#Friday5 – blog round up 19 July
Welcome to #Friday5 a quick round up of articles and news about sex blogging and writing that have caught our eye this week.
Win a ticket to Eroticon USA or Eroticon 2014 on Molly’s blog. Molly is running a Sinful Sunday competition and one of the prizes is a ticket to either Eroticon USA or Eroticon 2014. A fantastic chance to get you to the sex blogging and erotica writing events of the year as well as join in with the wonderfully supportive blog community that Molly curates.
Malfic shares his tips on where to stay for Eroticon USA. A really useful post listing some of the local Atlanta hotels with feedback from locals Lord Raven and Alice.
Literary agent Madeleine Milburn offers her top tips on submitting to an agent. If you’ve got a novel burning its way out of your fingers this post has some fantastic advice on submitting to an agent or publisher, it is also worth a read if you’re a self-publisher as there are some useful tips that can translate to promoting your work.
Violet Blue writes about Tumblr throwing a search invisibility cloak over adult blogs. A thorough overview of the move by Tumblr to not-index adult blogs on its system and the, seemingly arbitrary, deletion of search tags which render adult blogs all but invisible to potential new audiences.
Kristina Wright has a new call for submissions out. Published by Cleiss, Kristina is looking for erotic romance stories for the new anthology Commanding Desire.
That’s all for this week, if you see a blog or news item you think is worth shouting about, tweet us with the hashtag #Friday5 to share it.