5 Misconceptions About Writers

Writer's can sometimes get a bad rap. People develop and share all sorts of misconceptions, and while some of them are true, the majority of them actually have been proven wrong by real-life writers. Here are blank common misconceptions about writers.

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Getting Approved by Google Adsense: 5 Ways to Increase Your Chances

This post was recently requested by you guys, and although I have not actually monetized this blog or applied for Google Adsense yet, (I'm working on it...) I do have some tips on how to apply, what to expect, and common reasons why people get rejected.  So keep reading to find out how you can… Continue reading Getting Approved by Google Adsense: 5 Ways to Increase Your Chances


Followers Q&A

Hey guys!  It's finally Friday, and I wanted to create a post today just for you guys. My goal through this blog is to help other writers out with writing tips, blogging advice, short story inspiration, publishing guides, and really anything else you guys would like to hear.  So, I decided to ask you. I… Continue reading Followers Q&A


500 Followers: Appreciation Post

So it's been just over a month, and as of Saturday, February 17th at 12:03am, Author's Canvas officially has 500 followers!  I would like to acknowledge and thank everyone who has taken the time to read, like, comment, and share my posts because I really appreciate it.  Of course, I would also like to give… Continue reading 500 Followers: Appreciation Post


Things You Can Do To Help & Encourage New Bloggers

I’m truly tired of seeing bloggers who have been blogging for a considerable about of time with a considerable following trying to “keep their secrets“. Hun, you ain’t Dynamo. Bloggers who refuse to disclose how they get opportunities, what they’ve done to work with brands and those who straight up don’t reply to other bloggers… Continue reading Things You Can Do To Help & Encourage New Bloggers


On the Fear of Rejection

Sometimes, I think about what it takes to be an author. And I don’t mean ‘writer.’ One of the best things about writing is that anyone can do it. There is no such thing as an amateur or aspiring writer. If you write, you’re a writer. I mean ‘author,’ someone who makes a living by… Continue reading On the Fear of Rejection


5 Ways To Organize Your Blogging Life

Let me tell you some of the things I do to stay on top of my blogging schedule…

…or shall I say I do them most of the time! 🙂

5 Ways to Organize Your Blogging Life


Let me tell you some of the things I do to stay on top of my blogging schedule…

…or shall I say I do them most of the time! 🙂

1. I Write Safety Posts.

Keep a safety backlog of posts for those mojo-loss days. Four or five should do it. It can happen to us all so prepare for it! Or equally you might have kept your mojo and just be too busy, so just dip into your safety backlog and don’t forget to replace the ones you have used soon after!

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2. I Know Upfront Where I Want My Blog To Go

It doesn’t matter if the direction changes in 3 months time but as a newbie to get a car going you have to engage a gear and head to a set destination or you’ll stall or simply get lost along the way, ( which might be…

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5 Plugins Every Blogger Needs!

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Guest post by Laura from All In My Head.

Every blogger needs plugins to help run their WordPress site. There are so many amazing ones out there that really add to the look and functionality of your blog. They take out all the stress of coding – which a lot of people aren’t experienced with [myself included!].

Plugins also provide some really useful behind-the-scenes help that makes blogging life so much easier. I’m all about small tweaks with big impact! If there’s something out there that can do something in half the time I can, then I’m definitely going to use it.

Efficiency is key when it comes to running a successful blog, and time-saving means you can focus on more important things.

This is a roundup of my favourite plugins that I use to run All In My Head, my own blog over at laurajacquesaimh.com.


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