Posted on 09/08/2021 at 11:13 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Victoria Strauss goes the extra mile to uncover the truth behind offers claiming to be amazing opportunities for authors. And,...

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Tagged As: Writer Beware

Posted on 08/02/2021 at 10:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Victoria Strauss was likely glad — or as glad as one can be, given the topic — to write her...

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Posted on 07/26/2021 at 09:23 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Some of the bad actors that Writer Beware reports on choose names similar to legitimate companies’, in hopes of luring...

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Posted on 06/30/2021 at 11:38 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Those who’ve heard the expression “a bad penny always turns back up” won’t be surprised by the latest news from...

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Posted on 06/16/2021 at 09:37 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer Beware has a lengthy post up about new sources of concern from a previously flagged company. Victoria Strauss became...

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Posted on 05/18/2021 at 10:22 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Scammers don’t go away — they just change their names. And then, of course, Victoria Strauss posts about them at...

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Tagged As: Writer Beware

Posted on 03/08/2021 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Victoria Strauss has added three more publishers to the Writer Beware caution list. Writers have been sharing more concerns and...

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Posted on 02/02/2021 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer Beware is returning to a past subject, the vanity press Waldorf Publishing, with additional warnings. Victoria Strauss is hearing...

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Posted on 01/18/2021 at 10:07 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We don’t blame anyone for trying to forget most of 2020. But we would suggest that you remember the shady...

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Tagged As: Writer Beware

Posted on 11/22/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We shared The Digital Reader’s concerns about Audible’s return and exchange policy earlier. Nate Hoffelder isn’t the only one sounding...

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