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Hey, Negative Reviewers: Get Your Facts Straight!

So, yeah I got my first negative review on Coming Home, and I know there will be more to come–you can’t please everyone all the time, you know. 489 more words

Writing

Blog Hop: Writers on Writing

This post was originally  published on my official author blog at KMRandallAuthor.com on 08/12/2014.

A fellow author from Booktrope asked some of us lady authors to join a blog hop, which I’ve never really done before. 739 more words

How do writers deal with bad reviews?

The world of writing can be an unforgiving place. As with any endeavour, a writer needs time and practice to improve their craft, but mistakes can be costly to your reputation.Possibly my greatest fear as a writer is putting something out there that I’ll later regret. 404 more words

Writing Questions

Don't Write a Review Based on the Sample!

I thought this was standard practice, but it looks like it needs to be said.

I was reading a review of a book on-line and one reviewer’s comments jumped out at me. 303 more words

Indie Author

YELP SUCKS PART 2

Does Yelp Filter Positive Reviews if a Business Refuses to Pay for Advertising?

Pierre ZarokianApril 10, 2014

Editor note: This post continues the conversation of small business’ experiences with Yelp after SEJ’s Matt Southern… 4,682 more words

YELP DOT COM IS A NIGHTMARE FOR REVIEWERS & FOR PLACES BEING REVIEWED

A CO-WORKER OF MINE

told this story

About a friend of his

who worked for YELP.COM

for 3 weeks

before he was sacked

for taking a sick day… 2,056 more words

Just Saying

Criticism Is Inevitable (Small Press Publishing)

The reviews on books can be frustrating at times. You put so much money, effort, and energy into creating a great reading experience and then anyone can come along and say “this sucked.” In the world of Amazon and book blogs and the Internet in general, every single person has an opinion and most are very ready to share it. 847 more words