apps that were available to download for free for a limited time, and we’re starting off …

20 amazing apps for getting the most out of iOS 8

So you’ve finally cleared up enough space to install iOS 8, or you purchased a new iPhone 6.<p>While iOS 8 doesn’t <i>look</i> radically different, Apple’s new operating system is capable of stunning visuals, and apps can now do more than ever thanks to widgets and app extensions.<p>From cutting-edge mobile …

5 Morning Rituals to Keep You Productive All Day Long

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most of us work long hours: 40, 50 or even 60 hours each week. But chances are, given distractions like online entertainment, office snacking habits and ill-designed time management, we're only churning out high-quality work a portion of …

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12 Digital Publishing Tools the Experts Recommend

To celebrate the 2 year anniversary of <b>The Future of Ink</b>, we asked our expert writers to tell us about their favorite digital publishing tools they’ve …

7 steps for writing blog posts quickly - Take off with Content Marketing

If someone had told me blogging was writing, I’d never have started. Honest. I hate writing.<p>Well, that’s not strictly true, I love writing I just …

16 Ways to Caffeinate Your Content and Give Your Audience a Buzz • Smart Blogger

You dream of connecting with a powerfully engaged audience.<p>Readers who are excited by what you write – and show it.<p>But so far, the reaction to your …

Writing Spaces: Where 9 Famous Creatives Do Their Best Work

Where’s your favorite place to write? What space inspires you, helps you be productive and keeps you organized? Without a place to foster their …

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Ten new things to do on holiday in the Lake District

Drive yourself wild<p>You might think the Lakes are about peace and quiet, but a new 4x4 adventure company, Kankku, has other ideas, offering off-roading trips on tricky terrain in the backwaters of the Lakes, as half- and full-day sessions. You take the wheel armed with a rally-style list of …