This week’s Indie Author Update ranges from metadata to blogging curation to how to develop a platform. All worthy topics for indie authors from experts in the publishing field.
So how is your summer so far? I’m enjoying all of my regular weekend activities: dancing, hiking, and cycling. I hope you have a chance to be active as well.
Indie Author Updates
Author Blogging 101: Your Quick Guide to Content Curation by Joel Friedlander: “Curators have traditionally been found in museums and libraries where, relying on their expertise in a specific field, they acquire, organize, and present selections of works with something in common. Enter technology, and we’ve had an explosion of online content aimed at specialized audiences. The last time I looked, there were a reported 73 million blogs online (although you and I know that probably 72 million of them are abandoned, with their last post in 2013).”