A vibrant Writing Community exists across social media these days with thousands of authors and new writers looking to make connections, engage with fans, and build their platform or online presence. When I started my Twitter account to accomplish the same thing, I found a welcoming community willing to help new writers like myself get a head start.
New to the #WritingCommunity?
Here is a post by Carol Beth Anderson where she asked the community to send their best tips for engagement on Twitter. Many of these tips can be adopted for any platform.
Fantastic Article from Emma Lombard:
If you’re looking to hire an editor for your work, give this article a read:
Over the last several months, I’ve compiled a number of lists using Twitter and I thought the following might be helpful. You can also find these and other lists under my Twitter account, categorized by genre and other categories.
Literary Agents and Agencies:
List of Literary Agents for 2019-2020: multiple lists of Literary Agents
Top Literary Agencies with the Biggest Book Deals: Regularly updated, this page lists the top 100 agencies in the U.S. with the biggest book deals and what genres they are looking for.
Manuscript Wishlist (#MSWL): a website run by literary agents with profiles, information and most importantly, what these agents are looking for in a manuscript.