Writing a blurb

Editing_and_proofreading_blog_605I have yet to meet anyone who enjoys writing a blurb.

I wonder whether most people put the task off because we know that blurbs are key marketing tools. Putting it off creates a sort of block, so that when you do manage to make a start, nothing flows.

One good way to prepare is to look at the blurbs other people have written. Not only will you see plenty of good ideas to inspire you, but you will also see ideas you don’t like. If something stops you from looking at a book, then you should avoid that in your own blurb.

There is no magic way to write a blurb, but here are some posts to give you some guidance:

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About The Proof Angel

I am a freelance editor and proofreader. I work with a wide range of clients, from companies to self publishing authors. I can help you to communicate clearly in print or on line by providing a fresh pair of eyes, carrying out a final check, or by suggesting ideas to improve the flow of your message.
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