Pull Quote – What Is It & How You Can Make Use of Them

Examples of a Lift-out and Pull quote

Pull quotes, or lift-out quotes as they are also known, are quotes from within a larger piece of text that are “pulled-out” of the text and placed in an isolated area within the document to emphasize a particular quote or section of writing. Pull quotes can serve as a teaser to entice potential readers to dive deeper into the story.

Pull Quotes - What Are They & How You Can Make Use of Them

5 Advantages Editors Have as Authors

Guest Post by Val Breit

editors make great authors

Book editors are usually a key player behind the scenes helping make a book its best before publication. But did you know that editors have some significant advantages over non-editors when they decide to take center stage and write their own a book? It’s true. Here are five ways editors who publish books have an advantage over […]

5 Ways Your Brand is More Important than Your Book

By Mike Loomis

You’re working on a book. But are you focused on the right elements? I’m not asking about grammar, voice, and flow. I’m referring to the most overlooked aspect of the business of writing: your personal brand. Believe it or not, your brand is more important than your book. Here are five reasons why—and guidelines for improving […]