Back to Back Issues Page
Great Last Minute Gifts for Writers
December 20, 2008
Hello

Last Minute Gifts for Authors or Get This for Yourself

In this issue:

1. Great Deals on Gifts for Authors (or buy this for yourself!)

2. Publisher's Note

~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*

Great Last-Minute Holiday Gifts

You may have heard of Dragon Naturally Speaking, a piece of software that transcribes every word you speak into a microphone attached to your computer into the written word.

This is the fastest way to "write" because you can speak off the top of your head. After you're finished, you simply edit for style and clarity and voila, you have just completed an article to submit to a magazine or publish on the web. You can even use it for writing a book.

Now, that this software is available for the Mac, I finally had the chance to try it. (Of course, it is also available for the PC and if you read on, you'll find a link for a great once-per-year special discount.)

I have tried voice recognition software in the past and been sorely disappointed. This time, though, I had a great experience and have started using this software to "write" all my articles.

Click on the link to read my review of Dictate for the Mac

Read my review so you can get an idea of how quickly you can start using this software out of the box. It's almost unbelievable, but it takes only about 10 minutes to train the computer to understand you words. Read more by clicking

Dictate is based on the same revolutionary engine for the PC that was developed by the people who created Dragon Naturally Speaking

which is the comparable product for the PC. If you are a PC-user and a writer, then no doubt you've heard great things about this software. Click on the link above for a special, one-time discount.

If the link above doesn't work (because this is the only way you can take advantage of the discount, go to:

Dragon Naturally Speaking

If you need a last minute gift for someone who loves to write or hates to type or if you've always wanted transcription software for yourself, then this is the best time to take advantage of some great deals.

Happy Holidays.

Laura Ramirez Write, Publish, Promote & Sell Your Book or Ebook http://www.selfpublishebooks.com

Writer/Publisher/Webmaster Resources at No Cost

Make Your Knowledge Sell - the downloadable book that tells you everything you need to know to write a book or ebook (or any other digital product) and sell it on the web, is now available at no charge. I highly recommend this book, in fact, it is the resource I used to write my first book which has won five awards. Download your copy by going to Make Your Knowledge Sell



Directory Submitter - this no-cost software will automate the process of submitting your site to hundreds of directories so you will receive the benefit of in-pointing links (links that point to your site) which are increased traffic and increased Google Page Rank. Download your copy by clicking on Directory Submitter

Back to Back Issues Page