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The Geek Writer

Hi, I'm Oren Cohen! I'm a software engineer, blogger, and aspiring Fantasy novelist. Welcome to my little slice of The Internet! I built The Geek Writer to help content creators like you build online homes.

If you're trying to make a living from your art or create a community around your unique voice, you're in the right place.

Sign up to get my 10-step publishing checklist right now and get notified when my book - The Geeky Content Creator's Starter Kit - comes out! All my email subscribers will get it for free. Besides, You'll get one helpful blog post every Friday, and I might pamper you with some more resources during the week.

After you sign up, reply to the checklist email to let me know about your creative journey! I'm excited to talk to you!

Featured Posts

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5 Reasons You Should Start a Circle Community Today

The Future of online communities lies with Circle.

5 Reasons You Should Start a Circle Community Today
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5 Ways to Increase Traffic to Your Blog For Free

The best way to increase traffic to your blog is by being helpful.

5 Ways to Increase Traffic to Your Blog For Free
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How to Use Zapier to Save Time on Social Media Posts

Set it up once, and see it work for you with each new article published

How to Use Zapier to Save Time on Social Media Posts
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How to Write a High-Quality Quora Answer

Create quality answers, and Quora will put your answers in front of more eyes.

How to Write a High-Quality Quora Answer
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How to Design an Article People Will Read?

I want you to take a step back and realize the structure that stands behind a good article — the design that gives value to your reader.

How to Design an Article People Will Read?
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The Clock Is Ticking For Founding Members

It's time to act fast.

The Clock Is Ticking For Founding Members
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How to Measure Your Growth as a Writer

First, we need to understand what growth means to you.

How to Measure Your Growth as a Writer
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Dimension 20 Season Reveal: Mice & Murder

A new season is on its way! Let's speculate!

Dimension 20 Season Reveal: Mice & Murder
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How to Escape the Endless Middle of Life

The Endless Middle is the time between when you started your journey and making your dream come true. Let’s talk about shortening it.

How to Escape the Endless Middle of Life
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5 Harsh Truths About Being an Online Writer

These harsh truths came from over a decade of writing on the internet.

5 Harsh Truths About Being an Online Writer
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Predictions for Dimension 20: The Unsleeping City Chapter 2's Finale

Let's discuss how it all ends!

Predictions for Dimension 20: The Unsleeping City Chapter 2's Finale
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When a TV Show Inspires Your Creative Awakening

How The Bold Type made me consider my creative future.

When a TV Show Inspires Your Creative Awakening
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How to Tell if The Blog You're Reading is a WordPress One

It's one crucial step to understanding and learning from its creators' process.

How to Tell if The Blog You're Reading is a WordPress One
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How to Not Feel Bad When People Unsubscribe From Your List

Your expectations were just too high.

How to Not Feel Bad When People Unsubscribe From Your List
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An Open Letter to Content Creators Everywhere

A gentle reminder that while the journey is hard, it's also worth it.

An Open Letter to Content Creators Everywhere
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Stop Disrespecting Your Email's Subject Line

Every time you fill it out mindlessly is a missed opportunity.

Stop Disrespecting Your Email's Subject Line
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Income Streams: Why You Should Never Have Just One

When you only have one income stream, you make life difficult for yourself. I'll show you how it affected mine. Don't make my mistake!

Income Streams: Why You Should Never Have Just One
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Use This Exercise to Create 3D Characters

Improve your character creation process by doing this exercise and getting to know your characters on a whole new level.

Use This Exercise to Create 3D Characters
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Dimension 20: The Unsleeping City Chapter II Review

Let's talk about this season of Dimension 20 and whether you should watch it or not (hint: you should if you've watched chapter I)

Dimension 20: The Unsleeping City Chapter II Review
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How to Build a Streaming Community

What can we learn about building a community from MugsTV - a content creator with more than 200k followers on Facebook.

How to Build a Streaming Community
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How To Deserve a Verified Badge on Social Media

Everyone wants the status, but are you willing to work for it?

How To Deserve a Verified Badge on Social Media
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3 Effective Ways to Share Your Articles on Twitter

Learn how to engage with people and increase your Tweets' exposure.

3 Effective Ways to Share Your Articles on Twitter
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Should You Become a Content Creator?

The journey to becoming a content creator is not easy. Are you committed?

Should You Become a Content Creator?
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5 Pitfalls to Avoid When Launching a Blog

I tried many platforms to feel at home. Here's what I learned.

5 Pitfalls to Avoid When Launching a Blog
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Lessons Learned From Four Years of Content Creation Failures

Lessons I learned while trying to make a living from creating content on the internet - and failing - for four years.

Lessons Learned From Four Years of Content Creation Failures

Recent Posts

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5 Reasons You Should Start a Circle Community Today

The Future of online communities lies with Circle.

5 Reasons You Should Start a Circle Community Today
Members Public

5 Ways to Increase Traffic to Your Blog For Free

The best way to increase traffic to your blog is by being helpful.

5 Ways to Increase Traffic to Your Blog For Free
Members Public

How to Use Zapier to Save Time on Social Media Posts

Set it up once, and see it work for you with each new article published

How to Use Zapier to Save Time on Social Media Posts