5 research tips and hacks for writers

research hacks

Today I am honoured to be featured on the wonderful site The Write Life, talking about research tips and hacks for writers (if you are blogging and writing professionally this one needs to be on your reading list).

the write life

Here are my top 5 tips in bulletpoint form:

( to see the whole article and read all about it, you can head over here).

1. Set up Google Alerts

2. File newsfeed articles and sector roundup emails to a Google Doc

3. Use Twitter lists to file news and articles to Evernote

4. Send key RSS feeds straight to Evernote or Google Docs

5. Use existing collated research

Head on over to The Write Life for more amazing tips, and do share with me here below in the comments if you use any of them and what works for you :)




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