Articles

Articles and opinion pieces written for this site and guest posts for other blogs.

The 4 Elements of a Great Story

The 4 Elements of a Great Story

I went to a lovely book club recently and we got chatting about story structure. It made me think about what makes a great story. You can read the four things that I think make a great story over on my fiction blog. What do you think is essential to any great story?

How to Find WordPress Hosting

How to Find WordPress Hosting

A self-hosted WordPress site is the best way to get yourself an effective author website – but how do you choose a hosting provider? Here are my recommendations.

Top 5 WordPress Plugins for Author Websites

Top 5 WordPress Plugins for Author Websites

Got yourself a new WordPress site and don’t know where to start? Here are five free plugins that every author website should have, including mailing lists, backups, SEO, security and social media.