- General Craft & Resource Books
- Non-fiction Craft Books
- Fiction Craft Books
- Online Writer Communities
- Oklahoma Writing Groups
- SEO & Blogging Help
- Affiliate Suggestions for Bloggers
- Website, Graphics, & Publishing Tools/Help
- Planners for Writers
- Helpful Writing Sites & Podcasts
- Music to Spur the Words
General Craft & Resource Books
Non-fiction Craft Books
Fiction Craft Books
Online Writer Communities
Oklahoma Writing Groups
Tulsa – Fellowship of Christian Writers (FCW)
Find them on Facebook, meets monthly, educational.
Tulsa – Tulsa Area Writer’s Connect
Email me for more info. Is a small, informal gathering of Tulsa area writers who come together socially and share a few learning lessons and encouragement too. Very informal. Meet 1x/quarter.
Oklahoma City – Oklahoma Christian Fiction Writers (a branch of ACFW)
Meets monthly, always educational.
SEO & Blogging Help
Christian Bloggers Bootcamp
Highly recommended! Small class sizes & accessible teacher. Helped me tremendously.
Defining You Ministry Audience (Free)
SEO for Christian bloggers
SEO Fundamentals for Christian Bloggers (Free)
Blog Planning Toolkit for Christian Bloggers
Jesus Online – A Complete Guide to Starting A Christian Blog Ministry (FREE)
Affiliate Suggestions for Bloggers
Share A Sale (There are several Christian affiliates available here.)
Website, Graphics, & Publishing Tools/Help
Website Hosting – SiteGround
Reliable & fast.
Has discounts from time to time on products like Deposit Photos and PublishDrive. Sign up through the link above to receive notice of these special digital deals.
Inexpensive photos, especially if you sign up through the AppSumo deal 1x/year. Rights are listed, so no worries about copyright issues for blog posts, etc.
Wonderful site for creating graphics (Free and paid version)
Self-Publishing (Magazines & Books – for gifts and sales)
(I LOVE this tool. Not only does it indicate grammar and punctuation mistakes, but it also highlights passive voice and other things to help the writer create a stronger piece.)
Planners for Writers
Helpful Writing Sites & Podcasts
The Write Conversation with Edie Melson (Both fiction & nonfiction)
Music to Spur the Words
(Many have YouTube or other free links as well as paid products.)