Barbara O'Toole

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50 Excellent Novels by Female Writers Under 50 That Everyone Should Read

It’s pretty much been settled that everyone should read more books by women. But when looking for recommendations, it’s often all Woolf, Morrison, …

Go boldly into the world of parody! - Blog Post

Recent Blog Posts<p>Edgar Award winners 2018<p>The 2018 Edgar Awards have been announced by Mystery Writers of America, celebrating the best mystery …

What is the value of art?

Flash Points, a monthly conversational series that ran on the <i>Art21 Blog</i> (now the <i>Art21 Magazine</i>) from 2008 to 2013, welcomed a range of guest writers …

Print to Pixels: The Digital Photobook

Ask most photographers how they feel about digital photobooks, and you will likely hear a snicker or see a dismissive scowl. Digital publishing is …

Fashion Blogger Matches Her Outfits to Artworks

Galleries<p>What matches best with a Hirst?<p>,<p>Pari Ehsan is an art-savvy fashion blogger whose Instagram account quickly ballooned to over 100k followers …

Check out Canadian artist Adam Lupton, recently featured in Hi-Fructose Magazine: http://goo.gl/OIC8tm See more of Adam's striking paintings on Saatchi Art: http://goo.gl/8pFEtM

Warhol (left) and Tennessee Williams (right) talking on the SSFrance, 1967; in the background Paul Morrissey. Posted by Nicoletta

Best books of 2013,Best books of the year,Best books,Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie,William Boyd,Fiction,Art and design,Biography,Essays,History,Literary criticism,Politics,Poetry,Science and nature,Society,Stage,Thrillers,Books,Culture,Bill Bryson,Eleanor Catton,Shami Chakrabarti,Jim Crace,Roddy …

Amazon launches iOS-compatible Kindle Unlimited, a $10/mo. all-you-can-read ebook plan

While the digital music market has been trending toward monthly subscription services for unlimited access, Amazon is now trying the same approach …

The Best Biographies of 2014 (So Far)

From John Updike to Louis Armstrong, from Mavis Staples to John Quincy Adams, we round up the most fascinating life stories published this year.<p>Only …

Las Bicicletas are popping up around Brooklyn and lower Manhattan, a public art project by Gilberto Aceves Navarro intended to get the conversation going finding on solutions to environmental issues faced in urban settings. http://artlog.com/post/90685179190

Don't Forget Google+ and LinkedIn

Google+ and LinkedIn get a bad rep among social media marketers. Granted, they’re not established and recognized beasts like Facebook and Twitter, …

How to Use Twitter Advanced Search Queries for Leads

Shares 3K<p>Do you struggle to find leads on Twitter?<p>Have you used Twitter advanced search queries?<p>Twitter’s constant stream of updates makes it …

Twitter Cards for Blogs: How to Set Them Up

Shares 4K<p>Have you heard of Twitter cards?<p>Are you wondering how you can use them for your business?<p>To learn about how Twitter cards can be beneficial …

How to Use Twitter Hashtags as a Prospecting Tool

Shares 4K<p>Do you find it hard to have meaningful engagements with prospects on Twitter?<p>Do you want a better way to find quality prospects and increase …

2014 Social Media Image Size Cheat Sheet

<i>Editor’s Note: This post was updated on 12/23.</i><p>It seems like every week, there’s a new example of how images can be used to improve your results on …

How to Speed Up Your Content Curation Process

Shares 4K<p>Do you want to share helpful content, but don’t know where to find it?<p>Are you looking for tools to speed up your content curation process?<p>In …

Infographics

4 Cool Little Things to Do With the New Twitter Profile [SlideShare]

Freebie Friday: Are You Taking Advantage of These 20 Free Online Tools for Authors?

These free online tools for authors are creative problem solvers that can rev up your author marketing and publicity, help you raise funds, measure …

Writing

10 Tips for Starting, Growing, and Maintaining a Mailing List for Authors

<i>Guest Blogger: Pauline Creeden</i><p>The Dos<p>Tip #1 ~ It’s never too early to start your list. Not published yet? No problem. If you want to have a great …

The Author Hangout: Book Marketing Tips for Indie & Self-Published Authors by Shawn Manaher interviews Hugh Howey C.J. Lyons, Tim Grahl, and Nick Cole on Book Marketing, Self

Twitter Tips for Authors

Twitter is an amazing tool to brand yourself as author and connect with your readers and fellow authors. Twitter can play a big role in your …

Mary Meeker's Internet Trends Report 2014 is Live on Flipboard

Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends Report 2014 is Live on Flipboard<p>Inside Flipboard / May 28, 2014<p>There are few things that get the tech and business …

Social Media Tips for Indie Authors

Perhaps one of the best ways to get your books out and seen for free is through the social media sites. However this can consume a lot of your time …

Kindle Relationship Building: What’s Your Origin Story?

We all understand the importance of building an email list.<p>As a Kindle book author, this list can be the #1 generator of sales during a book …

Marketing

How to Create Social Sharing Links in Under 5 Minutes [Quick Tip]

Artist Business Strategies with Alyson Stanfield

Artist Annie Salness suffered a stroke almost 8 years ago. While many artists would have given up when faced with the trials Annie had, she met the …

Art

Google Now Allows Brand Pages to Become Google+ Local Pages

Today, Google is releasing a feature worldwide that allows a business to transfer the "heart" of its local data (verification, reviews, Map pin, …