13 Key Questions To Ask Beta Readers

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Your book is ready for beta readers. And, whether it’s your first book or not, this is a big deal!

You’re wondering, though, where to find these beta readers, how many you need, and what questions you should ask them to get the most benefit from their time and attention.

We’ve been there, and you have our warmest congratulations and shared excitement!

With that, welcome to our list of helpful questions for beta readers. 

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13 Solid Reasons You Should Hire A Writing Coach

You have a great book idea, and you know that, with a little help, you could create something that would entertain your readers or help them with something.

And you’re thinking, “I want to write a book, but where do I start?”

You need book writing help. And just reading a stack of writing books or skimming through blog posts isn’t getting you past your messy first draft (or maybe even the first page). 

You need an accessible human guide who knows what you don’t (yet) and who’s as invested in your book’s success as you are. 

Welcome to our post on 13 solid reasons you should hire a writing coach. 

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25 Of The Best Grants For Writers To Fund Their Craft

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You’ve heard about government grants for writers, but you don’t know where to find them or whether you even qualify for any of them. 

True, some of them are for residents of a specific state. And some are for applicants of a specific demographic. 

But plenty of them only require that you submit high-quality work for their consideration. And the need-based ones don’t even require that. 

To help you find the best grant options for you, we’ve collected 23 of the best grants for writers living in the United States. 

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The 5 Best Tablets For Writers in 2023

While most writers prefer a full-size keyboard for their day-to-day work, that’s no reason why a writer needs to sacrifice the portability and convenience of a tablet.

In fact, for writers who want or need to write wherever life takes them, whether they are in a café, on a train or airplane, in the office or on the beach, a tablet can be a fantastic way to take your work anywhere you need to go. 

Today’s tablets have many of the functions and features of laptops.

They can be fully-featured work machines for writers who need comfortable interfaces, fast research, comfortable typing, and intuitive multi-tasking — more than they need lightning-fast processors or huge amounts of onboard storage.

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9 Of The Best Laptops For Writers On A Budget

You’re shopping for a writing laptop. And the options… let’s just say they’re overwhelming. And that’s just for the ones you can afford. 

Computers for writers come with so many different features. Some have Microsoft 365 included. Others have touchscreens and can convert to tablets

And then there are Macs, which are in a class all their own.

If you don’t know exactly which features you want (and which ones you can live without), you’re bound to feel lost.

But we can help with that.

Welcome to the AuthorityPub list of the 9 best laptops for writers on a budget. 

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Kindle Unlimited Review: Is It Worth It?

You’ve heard about Kindle Unlimited, and you see references to it whenever you’re book-shopping on Amazon.

But what does it actually do? And does it make sense for you to join?

Or is Amazon Prime — and Prime Books — a better fit for you? What does Kindle Unlimited give you that Prime doesn’t (and vice-versa)?

Welcome to our Kindle Unlimited Review. Our goal here is to make it easy for you to decide whether this service is worth your time and money.

Let’s start with what this service is, what it costs, and what you get as a subscriber.

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