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15 Memorable Quotes by Maya Angelou, the People's Poet

by Staff Writers | The Web Writer Spotlight: May 31, 2014


What's your favorite Maya Angelou quote? It might seem shallow to remember anyone by listing their quotes, but it’s important not to forget the wisdom and inspiration those who have passed on shared while alive, including the wise words of a prolific writer, poet and activist like Angelou.

What Famous Writers Are Reading [Infographic]

by Mike Hanski | The Web Writer Spotlight: May 7, 2014

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What do all the best writers have in common? They read a lot. Take a look at their bookshelves and you will see how their reading preferences has influenced their thoughts and views.

10 Best Books on Content Strategy You Should Read

by Staff Writers | The Web Writer Spotlight: Feb 28, 2014

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Do you want to unleash powerful content on the World Wide Web? Awesome! What kind of content are you planning to unleash exactly? To What end? The best books on content strategy teach you how to plan and create compelling content that influences thought and action.

10 Best Christmas Gift Ideas for Book Lovers

by Staff Writers | The Web Writer Spotlight: Dec 11, 2013


Ah, Christmas–the perfect time get your loved ones a gift and make the holiday season that much more special! Think outside the box this year and get them gifts that enhance the reading experience.

The Most Popular Books of All Time [Infographic]

by Staff Writers | The Web Writer Spotlight: Nov 19, 2013


This infographic explores the most read books throughout history. Which are your best books of all time?

Ties that Bind: Stories of Love and Gratitude

by Staff Writers | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 26, 2013

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How do you forgive a killer? StoryCorps celebrates its 10th anniversary with the release of a new book "Ties That Bind." The book features Mary Johnson's incredible story of forgiveness and love for her son's killer.

Zadie Smith's White Teeth: 10 Golden Rules for Writers

by Staff Writers | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 10, 2013

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Zadie Smith, acclaimed author of the brilliant, vividly written, deeply hilarious novel White Teeth offers her 10 golden rules for writers.

David Ogilvy’s 10 Tips to Write Well

by Staff Writers | The Web Writer Spotlight: Sep 4, 2013

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Good writing is not a natural gift. You have to learn to write well. The "Father of Advertising" offers 10 snippets of advice on how to write well.

Stanley Fish's How to Write a Sentence: And How to Read One

by Staff Writers | The Web Writer Spotlight: Jan 25, 2013

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Distinguished college professor and The New York Times columnist explores sentence craft and sentence pleasure to uncover what makes for truly beautiful language.

6 Books to Read Before You Start Your Own Freelance Writing Business

by Staff Writers | The Web Writer Spotlight: Mar 25, 2012


Are you thinking of starting your own freelance writing business? These six books offer valuable information and inspiration you need before you take the entrepreneurial plunge.


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