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Boom de yada, wheres mah bukkit? The world according to LOLrus, Steve, Matt and the cats
By Petra Rehling
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: British English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Web / user generated content
Internet memes and viral videos are flowing through our lives like hyperlinks and have taken on a central role in our daily pursuit of happiness. This nonfiction essay focuses on the “thingification” of everyday culture, by looking at our use of iThings and the portrayal of the human condition in the world of LOLcats and Matt Harding’s dance videos.
Yelp Help: How to Write Great Online Restaurant Reviews
By Hanna Raskin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Essays
Yelp Help, written by professional food critic Hanna Raskin (Seattle Weekly, Dallas Observer), is the first how-to book for online restaurant reviewers. This lively introduction to the art of food criticism is a comprehensive guide to reporting, conceptualizing and writing clear, fair and engaging short-form restaurant reviews that fellow eaters will appreciate and chefs will admire.
Write to Earn: A Beginner's Guide to Content Writing
By Nicola Tamara Arthurs
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Online services / general
"Write to Earn: A Beginner's Guide to Content Writing" looks at the main issues that freelancers must pay attention to in order to launch, and sustain, a career. The main focus is honing one's writing skills; plus, there are many hints and tips that every freelancer needs from the very start. "Write to Earn" also offers advice on work ethics and habits to adopt, as well as things to avoid.
User Generated Content Report
By Paul Smithson
Price: Free! Words: 14,610. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Web / user generated content
A helpful and informative guide to the world of user-generated content. Covers everything from social media through to blogs, forums, rating systems, user commenting, user reviews and a whole heap more. Includes useful examples, hints and tips, insider knowledge, legal issues, pitfalls to watch-out for, and ways that will help transform any kind of website into a highly active user experience.
Once Upon An Albatross... Volume 1 (1999-2005) (Blog Postings)
By C.D. Reimer
Series: Once Upon An Albatross... Blog Postings. Price: Free! Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The first volume of blog postings from Once Upon An Albatross... about life in Silicon Valley, featuring 20 blog postings from 1999 through 2005, and an appendix on how a Wildcat! BBS in 1995 morphed into various websites over the years until becoming a WordPress blog.
A Silicon Valley Writer Volume 1 (2008-2009) (Blog Postings)
By C.D. Reimer
Series: A Silicon Valley Writer Blog Postings. Price: Free! Words: 12,150. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The first volume of blog postings from A Silicon Valley Writer about writing and being a writer, featuring 19 blog postings from 2008 through 2009: "The Screen Writer's Question," "The Writer & The Bedbugs," "Then Suddenly The Book Is Done," "The Blackmail of David Letterman," and "Aiming For The Prairie Schooner Book Prize."