Category Archives: News + Tips

The human element of UX design: Beyond websites

UX, or user experience, is most often associated with web and app development. It is something we focus on heavily when we’re planning a website, since user experience is such an integral part of its success. We know that no matter how amazing a site looks, if users cannot navigate it easily they will not have a good experience. […]

91 years in the making: Memoir of celebrated Northwest Iowa veterinarian wins 2018 Write Place Book Contest

If the fascinating tale of a life that stretches through the Depression, World War II, and a decades-long career serving the farm families and animals of Northwest Iowa sounds intriguing, let us introduce you to Get Up, Get Going, winner of the 2018 Write Place Book Contest. […]

Pella author explores the power of forgiveness in juvenile fiction novel

The Joy of Forgiveness, written by Karen Fitzsimmons and illustrated by Rowena Hoover, is the latest juvenile fiction book published by the Write Place. It tells the story of Angel and Trouble, two teenagers who become best friends in spite of being as different as their names suggest. But when Angel makes the ultimate sacrifice […]

7 publishing trends to watch for in 2018

Whether you’re already a self-published author or you’re just starting to consider self-publishing, it’s always a good idea to keep your finger on the pulse of the industry. To help you stay in the know, we’ve pulled together some notes on what you can expect to see in the world of book publishing in 2018. […]

5 tips for building B2B connections on LinkedIn

With a set up like Facebook, LinkedIn helps businesses connect and build relationships. It’s an ideal place for posting job listings, company news, and professional content. The numbers prove it: 57% of businesses have a LinkedIn company page, and 94% of business-to-business marketers use this platform to distribute content. […]




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