The key to a successful Kickstarter campaign is getting enough backers to meet your goal. Unless you already have an audience, reaching potential backers can be hard work. If you've got a great... by Ste Grainer8 months ago
Ashley made some great points in her article about using tags to enhance your SEO. I wanted to touch on some of the ways you can use tags to enhance your articles for readers as well.
Help your... by Ste Grainer11 months ago
When you picture an editor, you probably imagine the red pen poised over a document, marking every spelling or grammatical mistake. While that is part of an editor's job, the real meat of their... by Ste Grainer12 months ago
You're a unique snowflake. You like a unique blend of games, platforms, and genres. Why not let that work for you? Follow stuff on GameSkinny and get the news you want about the games, platforms,... by Ste Grainer1 year ago
If you want to write about a game, but aren't sure where to start, you've come to the right place. This is a guide to game coverage, and we'll provide examples of each coverage type along the... by Amy White1 year ago
"What would you do if I sang out of tune?" Oops, wrong part of the song!
I get by with a little help from my friends! And so can you! Everyone needs a little help sometimes. At GameSkinny, we... by Ste Grainer1 year ago
When you first start posting on GameSkinny, it might be a bit overwhelming. There are a lot of fields to fill out! Ultimately, the more information you provide relevant to your post, the better it... by Amy White1 year ago
If Making Headlines: The Surprising Secrets Behind Writing Smart Titles was the lecture, here's the practical application and homework. If you go through these, feel free to post about your... by Ste Grainer1 year ago
Writing a great title is a lot like getting dressed to find a suitable partner. Your title is the first thing people see, and whether they read any further often hinges on how interested they are... by Ste Grainer1 year ago
As you participate in the community at GameSkinny, and in particular as you write and create great content, you receive points. The more points you receive, the higher your level. In the same way,... by Ste Grainer1 year ago
The GameSkinny newsletter is one way we help you stay up to date on the latest news from the gaming world. Our highly trained robot assemblers look at your favorite games, systems, tags, genres,... by Ste Grainer1 year ago
Editing is more than just correcting spelling and grammar mistakes. Our editors also look at how your post is formatted to make it more engaging and easy to scan. They look at the post's metadata... by Ste Grainer1 year ago
Back in the day, some A$$ invented the high score. (Actually, the first occurrence of the term “High Score” was in Sea Wolf in 1976, and they didn't record initials with the score.) Ever since,... by Ste Grainer1 year ago
When you're watching a talk show (like Oprah), you'll notice that almost every show is about a guest. Before she got her own channel, Oprah was very well known for having the best of the best,... by Katy Hollingsworth2 years ago
Our writers (and your editors) are sometimes unsure of punctuation--and understandably. Sometimes it can be tricky. What styles are solid, concrete rules and what are subjective? This segment will... by Katy Hollingsworth2 years ago
Alright, you're writing now and you may even have a few articles under your belt. You're using your own (active) voice, you're offering your opinions and making your audience pee their pants with... by Katy Hollingsworth2 years ago
Sentences are... well, everything about your article. Literally. So how can you structure sentences to ensure you're making the most out of your article?
Key words should be placed at either... by Katy Hollingsworth2 years ago
Let's talk about the people you're trying to reach. Obviously, for reviews, your market becomes the players of any specific or series of titles. Fairly simple. Just keep in mind... by Katy Hollingsworth2 years ago
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