Category Archives: Articles

Announcing “Project Anatole” – iWriteReadRate v2.0 – the social place to discover new stories

We’ve been a little quiet recently, but rest assured we’ve been very busy! We’re building a completely new version of iWriteReadRate utilising everything we’ve learnt with our v1.0 site currently online. We’re very excited about the plans we have, so register on our main site now to keep updated. Continue reading

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Guest Post: So Many Books, So Little Time by Melissa Foster (@Melissa_Foster)

We’re delighted to welcome Melissa Foster in this guest post for iWriteReadRate. Melissa is a bestselling author and involved in running a number of great initiatives to support aspiring authors. Thanks to her for contributing to our blog. Here she is… Continue reading

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Reaching Readers & Breaking Through The Indie Noise

It’s a crowded, busy and noisy place out there in Indie Publishing land. Here’s some thoughts from iWriteReadRate Founder, Adam Charles, on what’s happening and what you should think about as an Indie author… Continue reading

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Win a Google Nexus 7 32GB by Reading & Rating eBooks

Yes, you heard us correctly. We’ve got a brand new and shiny Google Nexus 7 32GB to give away to a lucky iWriteReadRater. The Nexus 7 is a fantastic multi-use and portable tablet and we think it’s a great prize for our new competition. Continue reading

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Ending UK VAT on eBooks Makes Sense

For quite some time now there has been numerous discussions and even a petition to the UK government about ending the nonsensical full VAT (Sales Tax) rate on ebooks. This is in stark and pointed contrast to the fact that print books are exempt from VAT. Continue reading

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The Samurai Guide To #Editing Like A Rock Star (Guest blog by @StartYourNovel)

We’re delighted to welcome JM Bell back to iWriteReadRate with this great guest article about editing your work. Whilst reading this, ask yourself, do you edit like a Samurai and a Rock Star? Continue reading

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Writers & Readers of the World Unite!

The Indie publishing movement is an exciting and innovative emerging array of people and organisations out there in the wide old reading world to support and develop new writers and help connect them with their audience. Here’s a short article from one of our founding Directors around why he thinks that now is a fantastic time to be a writer or a reader. Continue reading

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The eBook Revolution 2012

In March 2011 we posted an article entitled “The eBook Revolution: What Does Emerging Technology Mean for Writing and Reading Literature?” This article is an update following a year watching and taking part in la revoluci√≥n. Read more… Continue reading

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4 Quick Reasons Why #Editing Your #eBook Is Essential

Continuing our “4 Quick…” Series, here’s a short article about why attention to detail, repetition and focus are essential during the editing process. Read more… Continue reading

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App-Tastic: Project Prometheus Part One

Here at iWriteReadRate we’re all talking about Project Prometheus. As we’ve shared with you already there are three parts that are designed to add new dimensions to the experience you receive with us. We’re delighted to unveil to you the first part… Continue reading

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