Welcome to the exciting new Lulu Blog where we look forward to chatting with you not only about our services but also about the publishing industry and writing here in the UK and Ireland as we ponder the past, present and the future. There is also lots of great industry information on our twitter and …
Month: November 2016
You are a writer. Using your keyboard you can create an entire world, the people who live in it and the circumstances for all sorts of interesting things to occur. At peak production, you are churning out 500 to 1000 words a day. So why is it so difficult to write 100 words about yourself? It is, after all, a topic in which you are intimately familiar.
Since joining the Lulu team, I have attended publishing trade shows around the country in an effort to keep up with industry trends. After a few years, I noticed a distinct pattern. Each year it seemed the industry latched onto a particular theme or buzzword around which all shows were organized. One of the first of these themes focused on the need for creating an author platform.