Archive for May, 2010

May 28, 2010, 1 Comment

Self-publishing can be frustrating on a number of levels, including when it comes to receiving marketing support, which unfortunately often falls short of what is advertised. As you go forth […]

Fantastic First Lines

May 27, 2010, Leave a Comment

I won’t judge a book by its cover, but I will by its first line. I’ve developed a habit. Open the book jacket, flip to the first chapter. If the [ ...

How to Catch the Eye of a Publisher: All in a Day’s Query Letter

May 25, 2010, 3 Comments

You’ve got a great idea for a book. In fact, people have been telling you to write it for years. But you don’t want to write a full-length manuscr ...

IBM Releases New and Improved Social Media Analytics Tool

May 21, 2010, Leave a Comment

A few days ago, IBM released an updated version of its data mining and text analytics tool, the SPSS Modeler, which will now gather data from multiple ...

  • Our New Website
    May 12, 2010, 1 Comment

    First off, welcome! This new website is the fruit of much love and labor, and we hope you enjoy it as much as we are. On the new StyleMatters website, […]